Program Finalisation 30/06/23:
In these performances, Simone Young and the Orchestra will present extended highlights from Tchaikovsky’s exquisite ballets The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker and
Swan Lake alongside contributions from Cultural Custodian and Storyteller Uncle Ray Kelly and First Nations percussionist Adam Manning, who will share valuable cultural knowledge through words and music.
Rhythmic Acknowledgment of Country
Featuring First Nations percussionist Adam Manning, and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra Percussion Section
TCHAIKOVSKY The Sleeping Beauty selections including The Garland Waltz, the Dance of the Duchesses and the Dance of the Marquesses, the Variations of the Silver and Sapphire Fairies, and The Rose Adagio.
TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker selections including the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, March of the Toy Soldiers, Waltz of the Flowers, Tea (Chinese Dance), Dance of the Reed Flutes and Trépak (Russian Dance).
Cultural Stories of Australia: A Journey of Knowledge and Truth
Featuring Uncle Ray Kelly Senior, Cultural Custodian and Storyteller, First Nations percussionist Adam Manning, and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra Percussion Section
TCHAIKOVSKY Swan Lake selections including Dance of the Little Swans, Tout le Monde danse, Pas de deux for Two Merry-makers and the powerful finale.