2017 Media Releases

Join the cheering crowds for Proms

20 July 2017


7pm, Saturday 19 August I 2pm, Sunday 20 August
The Concourse Concert Hall, Chatswood

Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Dr Nicholas Milton AM leads the full Willoughby Orchestra and Choir in a celebration of masterpieces in Last Night of the Proms, performing beloved works as the Dambusters MarchJerusalem and Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March.

The concert will feature guest soloists from Pacific Opera, as well as a special performance by outstanding young cellist Bennet Tsai. Bennet, 13, has been awarded the 2015 Sydney Eisteddfod Alf & Pearl Pollard Memorial Instrumental Award for Performance Excellence, the 2016 MBS National Young Virtuoso Award and FM 102.5 Young Virtuoso Award, the 2017 Overall Winner at the NSW Secondary School Concerto Competition and the Grand Prize Winner at the 2017 Enkor International Music Competition.

“Experience the magic of the Proms in this spine-tingling performance by the Willoughby Symphony and our special guest artists,” said Dr Nicholas Milton AM. “Wave your flag high as you enjoy the triumphant strains of this glorious music, set against the backdrop of the world class Concert Hall on The Concourse,” he said. 

Purchase your tickets now at 8075 8111 or visit theconcourse.com.au

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Phone: 9777 7703
Mobile: 0455 061 700
Email: Samantha.Connor@Willoughby.nsw.gov.au 

For non media related enquiries contact Willoughby City Council on 9777 1000 or email@willoughby.nsw.gov.au