Sounds of War

Preseting a selection of beloved European classics, ANAM Musicians present a miniature festival jam packed with chamber music repertoire. 

This first program ”Sounds of War” takes the listener to the heart of a creative process residing in the grim circumstances of war. Janacek’s Capriccio was an idea by a pianist who had lost an arm in WW1, Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time was composed at a prisoner of war camp during WW2. Stravinky’s Soldier’s Tale fuses elements of the Faust myth into a satirical expression of a multicultural community immersed in a conflict with itself.

STRAVINSKY L’histoire du soldat
Dario Scalabrini
(QLD) clarinet
Jack Cremer (NSW) bassoon
Joel Walmsley (VIC) trumpet
Cian Malikides (NSW) trombone
Nathan Gatenby (QLD) percussion
Felix Pascoe (VIC) violin
Ben Saffir (NSW) double bass

JANACEK Capriccio
Anna Rabinowicz
(VIC) flute
Nicholas Corkeron (QLD) trumpet
Isabella Thomas (NZ) trumpet
Jeremy Mazurek (WA) trombone
Jordan Mattinson (QLD) trombone
James Littlewood (VIC) bass trombone
Will Kinmont (NSW) euphonium
Leo Nguyen (VIC) piano

MESSIAEN Quartet for the End of Time
Oliver Crofts
(WA) clarinet
Rachael Kwa (NSW) violin
Oliver Russell (QLD) cello
Matthew Garvie (NSW) piano

Duration: approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes (with interval)

Euphonium supplied courtesy of Yamaha Music and Fine Music (Hawthorn)

Please note:
- For details on ANAM's COVID-safe policy and what to expect at this event, CLICK HERE
- If purchasing a senior, concession or under 30 ticket, please provide proof of eligibility. Concession includes full time student card or pension card.
- If you hold a government issued Companion Card you are eligible for a free ticket for your companion. Please call us on 03 9645 7911 or email to make your booking.

Image: Pia Johnson

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