Sunday 25th November 2018

An Afternoon at the Movies

Many of the best known movie themes are based on works from the classical repertoire. Sit back and enjoy an afternoon of works featured in, or composed for, the movies.

Popular piano virtuoso Hannah Shin will be soloist in the Andante movement from Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21 (used in Elvira Madigan) and in George Gershwin’s  Rhapsody in Blue used in The Great Gatsby. The program also features an excerpt from Babe, the last section of the Saint-Saens Organ Symphony, with Colin Prohasky on organ. You are sure to also recognise the tunes from many other well-know film scores.

Conductor : Willem van der Vis

Soloist: Hannah Shin

Film Composer Original Music
2001 a Space Odyssey Richard Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra
Pirates of the Caribbean Klaus Bedelt arr. Ted Ricketts
Elvira Madigan W. A. Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21 – Andante
Mission Impossible Lalo Schifrin arr. Calvin Custer
James Bond (various films) arr. Victor Lopez
The Great Gatsby, Manhattan George Gershwin
arr. Ferde Grophe
Rhapsody in Blue
20th Century Fox Fanfare Alfred Newman
Star Wars Epic Pt III John Williams
Phantom of the Opera Andrew Lloyd Webber
arr. Calvin Custer
Henry V (1944) Sir William Walton Death of Falstaff from
Henry V Suite
Babe Camille Saint-Saens Symphony No. 3 The Organ – Maestoso
West Side Story Leonard Bernstein West Side Story – Overture

George Wood Performing Arts Centre, Yarra Valley Grammar School, 84-90 Kalinda Rd, Croydon

Adult $25, Concession $20, Children under 16 free

Bookings: TryBooking

Download flyer: Flyer 25th November 2018

Download program: Programme 25 November 2018


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