Kit Millais

Performer | Band Leader | Educator

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Australian Discovery Orchestra- Arts Learning Festival

  • Ian Roach Hall, Scotch College 1 Morrison Street Hawthorn, VIC, 3122 Australia (map)

As part of the Arts Learning Festival, we’re celebrating the work of Victorian instrumental music teachers by creating the ADO Arts Learning Festival Orchestra.
Teacher musicians from all Victorian schools – Independent, Catholic and government will be performing in this event on the final day of the festival, Sunday 7 May at 3.00 pm.
The concert includes two major orchestral works written for children. These Australian premiere performances will also be live streamed to a worldwide audience.

Conductor: Kevin Purcell

Susan KANDER Miranda’s Waltz for narrator and orchestra (Story by Mary Hall Surface), Australian premiere

Elmer BERNSTEIN To Kill A Mockingbird  (suite)
From the luminescent 1962 film-score to Harper Lee’s iconic novel
Guest Conductor: John Ferguson (Director of Music, Scotch College)

Anthony PICCOLO Imaginary Symphony No. 1 for orchestra and unison children’s chorus, Australian premiere


Earlier Event: April 29
Bruckner 8: Hear Magnificence