Classic Adventures: Nature's Symphony

Family Concert

Saturday 17 June 2023, 2pm & 3.30pm

Perth Concert Hall

West Australian Symphony Orchestra respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and Elders of Country throughout Western Australia, and the Whadjuk Noongar people on whose lands we work and share music.

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Classic Adventures

Nature's Symphony

Antonio VIVALDI The Four Seasons: Spring, Mvt.1 Allegro

Gina WILLIAMS Wanjoo song

Nikolai RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Flight of the Bumblebee

Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Nutcracker Suite: Waltz of the Flowers

Ross EDWARDS Ecstatic Dance for orchestra

Nikolai RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Capriccio espagnol: I Alborada

Victor ARUL Two Wagtails

Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Swan Lake: Dance of the Little Swans

Aaron COPLAND Appalachian Spring ‘Simple Gifts’

Jen Winley
Thea Rossen

This concert does not contain an interval.

WASO Assistant Conductor, Jen Winley is supported by the Simon Lee Foundation.
Select activities and foyer installations provided courtesy of our Classic Adventures 2023 partner, Scitech. Giant flowers provided by Jotterbook Flowers.
Willie Wagtail recording provided by Marc Anderson from Wild Ambience.
Field recordings, locally sourced from WA’s south west, provided by Josten Myburg.
Graphics and scenic design by busy bee Pip Bartlett.

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