19/04/15 ASTRA Concert: Helen Gifford at 80

ASTRA CONCERT 1

Sunday 19 April, 5 pm Church of All Nations corner Palmerston & Drummond Streets, Carlton

Helen Gifford at 80 – Helen Gifford, Desperation for solo viola (2014) – first performance Choral Scenes. The Western Front World War I (1999) for speakers, soloists, choir and instrumental ensemble Vlad-Răzvan Baciu, Ascensio per tonos – ante Crucis (2008) – first performance for 12-part choir Alexander Kastalsky, Requiem for Fallen Brothers (1915), arranged by Graham Hair (2014) for soloists, choir and string quintet Phoebe Green, solo viola The Astra Choir with speakers, solo singers and instrumental ensembles conducted by John McCaughey

BOOKINGS Tickets can be purchased online at trybooking.com or at the Astra office on 03 9326 5424 PRICES Single ticket prices: FULL $35, CONC. $20 Concession includes students, low income earners, arts workers and seniors. MUSIC STUDENTS $15