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YST Electone Orchestra: Saints, Sinners & Sirens

  • Conservatory Concert Hall YST Conservatory 117376 Singapore (map)

PROGRAMME


COPLAND
Suite from Billy the Kid (1938)

            Introduction: The Open Prairie
Street in a Frontier Town
Mexican Dance & Finale
Prairie Night (Card Game at Night)
Gun Battle
Celebration after Billy’s Capture
Billy’s Demise
The Open Prairie Again

DEBUSSY
Trois Nocturnes (1897-1899)

I.      Nuages ("Clouds")
II.    Fêtes ("Festivals")
III.  Sirènes ("Sirens")

 

- Intermission -

BRAHMS
Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Op. 56a

            Theme: Andante (Chorale St. Antoni)
Variation I: Poco piu animato
Variation II: Piu vivace
Variation III: Con moto
Variation IV: Andante con moto
Variation V: Vivace
Variation VI: Vivace
Variation VII: Grazioso
Variation VIII: Presto non troppo
Finale: Andante

 

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Following last year’s successful debut of the YST Electone Orchestra, Piano majors return to the stage to perform orchestral works on the conservatory’s state of the art fleet of Yamaha Stagea Electones. Tonight’s programme reveals legendary characters in story telling contexts as imaginative as they are diverse: an outlaw from the American Wild West, seductive Sirens from Greek mythology and the sublime ode to St Anthony, now immortalised by the genius variation treatment of Brahms.

TICKETING INFORMATION

• Free admission via Eventbrite registration.
• All event information is correct at time of print.
• Out of respect for other concertgoers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.

Earlier Event: April 6
Basses of Spring
Later Event: April 8
Soundbites: Solitude