2016 Media Releases

The Willoughby Symphony performs Last Night of the Proms

20 June 2016

7pm, Saturday 20 August (Sunday concert SOLD OUT)
The Concourse Concert Hall, Chatswood

Tickets to the Willoughby Symphony’s ever popular Last Night of the Proms concerts are selling fast – with Sunday’s performance already sold out! 

Join the cheering crowds as Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Dr Nicholas Milton AM leads the full Willoughby Orchestra and Choir in this massive celebration of symphonic and choral masterworks including the Dambusters March, Jerusalem and Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March (Land of Hope and Glory),

The concert will also feature a special guest performance by outstanding young cellist Sarah Kim.

In 2015, Sarah graduated with top marks with a Masters of Chamber Music at the Hochschule für Musik Freiburg and has had the privilege of working with some of today's most highly-regarded cellists including Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, Wolfgang Böttcher, Frans Helmerson, Ralph Kirshbaum, Jens Peter Maintz and Pieter Wispelwey.

“This year our beloved Last Night of the Proms concerts will be bigger and better than ever before as you experience the power of these incredible works in a spine-tingling performance that will leave your heart thumping and your spirit soaring!” said Dr Nicholas Milton.

“Don’t miss your chance to join us for this fun-filled evening of unbridled passion and triumphant strains. Flag-waving welcome!” he said.

Don’t miss out! Purchase your tickets to the Saturday performance now at 1300 795 012 or visit theconcourse.com.au.

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