Australian Chamber Orchestra: Timeline

Date(s) - 01/06/2014
2:30 pm

Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall

Australian Chamber Orchestra
The Presets
Richard Tognetti | director and violin
Ignatius Jones | director
Graham Ross | vocal director

A time-bending musical odyssey through 42,000 years and over 230 songs, where a vocal sextet trained by Graham Ross join forces with electro-pop explorers The Presets and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, directed by Richard Tognetti, in an exhilarating surge through history – forging the likes of Vivaldi, Mozart and Bach to Miles Davis, Bob Dylan and Nirvana into a joyous  finale of contemporary music assembled by the ARIA Award-winning duo.

Part I: 40,000 B.C.-1900 A.D.
Neolithic – Sacred Music – Renaissance – Early – Reformation – Baroque – Enlightenment – Exoticism – End of Tonality
Part II: 1900-1945
Modernism – Neoclassicism – Decadence & the Great Depression – Art Music
Part III: 1945-2000
American invention – Jazz – Rock and Roll –  60s psychedelia – end of the avant-garde – Disco – Electronica – Pop
Part IV: 2000-2014
Presets curated Mashup of popular music

Sunday 1 June 2014, 2.30pm
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall, 100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004, AUSTRALIA