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Canberra Wind Symphony: April in Paris

13 April 2016

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Wednesday 13 April, 7:30pm
Duration:
120min
Venue:
Street 1

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The second voyage in the 2016 beyondblue Concert Series sees the outstanding Canberra Wind Symphony take to their home stage of the wonderful Street Theatre for a trip through Gay Paree and beyond into the lush French countryside; travelling with Camille Saint-Saëns, Claude Debussy, Jacques Offenbach, Paul Dubois, Georges Bizet, Maurice Ravel and George Gershwin.

The French sound is one of passion, grandeur, ooh-lah-lah and perhaps a little decadence. It has, well … a certain je ne sais quoi! Rich and lustrous harmonies thrive in the environments of the great impressionist and modern French composers; paying homage to the excitement and flair of the French lifestyle.

The international Canberra Wind Symphony presents music created for its medium by the finest writers, showcasing the stunningly thrilling sounds this instrumental combination produces. Experience the captivating and engaging brilliance of forty passionate professional artists interactively sharing their love of live music performance with you. The freshest contributor to the international wind music colloquy, the Canberra Wind Symphony doesn’t just ‘put on concerts’ for audiences – you’re our guests and we’re all in this together!

As a foundation principle the orchestra supports philanthropy through the arts. For each ticketed performance a substantial donation is made to beyondblue to assist with their work in tackling depression amongst Australia’s farmers.

Partnerships are available to provide ‘Pay-it-forward’ free tix for those who may not be able to afford high-calibre live music. Click here for more information.

Street One - Reserved | Duration - 120 minutes, with interval

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APRIL IN PARIS
beyondblue CANBERRA WIND SYMPHONY concert series
A STREET LIVE MUSIC PRESENTATION

WEDNESDAY 13 ARPIL @ 7:30PM

STANDARD: $45
CONCESSION: $38
GROUP 4+: $38
STUDENT: $25
UNDER 12: $10

Location

15 Childers St,

City West ACT 2601

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Opening hours

Mon - Fri: 9am - 6pm

+ 1.5 hours prior to performance

 

02 6247 1223
street@thestreet.org.au