BRO Celebrates 21 Years
At Townsville Civic Theatre on 23rd October 2021 at 7:30pm
The Barrier Reef Orchestra celebrated 21 years of making music in Townsville in a concert featuring many popular pieces from previous concerts.
The orchestra was joined by members of the Townsville Choral Society for highlights from Les Miserables.
Featuring our guest conductor Andrew RyderAndrew has conducted the Barrier Reef Orchestra for several concerts, including the Queens Gardens concerts in collaboration with AFCM, BRO goes to the Movies, World Music Concert celebrating Townsville 150 and a BRO children’s concert featuring Peter and the Wolf. Andrew has also been rehearsal conductor for many concerts. When not on the conductors’ podium, Andrew leads the BRO horn section.
- Overture to ‘La Forza del Destino’
- ‘Nimrod’ from Enigma Variations, Op. 36
- 007 Medley
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
- Symphony No. 5, Op. 64 – 2nd movt
- Danzon No. 2
- Concerto for Vibraphone and Strings – 1st movt (featuring Wyana O’Keeffe)
- The Typewriter (featuring Maxwell Hanks)
- Excerpts from ‘Les Miserables’ (featuring members of the Townsville Choral Society)
- Symphony No. 9 in E minor ‘From the New World’, Op. 95 – 4th movt.
Photo Credit: Chrissy Maguire