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SOUNDS OF VIENNA BY THE AUSTRALIAN ROMANTIC AND CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA

The latest wonderful concert by the Australian Romantic and Classical Orchestra has just completed a national tour and was filmed at the City Recital Hall and then streamed by the Australian Digital Concert Hall.

Co-directed by Rachael Beesley and Nicole van Bruggen the ARCO specialises in historically informed performance of late 18th- to early 20th-century orchestral and chamber music repertoire on period instruments.

This program consisted of two pieces : Joseph Eybler’s String Quintet in D Major and Franz Schubert’s Octet in F Major, D.803.The exquisite playing was passionate, accomplished and assured and paid close attention to the musical text and structure. It felt intimate and intense and there was great rapport between the ensemble. Continue reading SOUNDS OF VIENNA BY THE AUSTRALIAN ROMANTIC AND CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA