Monash Academy Orchestra in Concert
- Monash Academy Orchestra
- Robert Blackwood Hall
Monash University Clayton Campus
FREE TICKETED EVENT
The Monash Academy Orchestra returns to Robert Blackwood Hall in August led by conductor Roy Theaker.
The Monash Academy Orchestra has established an enviable reputation as an outstanding training and mentoring orchestra. Students work alongside professional musicians, providing the opportunity to develop their knowledge of orchestral repertoire as well as the ensemble skills necessary for professional practice.
This program, conducted by Roy Theaker, will feature Shostakovich’s bright, neo-classical Symphony No.9, and the virtuosic Piano Concerto No.2 of Saint-Saëns. The orchestra will be joined by winner of the 2020 Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance Concerto Competition, pianist Thong Truong.
Monash Academy Orchestra
Roy Theaker conductor
Thong Truong piano – Winner of the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance Concerto Competition 2020
Nicholas Buc When the Bugle Calls
Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor
Shostakovich Symphony No.9 in E flat major