One of the greatest instrumentalists of our time, Håkan Hardenberger is renowned for his performance of the classics of the trumpet repertoire, and as a pioneer of significant new music. In this compelling exploration of showpieces for brass, Hardenberger will both perform alongside and direct ANAM musicians in a program which will encompass a landmark work for brass and percussion, the Symphony by American composer and conductor Gunther Schuller and a work Hardenberger himself premiered, Confrontation by Swedish composer Benjamin Staern.
Program to include:
STAERN Confrontation for trumpet and brass quintet
SCHULLER Symphony for brass and percussion
LINDBERG Ottoni for brass ensemble
BERNSTEIN Suite from West Side Story arr. Eric Crees for brass ensemble
Håkan Hardenberger trumpet/director
Duration: approx. 2 hours (including interval)
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Håkan Hardenberger’s ANAM residency is generously supported by Peter Jopling AM QC
This performance is generously supported by Sofitel Melbourne on Collins
Photo by Marco Borggreve
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