Omega at the Mint
Sunday 22 September 2019 to Sunday 08 December 2019
Sydney Living Museums presents Omega at the Mint – a three part concert series performed by The Omega Ensemble, one of Australia’s foremost professional chamber music groups.
The Ensemble present some of Australia’s most outstanding talents, as well as international guest artists, in a powerful chamber music setting. In addition to their work with the Ensemble, many of Omega’s core musicians also hold principal roles in professional orchestras, including Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, Opera Australia Orchestra and the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, USA.
Concert One: Songs of Home
A String Trio Arrangement of the Bach Goldberg Variations followed by a new commission.
Concert Two: Mozart and Beethoven
Works for Clarinet and Strings by Bernhard Henrik Crussel, Mozart and Beethoven
Concert Three: Summer Winds
Wind Quintets by Holst, Ligeti and Damase