Concert of Curiosities

School Years 5 - 10

Explore the curious world of games, toys, and puppets

Queensland Conservatorium Theatre, Griffith University

Concert of Curiosities

Explore

For those with a developing knowledge of musical concepts. 

Experience orchestral favourites and expand your music knowledge. Explore the curious world of games, toys, and puppets brought to life by the instruments in the orchestra. Witness a solo by the largest instrument – the double bass, and marvel at the inventive noise makers chosen by Mozart’s father to represent toys. This concert has it all.


Suitability
School Years 5 - 10
For those with a developing knowledge of music

Cross Curriculum Priorities
Sustainability

Links to Other Learning
The Arts, Literacy, Numeracy, Health and Physical Education, Design and Technology and Science, SOSE, Languages

Key General Capabilities
Literacy, Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social Capability, Intercultural Understanding, Ethical Understanding

Music – Australian Curriculum
Levels: Years 5 and 6, 7 and 8

#Works

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Sdraulig

Vortex

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Mussorgsky

Night on Bald Mountain (arr. Rimsky-Korsakov)

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Shostakovich

Excerpts from Concerto No.1 in E flat for Violoncello & Orchestra, op.107

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Stravinsky

Excerpts from Pulcinella

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Mozart, L.

Toy Symphony (Sinfonia Berchtolsgadensis), Hob.II:47, C major

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Ravel

Excerpts from Suite (5 pièces enfantines) from Ma Mère l'Oye (Mother Goose)

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Bottesini

Double Bass Concerto No.2 in B minor, mvt 1

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Sibelius

Excerpts from Symphony No.5 in E flat, op.82


#Musicians

Richard Davis

Richard Davis

Conductor

Phoebe Russell

Phoebe Russell

Section Principal

Ho-Se Kim

Ho-Se Kim

Cello

#Performances

23

Wednesday

23 October 2019

10:00am

23

Wednesday

23 October 2019

11:30am

#Prices

All tickets

Price

$20*

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#Ticket Information

Ticket Terms

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Transaction Fees

One teacher free per 10 students.

Transaction fees apply.

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#Partners

Key Education Partner - Frazer Family Foundation.

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