|Program:|| GLINKA Ruslan and Ludmila Overture |
WILKINS Didjeridu Concerto *WORLD PREMIERE
ELGAR Enigma Variations
|Soloists:||Gumaroy Newman - Didjeridu|
|Event Date:||Sat 20th NOVEMBER, 7pm|
|Venue:||Petersham Town Hall|
The Metropolitan Orchestra’s (TMO) final performance for 2021 conducted by Artistic Director and Chief Conductor Sarah-Grace Williams, features another ground breaking world premiere by Australian female composer and TMO Artist in Residence Keyna Wilkins, written in collaboration with leading indigenous didjeridu player Gumaroy Newman. Commencing with Glinka’s powerful Overture To Ruslan and Ludmila the orchestra will then proudly present Wilkin’s and Newman’s world premiere of a new didjeridu concerto. Elgar’s outstanding Enigma Variations will complete an irresistible night of powerful emotions, scenery and wonderful imagery.
Supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW and The Inner West Council.