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Simone Young conducts great romantics

03 December, 2020

We mark Simone Young’s return in this digital recording from the Sydney Town Hall stage.

Series: Digital Concerts
Premieres: 3 December 2020, 7:30pm AEDT
On Demand from: 3 December 2020

The performance erupts with Australian composer Paul Terracini’s brass attack, before floating onto the heavenly melodies of Mahler and Fauré. A contemporary piece by Michael Daugherty slices up the pace before we plunge, headfirst, into the operatic intensity of Puccini and Mascagni.

Program

TERRACINI Gegensätze
MAHLER Symphony No.5: Adagietto
FAURE Masques et bergamasques, Op.112
PUCCINI Crisantemi
DAUGHERTY Strut
MASCAGNI Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo
J STRAUSS
Pizzicato Polka