AFCM Queens Gardens Concert

At Queens Gardens on 25th July 2021 at 3:00pm

The Barrier Reef Orchestra joined the 1RAR Band to perform at the Australian Festival of Chamber Music’s Queens Gardens Concert, presented in conjunction with the Townsville City Council.

Guest artists included William Barton, Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Grace Clifford, Imants Larsens, and Natsuko Yoshimoto.


Music Programme

William Barton

  • Improvisation (with Mother, BRO and 1RAR Band)

BRO with Conductor Andrew Ryder

Jules Massenet

  • “Meditation”, theme from opera “Thais” for Violin and Orchestra. Soloist: Grace Clifford
    • Mozart

      • Adagio from Clarinet Concerto (KV622).  Soloist: Lloyd van’t Hoff

      Aaron Copeland

      • “An Outdoor Overture”

      Percy Granger

      • Irish Tune from County Derry

      GF Handel

      • “La Rejouissance” from “The Royal Fireworks Music”
        • BRO and 1RAR Band, with Conductor Matt O’Keeffe

          John Williams

          • Olympic Fanfare and Theme (for 1984 Olympics – Los Angeles)

          Vicki Sue Robinson

          • “Turn the Beat Around”

          Barry White

          • “You’re my first, my last, my everything”. Transcribed by Paul Hadley (1RAR)

Photo Gallery

Photo Credit: Julian Summers