Farewell Maestra – 2010 Season 4

On 21st November Strathfield Symphony Orchestra bids farewell to its Chief Conductor and Artistic Direc On 21st November Strathfield Symphony Orchestra bids farewell to its Chief Conductor and Artistic Director for the last five years, Sarah-Grace Williams. During that time both the Orchestra and the Maestra have gone from strength to strength and we’d like…

Finnish and Unfinished – 2010 Season 3

Strathfield Symphony Orchestra’s next concert has something for everyone. From Schubert’s best loved symphony, the Unfinished, Symphony to the stirring patriotism of Finlandia, with its solemn fanfares calling on the Finnish people to rise up against the Russian yoke, and the moving chorale which has in fact become a hymn and a national song of…

The Kookaburra who stole the Moon – 2010 Season 2

Grab the kids and the pack the cushions! It’s time for the Strathfield Symphony Orchestra’s Family Concert! Conducted by Bernard Walz, the concert features the music of two Australian composers – Peter Winkler’s “The Kookaburra Who Stole The Moon” (narrated by Brian Bell) and Sean O’Boyle’s delightfully whacky “Country Kazoo Overture” – as well as…

European Masterpieces – 2010 Season 1

A German inspired to music by the battles of the ancient Romans, a Frenchman writes a Spanish Opera, and a Belgian composer who goes against the tradition in France and composes a great Symphony. This concert presents some of the greatest moments in European Music. Featuring works by Beethoven, Bizet and Franck, join us for…