POETical melodies prize draw

The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra is offering patrons of Limelight a chance to win FIVE double passes to Poetical Melodies on Wednesday 22 August 2018, at 7.30pm.

The winner will be notified by email on Sunday 19th August.

To be in the draw, click “Enter Draw”, enter your name and email address and answer a simple question.
Clue: before entering, read the text below.

22 AUGUST 2018

“What I actually felt coming off the stage was a bold and unanimous gesture; an ensemble saying, ‘Listen to this. This is what we made.’ It was wonderful.” HARRIET CUNNINGHAM

The sublime string section of Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra takes centre stage in this program, to explore the Poetical Melodies of the Romantic period on gut strings, delving into works by Mendelssohn, Grieg, Van Bree, Puccini and Dvořák.

Directed by concertmaster Rachael Beesley, the rich and expressive 19th century style of performance is explored in this unique and engaging concert experience.

Mendelssohn String Symphony in B minor No.10
Grieg Elegiac Melodies Op.34
Grieg ‘From Holberg’s Time’ Op.40
Van Bree Allegro in D minor for Four String Quartets
Puccini Crisantemi
Dvořák Serenade in E major for Strings Op.22