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Gondwana World Choral Festival 2019: Great Southern series concert 4 – Estonian TV Girls’ Choir & Young Adelaide Voices
19 July 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm AEST
Tickets: Adult $25 | Concession (child/student/under 30/pensioner) $20
The Estonian TV Girls’ Choir (Estonia) and Young Adelaide Voices (Australia) perform in the Great Southern Series in Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
The Estonian Television Girls’ Choir of thirty-seven young women aged 13-20, performs a repertoire of religious and secular music from different ages, folk music, modern pop, jazz and vocal-symphonic forms. The choir has performed in most European cities and the US. They have collaborated with renowned Estonian composers Arvo Pärt, Veljo Tormis, Urmas Sisask and Tõnu Kõrvits as well as British composer Roxanna Panufnik and world-renowned America conductor, Eric Whitacre.
- Artistic Director & Founder – Aarne Saluveer
Established in 1988, Young Adelaide Voices is a cultural ambassador representing Australia and South Australia in international festivals and competitions. Its choristers share their love of singing and passion for contemporary Australian music, at the highest possible standard and have performed in prestigious venues from Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s Cathedral to Disneyland! In 2016 the choir took part in festivals in Salzburg, Bratislava and Verona. In Bratislava that they won three gold medals and Artistic Director Christie Anderson was presented the award for Best Conductor of the Festival. The high standard of choral performance achieved by the Choir has led to the production of ten CDs including the recording OYE!
- Artistic Director and Conductor – Christie Anderson