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Toys and Puppets

Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Host Guy Noble
Soloist Phoebe Russell, Double Bass

Stravinsky The Shrove-Tide Fair from Petrushka
Delibes Excerpts from Coppélia
Debussy Excerpts from Children’s Corner
Stravinsky Excerpts from Pulcinella
L. Mozart Toy Symphony in C
Bottesini Double Bass Concerto No.2 in B minor, mvt 1

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As any child will tell you, our toys have a vibrant history – they’re almost alive.

In this concert Music Director Alondra de la Parra will take us on an orchestral romp through a delightful selection of music that breathes new life into our toys. There will be puppets, dolls and other surprises. Marvel at the Toy Symphony, written by Leopold Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus' father), featuring some pretty wild noisemakers. This concert is for the child in all of us. 


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Biographies

Music Director

Alondra de la Parra: Music Director

Alondra de la Parra has gained widespread attention for her spellbinding and vibrant performances, and her commitment to Latin American composers. She frequently works with some of the world's most prestigious orchestras including Orchestre de...
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Host/Conductor

Guy Noble

Guy Noble has had a long association with Queensland Symphony Orchestra, having first worked with the Orchestra in 1994. He has been host of the Music on Sundays series since 2005 and conducted the orchestra...
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Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC.