2018 Concerts ...

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Here are our 2018 dates.

5pm Sunday April 29

Raye Freedman Arts Centre

Peter Scholes conductor

Soloist - John Chen piano

Edvard Grieg "Elegiac Melodies"
Lyell Cresswell "Of Smoke and Bickering Flame"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart "Piano Concerto K595"

5pm Sunday June 17

Raye Freedman Arts Centre

Composer Portrait - Helen Bowater

Peter Scholes conductor

Blas Gonzalez piano

Miranda Adams violin

Claire Scholes mezzo-soprano

ACE Brass - guest ensemble

The Ghost of Oedipus

for solo piano

Cottleston Pie

for solo piano

The Frivolous Cake

for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble

Violin Concerto

for Ten Players

declination 0 (zero)

for chamber ensemble

beneath the crumpled stars

for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble

White Kingdom

for brass trio

When I fell…

for mezzo-soprano, flute and bassoon

5pm Sunday August 12

Raye Freedman Arts Centre

Composer Portrait - John Elmsly

Peter Scholes conductor

Passacaglia (1984)
Three Doubles (1995)
Dream Fragments (1980)
A-twining (1998)
Ascend (2008)
Three Songs (2016)
Microtungwhorl (2015)

5pm Sunday September 16

Raye Freedman Arts Centre

Chamber Concerto

Peter Scholes conductor

Soloists Justine Cormack violin

Sarah Watkins piano

Dvorak "Serenade for Winds"
Rossini "Duet for Cello and Bass
Alban Berg "Chamber Concerto op.8"

5pm Sunday November 25

Raye Freedman Arts Centre

Hoadley, Taylor & Mozart

Peter Scholes conductor & clarinet

Soloist Abigail Sperling flute

Ben Hoadley "Turakirae" for clarinet and orchestra [WORLD PREMIERE]
Alex Taylor "Concerto for Flute" [WORLD PREMIERE]
Mozart "Symphony No.40"

A message from ACO Chairman Frank Olsson

A message from Musical Director Peter Scholes


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