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An Emotional Rollercoaster

Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Piano Sergio Tiempo
2018 Artist-in-Residence

Debussy Prélude á to “L’après-midi d’un faune” (Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun)
Ginastera Concerto No.1 for Piano and Orchestra, Op.28
Brahms Symphony No.4 in E minor, Op.98

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$400 - $830
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$480 - $996
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Prepare yourself for an emotional journey as our Musical Director, Artist-in-Residence and Queensland Symphony Orchestra perform three pieces that transport you from low to high and everywhere in between.

A beautiful flute solo introduces Debussy’s groundbreaking piece full of non-western scales and slippery harmonies that leave you feeling relaxed and dreamy.

Then, be sharply awakened by Ginastera’s Concerto – a complete firecracker that takes us on a voyage of extremes covering everything from the pastoral to a pounding, percussive finale.

Finally, we hear Brahms’ Fourth, a monumental symphony.

Biographies

Music Director

Alondra de la Parra

Alondra de la Parra has gained widespread attention for her spellbinding and vibrant performances, making her one of the most compelling conductors of her generation. She holds the distinction of being the first Mexican woman...
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Piano

Sergio Tiempo

Described by Gramophone magazine as “perhaps the most dazzling and spontaneous pianist of his generation”, Sergio Tiempo has developed a reputation as one of the most individual of pianists, able to make even the most...
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The Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC. The Artist-in-Residence program is supported by the Trevor & Judith St Baker Family Foundation and The University of Queensland.