Past Concert Details

 

YEAR 2017

Steel City Strings  presented

MUSIC FROM AROUND THE WORLD

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR: Kyle Little  CONDUCTOR: Luke Spicer

SUNDAY 28 MAY at 2 pm                               

Berry School of Arts

SATURDAY 3 JUNE at 7.30 pm

Wollongong Art Gallery

PROGRAM

1 Voyage ………………… John Corigliano                  

2 Fenghuang (The Phoenix Suite)….Judith Stubbs


featuring : Kyle Little (violin in lieu Erhu)

Rita Woolhouse (cello)  

guest artists: 

The Eklektika Choir, Musical Director: Dr Judith Stubbs

 Paulina Smirnov ( harp )

 Mario Bonaccorso (percussion)  

to read the fascinating story behind this composition that is relevant to Port Kembla                 

 click:    Program Notes for Music from Around the World May/Jun 2017

3 Fuga con Pajarillo,,,,,,,,,,….Aldemaro Romero

Interval

4  Chamber Symphony Op 110…Dmitri Shostakovich 

(arrangement by Rudolf Barshai of String Quartet Nr.8)

 

 

 

2017  Celebration of Youth Concerts  in Nowra and Wollongong

1.CELEBRATION OF YOUTH in Nowra

co-presented by the Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre SEC logo

March 12th, 2017, 2 pm

Orchestras :

* Steel City Strings* * L’Estro Armonico*

* Shoalhaven Youth Orchestra*

Instrumental soloists and local composer in this concert were

violin soloist Joy Li

double bass, Ethan Ireland

 

violin, Olivia Kowalik
winner, Wollongong Eisteddfod SCS Concerto competition

Wollongong composer, Adrian Whitehall

 

 

 

 

 

2. CELEBRATION OF YOUTH in Wollongong Town Hall

March 18, 2017, 7.30 pm

Orchestras :

*Steel City Strings* and Wollongong Conservatorium’s *Bluescope Youth Orchestra*

Instrumental soloists and local composer in this concert were:

violin, Olivia Kowalik
winner, Wollongong Eisteddfod SCS Concerto competition

cello soloist, Stephanie Tam, 2nd place, Wollongong Eisteddfod SCS Concerto competition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wollongong composer, Adrian Whitehall

 

violin duo-soloists Cedar Newman and Lina Lee