Planets

THE PLANETS | BELSHAZZAR'S FEAST
METRO CONCERT SERIES # 2
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
BRISBANE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, 

BRISBANE CHORALE, AND CANTICUM CHAMBER CHOIR

  

In an unprecedented event, four of Brisbane's most outstanding community music groups join forces under maestro Peter Luff to open the 2017 4MBS Festival of Classics in Brisbane’s gorgeous City Hall. The 2017 festival takes its theme from the great English composers and we feature two of the most epic musical spectacles in the English repertoire . This not-to-be-missed event will feature 150 musicians on stage. A special second performance will also take place on the Sunshine Coast.

  

SUNDAY 21 MAY, 3PM
LAKE KAWANA COMMUNITY CENTRE, SUNSHINE COAST

SUNDAY 28 MAY, 3PM
BRISBANE CITY HALL, KING GEORGE SQUARE

Conductor: Peter Luff (conductor), Emily Cox (chorus master)

Soloist:
Shaun Brown (baritone)

PROGRAM:
Gustav Holst        The Planets Op.32
William Walton    Belshazzar's Feast
 


BRISBANE CHORALE

Brisbane Chorale is a symphonic choir of over 100 voices based in Queensland, Australia, with a reputation for excellence in choral performance.

The Brisbane Chorale regularly performs with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and other major orchestras, choirs, performance organisations and festivals. Over many years the Brisbane Chorale has participated in the Queensland Pops Orchestra’s Best of British concerts, the 4MBS Festival of Classics, and the Queensland Performing Arts Centre’s Spirit of Christmas concerts.

Today, the Brisbane Chorale is a popular fixture in the music calendar of the city, and beyond, that enjoys bringing the joy, wonder and beauty of great choral works by composers past and present to audiences.

For more information, visit www.brisbanechorale.org.au