The Armidale Symphony Orchestra is a community orchestra in Armidale, NSW. The orchestra rehearses on Monday nights from 7 to 9 pm at the New England Conservatorium of Music. New members are welcome.
Pictures from Purple Fusion Concert August 2019 (click to enlarge)
Sunday 1 December 3 pm
Lazenby Hall, UNE
With the Armidale Choral Society
and Acacia Quartet
Conductor: Graham Maddox
Leanne Roobol, soprano
Kent McIntosh, tenor
Sitiveni Talei, bass
The Armidale Symphony Orchestra and Choral Society will be joined by the Acacia String Quartet for the performance of Elijah.
The Acacia Quartet are regularly heard on ABC Classic. They have been commissioned to record all of
Elena Katz-Chernin's string quartet music. From a recent review:
[Throughout the concert,] Acacia Quartet performed so well that at times they seem like only one Throughout the concert,] Acacia Quartet performed so well that at times they seem like only one instrument, such is their clarity and unison. The colours they bring out of music ranges from deathly quiet to intensely dynamic.... [It’s always] such a pleasure listening to them.enm.
— Rob Kennedy for City News Canberra, August 2018
The Acacia Quartet will also present a concert during their visit to Armidale. Details are below.