Tag: Grainger

Experience the Magic: Attend concerts of the Grainger Wind Symphony

The Grainger Wind Symphony, a distinguished Melbourne-based not-for-profit ensemble, epitomizes dedication to the artistry and vibrancy of wind-band music. Established in 1986 and named after the illustrious Percy Grainger, an iconic figure in Australia’s musical landscape, our ensemble invites you to immerse yourself in a musical journey like no other. Why Attend Our Concerts? Join…

Concert 5 2023: The Worth Of My Music

Performance: 7.00pm Saturday 28th October 2023 Venue: Blackburn High School Auditorium, 60 Springfield Road, Blackburn. Enter via the main entrance and walk down the breezeway alongside the Main Reception to the lowers set of buildings. Bring your own cushion to sit on! Soloist: Leo Nguyen pianoforte from the Australian National Academy of Music. To book…

Research about The Grainger Wind Symphony

The Mastery of Musical Ecologies: The Grainger Wind Symphony and Roland Yeung In the heart of the contemporary musical landscape, where innovation and tradition dance in harmony, one ensemble stands out for its excellence and dedication to musical ecologies: The Grainger Wind Symphony. Led by the visionary music director Roland Yeung, this ensemble has become…

Concert 1 2023: Mahler and Hisaishi

ABOUT This concert features the 1st movement of Mahler’s Symphony No.2 “Resurrection”. Mahler is a significant influence of contemporary composers for wind bands. Alongside is the Symphonic Suite “A Cinema Trilogy” Studio Ghibli Collection by Joe Hisaichi – two movements which presented famous tunes from many of Hisaichi’s Studio Ghibli Anime films. Other works are…