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Elegies & Dances at Federation Square

Dates: 12 Sep 2014

Address: Deakin Edge, Federation Square, 2 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Phone: 03 9650 3365  


Melbourne Chamber Orchestra presents an homage to the two great moods of the string orchestra: the sparkling drive of the dance, and the poignancy of the elegy.

MCO Artistic Director William Hennessy will be the violinist for Bach's Concerto in A minor in this program.

The program includes:
- JS Bach's Sonata for Solo Violin in A minor BWV 1003: Andante
- JS Bach's Concerto for Violin in A minor BWV 1041
- Purcell arr Stokowski - Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament (arr. full strings)
- Bartok's Romanian Folk Dances
- Grieg's Suite From Holberg's Time
- Paul Stanhope's Elegies and Dances (Victorian premiere season)
- JS Bach arr Bachrich - Suite for Strings: Adagio

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