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Chamber Music Adelaide | On the Terrace: On the Road – Port Augusta
12 August 2022 @ 11:30 am - 7:30 pm AEST
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 13 August 2022
Chamber Music Adelaide is excited to be heading out on the road in August for our first ever regional presentation of On the Terrace. Since 2013 On the Terrace has been a welcoming and accessible mini-festival featuring performances by some of Adelaide’s most experienced chamber musicians, rising starts and special guests. This unique tradition will be continued in Port Augusta with performances to be hosted by the Curdnatta Artist’s Gallery and the two Gallery spaces of the Yarta Purtli Cultural Centre, which is home to the esteemed Malka art prize.
THE ADVENTURES OF CHLOE THE ORCHESTRA DOG
FRIDAY 12 AUGUST, 11:30AM, LEA MEMORIAL THEATRE
Join the Chamber Music Adelaide ensemble as they take you on a musical adventure with composer Bruce Stewart’s terrier Chloe.
In this delightful work for small chamber orchestra audiences will follow Chloe’s adventures in time travel, visiting different cities and orchestras and coming across many well-known tunes along the way.
DARK: ANTIKYTHERA (WORLD PREMIERE)
FRIDAY 12 AUGUST, 7:30PM, ARID LANDS BOTANIC GARDENS
DARK: ANTIKYTHERA is a nocturnal outdoor musical work composed and performed by Soundstream Collective’s Gabriella Smart and Daniel Pitman that incorporates large scale spatial sound technology and instrument customisations to achieve an immersive and physical audio experience.
Surrounded by a powerful surround system and in complete nocturnal darkness the audience’s attention is directed upwards towards the night sky. The night sky directly influences the foundational score, with performers reacting to the association and predominance of the planets, the movement of satellites and comets, making each performance a unique experience.