On Saturday 27 May at 7.30pm, the glorious tones of superstar Stefan Dohr, Solo Horn of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, will resound throughout the South Melbourne Town Hall and beyond in this evening of brass showstoppers. Dohr will lead the musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) in a program that culminates with a roof-raising arrangement for an army of brass and percussion of Bernstein’s brilliant music from West Side Story.
DUKAS Fanfare from La Peri
DUKAS Villanelle (arr. for horn and brass)
DE MAY Table music
DEBUSSY Trois Mélodies (arr. for 4 trombones)
ZURAJ Quiet please
TOMASI Procession from Fanfares liturgiques
COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man
CHOU Soliloquy of a Bhiksuni
WAGNER Tristan Fantasie (arr. for 6 horns)
BERNSTEIN West Side Story - Suite (arr. for brass and percussion)
Stefan Dohr horn/director
The Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) is dedicated to the artistic and professional development of the most exceptional young classical musicians from Australia and New Zealand. It is a place in which young musicians fulfill their potential as music leaders, distinguished by their skill, imagination and courage, and by their determined contribution to a vibrant music culture. ANAM encourages audiences to share their musician’s journey and experience their unrelenting energy.