Willoughby Symphony Orchestra presents A Mozart Celebration
Enjoy the online premiere of our first concert since the pandemic. Filmed lived on Saturday 22 August with a small audience, the Willoughby Symphony strings section with chief conductor and artistic director Dr Nicholas Milton AM and singers from Pacific Opera returned to The Concourse Concert Hall in Chatswood for A Mozart Celebration. Sit back, relax and enjoy this recording from the comfort of your home.
Experience a glorious and uplifting celebration of Mozart’s genius with selections from The Marriage of Figaro, Don Giovanni, and The Magic Flute.
The always astonishingly brilliant singers of Pacific Opera. under the artistic direction of the inimitable Peter Coleman-Wright AO with Music Director Bradley Gilchrist, delight with heart-wrenching and piercingly beautiful arias and ensembles from some of the master’s most exquisite operatic creations. Pacific Opera is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.
Enjoy crowd favourite Grainger’s Irish Tune from County Derry (Londonderry Air) and delight in sumptuous string works by Grieg, Strauss and Tchaikovsky.
Hosted on this website, the concert will premiere on YouTube and Facebook on Sunday October 11 at 2pm and will then be available to watch again at your leisure.
It was a new experience for the musicians, performers and support staff with a COVID safe check-in processes for all musicians, singers, venue staff and patrons.
You will notice in the concert, the musicians and singers physically distanced on stage and wind instruments were replaced by a piano.
If you enjoy this performance, look out for something special from Willoughby Symphony Orchestra and Pacific Opera at Christmas
This event is part of
Monday, 12 October 2020 | 12:00 AM
- Saturday, 31 October 2020 | 11:59 PM