TYO Program 3 2017: New Worlds

Sunday 24 September
Farrall Centre, The Friends' School: 395 Argyle Street, North Hobart
Tasmanian Youth Orchestra
Simon Reade, Guest Conductor
Samuel Dundas, Baritone
TYO Brass Quintet
Adults $25 / Concession $15 / Family $65.
Tickets available online (Door sales are cash only). General admission.

Our flagship ensemble, TYO, will perform a new work by Tasmanian composer, Don Kay, alongside Dvořák's classic New World Symphony.

EWALD Brass Quintet No.1
DON KAY Three Penguin Summers (new work)
DVOŘÁK Symphony No.9 (New World)

The concert has an approximate duration of 90 minutes and will include a 15 minute interval.

Seating is general admission.

Online sales close at 11:00am on concert day. Door sales are cash only please.

If you require access assistance or have special seating requirements, please contact TYO at least one week prior to the concert to ensure we can support your needs.

Samuel Dundas

A graduate of the Melba Conservatorium of Music Melbourne, Samuel Dundas made his opera debut with Opera Queensland, before joining Victorian Opera's Artist Development program. He went on to join Opera Australia's Moffatt Oxenbould Young Artist program, and subsequently became a principal artist with Opera Australia. His repertoire includes the title role in Don Giovanni, Papageno (The Magic Flute), Silvio (Pagliacci), Guglielmo (Cosi fan tutte), Belcore (The Elixir of Love), Dr Malatesta (Don Pasquale), Marcello (La Bohème), Prosdocimo (Il turco in Italia), Pish Tish (The Mikado), Sid (Albert Herring), and Starveling (A Midsummer Night's Dream). He has also performed Papageno for New Zealand Opera, Count Almaviva (The Marriage of Figaro) and Valentin (Faust) for West Australian Opera, and Marcello in Hanoi, Vietnam.

On the concert platform Samuel has appeared with the Adelaide, Melbourne, Tasmanian and West Australian Symphony Orchestras, the Australian Youth Orchestra, Sydney Philharmonia Choirs and the Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra.

Samuel's 2017 engagements include Silvio and Marquis D'Obigny for Opera Australia; Harasta (The Cunning Little Vixen) for Victorian Opera; Morales and Dancairo (Carmen) for Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra; and Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor for West Australian Opera.

Samuel was the recipient for the 2013 Lady Fairfax New York Scholarship and the inaugural Dame Heather Begg Award in 2014.

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