Monday 10 July, 7.30pm Tuesday 11 July, 7.30pm Melbourne Recital Centre
Diana Doherty oboe
Nigel Westlake conductor
Spirit of the Wild - Oboe Concerto
LIOR / WESTLAKE
Lior and the Australian Youth Orchestra
Experience an evening of wonderful music as the beautiful vocals of ARIA nominated Lior are accompanied by the next generation of exceptional young musicians from the Australian Youth Orchestra.
Under the baton of leading Australian composer, Nigel Westlake, explore the depth, texture and emotion of Compassion – a symphony of songs drawn from a rich collection of ancient texts and stirring sounds, which unite the soulful vocals of Lior with the vivid drama of Westlake’s orchestral style. Radiating truth and sincerity, this timely work is an examination of the idea of compassion between human beings, mixing profound and poetic messages from a diverse range of backgrounds.
Join us in this celebration of orchestral music as we showcase the brilliance of Australia’s home-grown talent. Sure to be an exceptional evening of music not to be missed.
From Adult $49, Concession $45, Under 25 $25