presented by Qld Youth Symphony and Qld Symphony orchestra
Queensland Youth Symphony meets Queensland Symphony Orchestra in this exciting new concert to open the 2019 QYO Concert Year
Under the expert guidance of professional musicians from the Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO), Queensland Youth Symphony members join the QSO musicians to perform one of Brahms most popular works, the sublime Symphony No. 2. This is followed by three of John William’s best known themes from the iconic Star Wars movie soundtrack.
Nicholas Buc is a composer, conductor & arranger. He studied Composition with Brenton Broadstock and Dr. Stuart Greenbaum at the University of Melbourne, where he received the inaugural Fellowship of Australian Composers Award. As the recipient of the Brian May Scholarship for Australian film composers, he recently completed a Master's degree in Scoring for Film and Multimedia at New York University, receiving the Elmer Bernstein Award for Film Scoring.
Continuing his passion for music and film, he has conducted Disney’s Pixar In Concert, Star Trek, E.T., Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Back To The Future, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Psycho and Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage. He has conducted all of the major Australian symphony orchestras as well as the Minnesota Orchestra, Milwaukee Symphony and the Hong Kong, Malaysian, Tokyo, Osaka and Taipei Philharmonic orchestras.
Brahms - Symphony No. 2
Williams - Star Wars Suite
Princess Leia's Theme
Darth Vader's Theme
Conductor Nicholas Buc
80-piece orchestra including musicians from the Queensland Youth Symphony
and the Queensland Symphony Orchestra
NO ONSITE PARKING
Date & Time
Wednesday 6 February 2019
Performance 7.30 pm
Doors to Theatre 7.00 pm
Foyer/Box office 6.30 pm
Full Time Student $12
Family (2A, 2C) $60
General Admission/Fully Seated