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Ray Chen Returns

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For those with an advanced level of music knowledge. Engage in the full concert hall experience and enjoy the power of the full symphonic repertoire and internationally renowned conductors and soloists.

All tickets
$30*
* One teacher free per 10 students. Transaction fees apply.

Conductor Erin Helyard
Soloist Ray Chen, violin

J.S. Bach Orchestral Suite No.4 in D minor, BWV1069
Mendelssohn Sinfonia No.10 in B minor
Mendelssohn Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op.64

Tune in to the magical charms of violin and strings. Revel in music by Bach, a towering composers of the Baroque Period. Bach’s compelling and energised Suite is majestic. In Mendelssohn’s Concerto, the violin’s soaring melody, the orchestra’s exquisitely spun accompaniment and the astonishing pyrotechnics required from the soloist is breathtaking. Enjoy more of this composer’s flair for crafting melody and dramatic string tapestries in Sinfonia No.10.


Suitability
Years 9 - 12
For those with an advanced knowledge of music and a desire to learn.

Cross Curriculum Priorities
Sustainability

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

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

Music – Australian Curriculum
Levels: Years 7 and 8, 9 and 10, Senior Music and Music extension


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Biographies

Conductor

Erin Helyard

Praised as a virtuosic and eloquent soloist as well as an inspired and versatile conductor, Erin Helyard is at the forefront of a new generation of young musicians who are inspired by the latest musicological...
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Violin

Ray Chen

“Sibelius dreamed of a career as a violin virtuoso. Ray Chen is fulfilling this dream with a brilliant debut in the Golden Hall [of Musikverein]. Rock-solid technique and lush sound.” KURIER "The tone he gets...
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