The Ancient Afterlife

Sunday 29 September 2019 at 2:00pm

National Gallery of Victoria



Tan Dun Symphony of Colours: Terracotta (excerpt)
Tan Dun In Distance
Brenton Broadstock And no birds sing
Julian Yu Scintillation II
Maria Grenfell These dark notes drifting
Robert Cossom New Work (World Premiere)

About the performance

Musicians from the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra perform a curated program in response to the National Gallery of Victoria’s Winter Masterpieces exhibition, Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality and Cai Guo-Qiang: The Transient Landscape, featuring music by Chinese and Australian composers exploring elemental forces of earth, air and beyond.

Includes an introduction by NGV curator Annika Aitken.

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