2016 Media Releases

Revel in romance at the Willoughby Symphony’s season-opening concert

13 January 2016

7pm, Saturday 13 & 2pm, Sunday 14 February I The Concourse Concert Hall, Chatswood

The Willoughby Symphony's highly anticipated 2016 Season, Pure Elation, opens with the powerhouse concert GALA, a glorious celebration of romantic arias by opera’s greatest lovers.

Under the baton of internationally renowned Artistic Director and Chief Conductor, Dr Nicholas Milton, with special guest soloists, soprano Taryn Srhoj, tenor Michael Butchard and mezzo-soprano Jermaine Chau, the magnificent Orchestra and Choir will perform a selection of heart-wrenchingly beautiful duets from Puccini’s La Bohème and Madama Butterfly, as well as the beloved Flower Duet from Delibes’ Lakmè,

"GALA will be an emotional journey that will pierce your heart with the visceral beauty of these unforgettable works," said Dr Nicholas Milton. “Watch in awe as the Willoughby Symphony create the inexpressible moments in opera that will shake you to the core in this stunning concert spectacle for the romantic at heart,” he said.   

Experiencing sold-out success in previous years, the GALA concert is an instant classic of the season. Don’t miss this incredible opening to another spectacular year.

Purchase your tickets now at 1300 795 012 or visit theconcourse.com.au

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