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Gabriella Smart in concert

October 30, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A fundraiser for Friends of Willunga Basin.

Champion of contemporary music and founder and artistic director of Soundstream, new music ensemble in residence at the University of Adelaide, Gabriella Smart will present a selection of contemporary works for piano.

Gabriella is a leading advocate of new music in Australia through performance, improvisation, composition and curation.

She is a Churchill Fellow and received a Helpmann Award in 2009. In 2019, she was the recipient of the Australia Council Residency in Paris, and an Arts SA Fellowship.

 

PROGRAM

Session 1: 2pm – 4pm, or
Session 2: 5pm – 7pm

In this program for solo piano/piano and electronics, Gabriella performs recent compositions by international
composers with whom she has a personal connection, ranging in mood from compassion to joy, and
introspection.

Nocturno n.1 for Piano & Electronics op.134, 2019 (Night Surrounded by Sounds), for piano and
electronics, Spiros Mazis (GRE)
Piano Trio (Hulk Smash!), 2020 Jack Vees (USA)
Compassion, 2001 Julia Wolfe (USA)
Glasshouses #5, 1981 Ann Southam (CAN)

Donations to this FOWB fund-raiser are also invited and wine will be available by the glass.

Covid restrictions mean a seating capacity of 20 people per session, so booking is essential.

Details

Date:
October 30, 2021
Time:
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Organiser

Friends of Willunga Basin
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Venue

16 Fraser Street, Aldinga Beach
16 Fraser Street
Aldinga Beach, South Australia 5173 Australia
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