2017 Media Releases

Make Mother’s Day Musical!

01 May 2017

Spoil your loved one this Mother’s Day with a Willoughby Symphony Gift Package, featuring four beautiful concerts from the 2017 Season, Enduring Passion.

Led by internationally celebrated Dr Nicholas Milton AM, the Willoughby Symphony is one of Australia’s most exceptional orchestral organizations and renowned for captivating performances that showcase their incredible diversity and skills across a variety of crowd-pleasing classics and new, innovative repertoire.

The Mother’s Day subscription package will include tickets to the following concerts:

MIRACLE – 17 & 18 June

Celebrated conductor Carolyn Watson leads the Orchestra and virtuoso percussionist Claire Edwardes in a glittering performance of works by Daniel Rojas, Hadyn and Mendelssohn. 

FANTASY – 5 & 6 August

Dr Nicholas Milton AM leads this highlight concert of the season, commencing with Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante and finishing with Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s glorious Scheherazade, based on the storyteller princess who outwits a murderous Sultan with her 1001 enchanting tales. 

NATURE – 16 & 17 September

The full Orchestra and Choir combines on stage to perform Smetana’s most enduring composition, The Moldau, featuring Vienna-based horn virtuoso, Hector McDonald.

TRIUMPH – 28 & 29 October

The 2017 Season draws to a dramatic conclusion in this concert of unbridled passion, featuring special guest soloist Kristian Chong performing Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

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Media Contact
Acting Marketing and Events Manager
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