Serenades for Strings

7.30pm. Duration approx 90 minutes (including interval)., 22 October 2019


Australian Chamber Orchestra’s ACO Collective


DIRECTOR & VIOLIN Helena Rathbone


The ACO is renowned for embracing celebrated classics alongside new commissions and Serenades for Strings is no exception. A romantic program of the finest classical music from Beethoven to Mendelssohn mixed with an exciting new Australian work, Australian composer Paul Stanhope’s Dancing on Clouds from the Hush 18 Collective Wisdom Album.


Helena Rathbone, Principal Violin and founding Director of ACO Collective, celebrates her 25th year with the ACO and will lead you in a magical night that takes you from Edward Elgar’s tranquil Serenade for Strings to Beethoven’s delightful and optimistic Romance for violin and orchestra. Helena proves she is a romantic at heart and you will experience the youthful and energetic Sinfonia No.7 by Mendelssohn and end the night with Beethoven’s great String Quartet as the finale that brings the night to a gripping end!


 ACO Collective combines Australia’s most talented emerging string players with the professional musicians of the ACO to create a high-energy 17-piece string orchestra.


Presented by Rockhampton Regional Council. Part of the 2019 See It Live Theatre Season.


Ticket transaction fees may apply to purchases. Fees are based on your method of payment, delivery and the specific event you are attending.


EITHER a fee of $5.40 per transaction will apply for a booking made with the box office by telephone
OR a fee of $1.65 per ticket will apply for tickets purchased online.


Some hirers have elected to add a credit card surcharge to the advertised ticket price.
Delivery charges if applicable are detailed at Check-Out.


Cash sales in person at the Box Office will not incur transaction fees.


These fees are current until 30 June 2019


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Serenades for Strings

7.30pm. Duration approx 90 minutes (including interval)., 22 October 2019


Australian Chamber Orchestra’s ACO Collective


DIRECTOR & VIOLIN Helena Rathbone


The ACO is renowned for embracing celebrated classics alongside new commissions and Serenades for Strings is no exception. A romantic program of the finest classical music from Beethoven to Mendelssohn mixed with an exciting new Australian work, Australian composer Paul Stanhope’s Dancing on Clouds from the Hush 18 Collective Wisdom Album.


Helena Rathbone, Principal Violin and founding Director of ACO Collective, celebrates her 25th year with the ACO and will lead you in a magical night that takes you from Edward Elgar’s tranquil Serenade for Strings to Beethoven’s delightful and optimistic Romance for violin and orchestra. Helena proves she is a romantic at heart and you will experience the youthful and energetic Sinfonia No.7 by Mendelssohn and end the night with Beethoven’s great String Quartet as the finale that brings the night to a gripping end!


 ACO Collective combines Australia’s most talented emerging string players with the professional musicians of the ACO to create a high-energy 17-piece string orchestra.


Presented by Rockhampton Regional Council. Part of the 2019 See It Live Theatre Season.


Ticket transaction fees may apply to purchases. Fees are based on your method of payment, delivery and the specific event you are attending.


EITHER a fee of $5.40 per transaction will apply for a booking made with the box office by telephone
OR a fee of $1.65 per ticket will apply for tickets purchased online.


Some hirers have elected to add a credit card surcharge to the advertised ticket price.
Delivery charges if applicable are detailed at Check-Out.


Cash sales in person at the Box Office will not incur transaction fees.


These fees are current until 30 June 2019


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