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Australian Romantic and Classical Orchestra: Revolutionary Romance

17 September 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST

Single Tickets: Adult $75/$95 | Concession $65/$60 | Student $30/$25 | Under 30 $35/$30 | Group 10+ $67.50/$58.50
Subscription Tickets: 3 Concerts Premium $256.50 | 3 Concerts A Reserve Adult $202.50, Concession $175.50 | 3 Concerts B Reserve Adult $175.50, Concession $162

Romance and the Revolution – Mozart’s beloved Clarinet Quintet and exquisite Sinfonia Concertante

Our Revolutionary Romance concert will feature the beautiful rich sounds and textures of Classical period strings performing the most sublime works by Mozart and Spohr, along with the star of the basset clarinet Nicole van Bruggen.

Spohr introduces us to a revolutionary new world of string playing, before launching into Mozart’s famous Clarinet Quintet, written for the Viennese master clarinettist Anton Stadler. The Grande Sestetto Concertante, familiar to audiences as Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola, will be performed here in the magnificent chamber music version.

Louis Spohr (1784-1859) – Allegro Moderato from String Sextet in C major Op.140 (1848)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) – Clarinet Quintet in A major K.581 (1791)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Grande Sestetto Concertante in E flat major K. 364 (1779)

ARCO Chamber Soloists
Rachael Beesley – director
Nicole van Bruggen – basset clarinet soloist



City Recital Hall, Sydney
2-12 Angel Place
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia