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Adès, Illean & Debussy

Stars and Seas

With 'Polaris', we open to the sounds of a night sky twinkling with the infinite. It’s a piece that perfectly showcases one of the modern stars of music, British composer Thomas Adès.

Book your tickets: Thu 04 November

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Sydney Town Hall
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Sydney Town Hall
**Bookie of $8.95 may apply

From night skies it’s onto the sparkling sounds of Lisa Illean and Claude Debussy.

Illean’s Land’s End captures the ever-changing nature of the sea through subtle and gentle music that rolls like waves. A musical Monet, Debussy paints his own delicate impression of the sounds of the sea. Feel the breeze ruffle the ocean as bright young talent Finnegan Downie Dear takes us on a voyage through starlight and salt spray.

PROGRAM

FIFTY FANFARES COMMISSION
THOMAS ADÈS Polaris
LISA ILLEAN Land’s End
DEBUSSY La Mer

ARTISTS

FINNEGAN DOWNIE DEAR conductor

SAFETY IS OUR PRIORITY

The Sydney Symphony will continue to apply NSW Public Health Orders as they relate to ticketing and seating arrangements. As these Orders can change at very short notice, we will be allocating seats closer in time to concert dates than we have in previous seasons. This will allow us to maintain a COVID-19 safe environment.

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