2019 Concert Season Kicks off
NPCO 2019 Concert Season kicks off this week with My Ireland (Mise Eire) at Melbourne Recital Centre on 14 March and Montrose Town Centre on St Patrick’s Day, Sunday 17 March.
Gemma Turvey leads the New Palm Court Orchestra in a homage to Irish music traditions, with special guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor) at the Melbourne Recital Centre. Featuring the premiere of Turvey’s piano concerto Banríon for chamber ensemble, completed during her Prelude Composer in Residency at Gallop House, Perth, as well as Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys, jigs and reels and excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire.
7pm Thursday 14 March 2019
Melbourne Recital Centre, Primrose Potter Salon
Cnr Southbank Blvd and Sturt Street, Southbank
Tickets $39 ($29 conc) + booking fee
Book online at melbournerecital.com.au at or phone 03 9699 3333
2pm Sunday 17 March 2019
Montrose Town Centre
935 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd, Montrose
Tickets $26 + booking fee
Book online at yarraranges.vic.gov.au or phone 1300 368 333
Free pre-concert talk 1pm