Classics For Cancer
About the Event
An intimate classical chamber music concert to raise funds for local cancer charities based in Lismore who provide targeted support for local cancer patients. Music will include ensembles made up of local musicians who are freely donating their time and instruments to put a mixed chamber program including Piano, Flute with String quartet, Wind Sextet, Brass with Strings, Double Oboe Concerto, Piano and a combination of Soprano, Alto and Tenor singers. Program will include composers such as Vivaldi, Puccini, Bach etc. Event also includes a VOLUNTARY fundraising raffle.
Afternoon tea is available. However, since we are trying to raise funds - we are making it a little special to suit the event and adding a fee. Please bring some cash with you!
This is the second year for this concert. In 2016, nearly $8000 was raised for distribution to the 2 supporting Charities. Please come along and help us raise more in 2017.
22nd October 2017
Starts at 3pm
Please arrive 15 mins ahead of time to allow time to get to your seats and us to check tickets etc.
Pidcock Performing Arts Centre, Woodlawn
St Johns College Woodlawn
203 Woodlawn Rd
Lismore, NSW 2480
180 seat capacity
General Admission: $30 - Non allocated seating. First in best dressed.
Restricted Access tickets: $30 for those needing help or to avoid stairs - a flexible no of tickets available. Please add a note into your booking if you need special consideration.
Can't attend? Donate instead! ( suitable for private individuals and businesses alike)
Bronze DONATION $50. Unlimited purchase quantity
Silver DONATION $250. Unlimited purchase quantity. All those purchasing will be named at the event. Purchasers of the Silver Donations will be offered 2 attending tickets
Gold DONATION $500. Unlimited purchase quantity. All those purchasing will be named at the event. Purchasers of the Gold Donations will be offered 4 attending tickets.
Event Organisers: Helen Spurgeon, Tom Gahan
Charity Representatives: Rebekka (Our House) Mark (Crackin' Cancer Compassionate Fund)
Enquiries: Email: email@example.com
Double Oboe Concerto in D Minor - Vivaldi
Vocal Trio: - O Salutaris, Kyrie, Sanctus and Madrigal - André Caplet
Flute Quartet D Major (K285) – Mozart
Vocal Duet: - Son nata l'agrima from Guilio Cesare in Egitto- Handel
Trumpet Concerto in D Major - Guiseppe Torelli Arr. Michel Rondeau
INTERVAL (20 mins) Afternoon Tea ($5 / $10 including Tea/Coffee and Cake or Champagn and Cake)
Piano Solo –Rialto Ripples and Prelude No 1 - Gershwin
The Arrogant Cowboy – Argentinian Dance No. 3 - Alberto Ginastera
Vocal Solo: Two songs arranged by Benjamin Britten: The Plough Boy -English Folksong and
I'll Sail Upon the Dog-star - Purcell
Vocal Duet: As Steals the Morn from L'allegro il Penseroso ed il Moderato - Handel
Vocal Solo: ‘Un bel di, Vedremo’ - Puccini
Wind Sextet– Wind Sextet Movements 2 and 4 - Ludwig Thuille –
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