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April 4 to 15 2018
Song to Earth
  • Sat 7 Apr 2018

    Sun 8 Apr 2018
  • Palm Beach Parklands, Palm Beach
  • Festival 2018
  • Free
Free
Music

Song to the Earth | Dr Corrina Bonshek (AUS)

Stroll through a forest of musicians in an immersive, live orchestra event in Song to the Earth.

Join acclaimed Australian string ensemble DeepBlue and master percussionist Dr Michael Askill, accompanied by 50 remarkable local young musicians, for a euphoric musical experience under the night sky. 

Illuminated by awe-inspiring light installations and featuring an original score by contemporary classical composer Dr Corrina Bonshek, Song to the Earth is an intimate music performance inspired by patterns and cycles from nature.

This event takes place on a flat grassed area and is wheelchair accessible.

About the creators:
Composer Corrina Bonshek writes music that is inspired by bird and insect sounds, and her own meditation practice. DeepBlue is the orchestra unleashed, with lush strings, physical theatre, and a passion for inspiring young musicians.

Michael Askill is an iconic percussionist, composer, musical director, musical ambassador and educator - renowned for blending Asian and Western sounds.

When
Sat 7 Apr 2018 — Sun 8 Apr 2018
Times
Sat 7 Apr, 05:30pm - 06:30pm
Sun 8 Apr, 05:30pm - 06:30pm
Where
Palm Beach Parklands, Palm Beach

-28.1276308, 153.4774378

945 Gold Coast Highway
Palm Beach QLD 4221
Australia

Accessibility information

Please refer to the event information on the left for event-specific wheelchair accessibility information.

Credits

Dr Corrina Bonshek, Composer and artistic director

Amber Haines, Photographer

Presented by
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