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Trailer: The Best of British

Posted on 31 Jul 2015 by Cristina Maldonado


This August, join violinist Alexander Sitkovetsky as he directs ACO violinists Zoe Black, Nicole Divall and ACO2’s critically acclaimed ensemble of elite string players in The Best of British.

The tour kicks off at the Darwin Festival and then visits Healesville, Montrose, Bendigo, Warrnambool, Mount Gambier and Adelaide. A series of string workshops for secondary school students, as well as schools’ concerts, will be presented by ACO2 during the tour.

ACO2: Best Of British | 19-30 August

HANDEL Concerto Grosso in G major, Op.6, No.1, HWV319
PURCELL Chacony in G minor, Z730
PANUFNIK Violin Concerto
HOLST St Paul’s Suite, Op.29, No.2
BRITTEN Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10

19 Aug 7pm Darwin Entertainment Centre
21 Aug 7.30pm The Memo Healesville
23 Aug 2pm Montrose Town Centre
26 Aug 8pm The Capital Bendigo
27 Aug 7.30pm Lighthouse Theatre Warrnambool
28 Aug 7.30pm Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre Mt Gambier
30 Aug 2.30pm Elder Conservatorium Adelaide