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Carmina Burana

  • Fri 2nd Oct 2020, 7:30 AM
  • 5 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000
  • Book Tickets

The pleasures and perils of life

Carmina burana has been repurposed, remixed and reworked by the best in the business for hundreds of films and TV commercials. However, there is nothing quite like the raw power of this epic classic performed live. The wheel of fortune spins on the pleasures of lust and the perils of life in a collection of 24 medieval poems thrillingly sung by a 130-voice choir with WASO.

To open, we dance with the devil in Iain Grandage’s spectacular percussion concerto, inspired by Australian gothic stories.

IAIN GRANDAGE Dances with Devils: Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra

ORFF Carmina burana

Benjamin Northey conductor

Claire Edwardes percussion

Amy Manford soprano

Perry Joyce tenor

James Clayton baritone

WASO Chorus

UWA Symphonic Chorus

Wesfarmers Arts Pre-Concert Talk

Join Prue Ashurst at 6:45pm at the Terrace Level Corner Stage prior to the concert. All concert-goers are welcome.


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Standard $94
$84 $58
Concession* $84 $77 $53
Under 30s* $30 $30 $30

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