presented by Queensland Youth Orchestra 2 and QYO Big Band
Concerts at Twilight
QYO2 joins forces with the QYO Big Band to present 4 movements from Wynton Marsalis’ celebrated Swing Symphony. The work was premiered in 2010 by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra led by Sir Simon Rattle. Swing Symphony was a joint commission from the Berlin Philharmonic Foundation, New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic Association and the Barbican Centre, London.
To open the concert, QYO2 performs some of John Williams’ most popular and moving film music from Star Wars, Schindler’s List and Saving Private Ryan.
John Williams - Schindler’s List
John Williams – Star Wars
John Williams - Hymn to the Fallen from Saving Private Ryan
Wynton Marsalis – Swing Symphony (Movts 1, 2, 5 and 7)
Date & Time
Saturday 15 June 2019
Performance 5.30 pm
Doors to Theatre 5.10 pm
Foyer/Box office 4.45 pm
Under 5 $5