Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Bochner conductor / presenter
Sculthorpe Earth Cry
Haydn Symphony No.94
Dive into the music of two ground-breaking composers. Guided by MSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Bochner, you’ll explore two iconic works: Haydn’s Symphony No.94 and Sculthorpe’s Earth Cry. Discover why Haydn is known as the ‘Father’ of the Symphony and learn how Sculthorpe was inspired by Indigenous music and music-makers, to create a unique Australian sound. This special concert format is ideal for curious students evolving their understanding of compositional technique and developing their analytical vocabulary.
Ticket price: $9 (free for Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series students)
Duration: 50 minutes
Curriculum Concert is generously supported by the Department of Education & Training Victoria and by Crown Resorts Foundation and Packer Family Foundation.