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Ku-Ring-Gai Philharmonic Orchestra: Classical Masterpieces
1 September 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
- Adults $40
- Pensioner $30
- Student/junior $12
The KPO presents two beautiful concerts in which you will be immersed in some of the finest music from the classical and baroque eras. A suite of orchestral music from Rameau’s tragedie-opera Dardanus opens the concert in elegant French Baroque style, with lively dance movements and stately interludes.
- Colin Piper: Conductor
- Shefali Pryor: Oboe
- Rameau: Dardanus Suite
- Beethoven: Wind Sextet
- Mozart: Oboe Concerto K314
- Beethoven: Symphony No 2 in D major
Shefali Pryor grew up and studied in Sydney where she graduated with 1st class Honours from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. During this time she participated in numerous programs with the Australian Youth Orchestra and was a member of the Sydney Sinfonia for several years. Upon graduating Shefali commenced a contract as 2nd Oboe with the Sydney Symphony and in 2004 she won the permanent position.
Colin’s first musical studies were piano lessons from the age of six. He completed the Diploma course studying piano and percussion at the NSW State Conservatorium of Music and joined the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in 1968, having graduated through the ABC’s National Training Orchestra scheme.