The Giovanni Consort concert
Saturday 11th September 7:30pm
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- Adult $40.00
- Concession $35.00
- Under 30 $20.00
Join The Giovanni Consort, Western Australia’s professional chamber choir, for a musical journey through flowers and nature. Their sublime voices will bring to life enchanting and stirring music from throughout history, as well as a premiere of an exciting new composition on the theme of Western Australian wildflowers.
The singers are:
Bonnie de la Hunty, Lucinda Nicholls, Amber Lister, Stephanie Parr, Nicholas Matthews, Ben Jobson, Thomas Friberg and Brett Peart.
Conducted by Kate McNamara.
The Evenings Program
- Flos Florum (Dufay)
- Ego Flos Campi (Jacob Clemens non Papa)
- Lay A Garland (Pearsall)
- Four Madrigals (Mealor)
- There is No Rose (Joubert)
- The evening Primrose (Britten)
- Succession of the four sweet months (Britten)
- Kondalilla (Leek )
- Im Herbste (Hensel)
- The Wild Mountain Thyme (Ross)
- My Love is Like a Red Red Rose (Essenvalds)
- Let’s Do It (Blackwell)
- And So it Goes (Joel)
- Autumn Leaves (Carter)
- The Wildflower Garden (Arabella Wain)
- The Bee (Bridge)
The Wildflower Garden
The Giovanni Consort, in conjunction with the The Wildflower Society of Western Australia, Armadale branch, held a commission competition to produce a unique composition themed on local wildflowers for the Armadale Branch’s 60th Anniversary celebrations.
The winner – ‘The Wildflower Garden’ was a collaboration between composer Arabella Wain and poet Andrew Stewart will be the premiered on the night.