Omega Ensemble: Harp Fantaisie at Melbourne Recital Centre
Thu Sep 24th, 2020

Omega Ensemble: Harp Fantaisie
Melbourne Recital Centre

Folksongs, Fantasies and frantic Fratres.

The program includes: Jacques Ibert - Trio for Violin, Cello, and Harp; Camille Saint-Saëns - Fantaisie for Violin and Harp; Michael Glinka - Drei Russische Lieder; Sally Whitwell - Harp Trio world premiere; Arvo Pärt - Fratres.

American harpist Emily Granger joins Omega Ensemble for the first time in a sparkling program of trios for harp, violin and cello. From the French charm of Ibert’s Trio for Violin, Cello and Harp and Saint-Saëns’ Fantaisie, to the dark Russian flavours of Glinka’s Drei Russische Lieder (Three Russian Songs) and the frantic energy of Fratres by celebrated Estonian composer Arvo Pärt.

This program also features a world premiere work by Aria Award-winning pianist and composer Sally Whitwell, commissioned for Emily Granger and Omega Ensemble.
Address: Corner of Southbank Boulevard and Sturt Street, Southbank 3006
Price: TBA
Date: Thursday Sep 24th, 2020 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Melbourne Recital Centre
Corner of Southbank Boulevard and Sturt Street, Southbank 3006 Victoria