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The Lyrebird Festival | Closing Concert
26 November 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm AEDT$5 – $45
The grand finale of the inaugural Lyrebird Festival in the Megalong Valley, featuring performances by all festival artists, including the Bowerbird Collective’s ‘Where Song Began’, a multimedia concert given five stars by Limelight Magazine.
Where Song Began includes…
Arvo Pärt – Fratres for solo violin, 1977
Sarah Hopkins – Reclaiming the Spirit, 1993
Ralph Vaughan Williams – The Lark Ascending, 1917
Chris Williams – bird, songs, seas, 2017
Ross Edwards – Ecstatic Dance No.2, 1990
Johann Heinrich Schmelzer – Cucu Sonata, 1664
J.S. Bach – Prelude from Cello Suite No.1, c.1720
David Lang – Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattle Bird), New Commission, 2017
Ngarra Burra Ferra – Traditional Indigenous hymn
… and afterwards, Boccherini Fandango, guitar quintet!