Southern Cross Soloists

Wednesday, 20 October 2021 at 8pm

Tania Frazer (oboe/Artistic Director), Jonathan Henderson (flute), Ashley Smith (clarinet), Alan Smith (violin), Blair Harris (cello), James Wannan (viola), Alex Raineri (piano).

 

Tickets for this concert can be purchased in advance:

Programme

TELEMANN - Trio sonata for flute, violin and continuo in D minor, TWV42:d10

MOZART - Oboe Quartet in F major, K 370/368b

BRUCH - Kol Nidrei, Op.47

WEBER - Clarinet concerto no 1 in F minor, Op.73

Interval

BERLIOZ - Harold in Italy, Op.16 I:’Harold in the Mountains’ 

MOZART - Piano concerto no 24 in C minor, K 491.

 

About the Artists

Celebrating a 26 year legacy in 2021, Southern Cross Soloists (SXS) has firmly established itself as one of Australia’s pre-eminent classical music ensembles. It is a collective of some of Australia’s leading instrumental soloists.  Balancing breathtaking virtuosity with vibrant storytelling, the company is synonymous with excellence playing all over Australia and across the globe. Through vibrant and innovative programming, SXS creates world-class, dynamic, unique, intimate, sensory and culturally diverse artistic experiences for audiences of all ages.


Company in residence at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) and hosts of the annual Bangalow Music Festival, SXS embraces a collaborative approach to performance and fosters creative partnerships with leading international soloists and composers. The company annually employs over 85 artists and arts-workers, mentors the next generation of rising stars and offers community engagement across a broad spectrum of cultural offerings.

SXS are committed cultural ambassadors through metropolitan and regional areas, passionate exponents for commissioning new Australian music, dedicated educators and above all, constantly in pursuit of excellence in the magical art of music making.

 

To read about the individual musicians performing in this concert, visit the Southern Cross Soloists website.

 

 

Programme Notes

Programme notes will be available here closer to the concert.