My Ireland (Mise Eire) - The New Palm Court Orchestra

Pianist and composer Gemma Turvey leads members of the New Palm Court Orchestra in an homage to Irish music traditions this Saint Patrick’s Day, featuring acclaimed guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor). Hear excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire, Phil Colough’s Song for Ireland, Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys and traditional songs and stories.

About the New Palm Court Orchestra (NPCO)
Founded by Melbourne pianist/composer Gemma Turvey, the NPCO bridges jazz, classical and world-music influences with graceful ease. The NPCO is renowned for high quality partnerships, enjoying collaborations with guest soloists including multi Grammy Award winning cellist Eugene Friesen (USA), premiere vocal ensemble The Consort of Melbourne and countertenor Maximilian Riebl with standout performances at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Sydney Opera House, MPavilion and the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival.

Gemma Turvey - Artistic director/piano
Dan Walker - Tenor
Rob Zielinski - Fiddle
Campbell Banks - Cello
Rosie Savage - French horn
Craig Beard - Percussion

“…a spectacular program…breathtakingly magnificent in its delivery.” – Michael Hammelmann, CutCommon
“…a unique musical and emotional experience…” – Nikos Fotakis, Australianjazz.net

Please join us for a pre-concert talk at 1pm.

A Minor Tix - Share your musical passion with a young companion. Yarra Ranges Council encourages anyone 26 years and under to enjoy this great concert series with a FREE ticket. The secret is out… spread the word.

Montrose Town Centre
Sun 17 Mar - 2pm, pre-show talk - 1pm

Tickets
$26 Full
$22 Conc
$20 Group6+
FREE A Minor Tix Under 26yrs old

Venue:
Montrose Town Centre
Address:
935 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Montrose
Phone:
1300 368 333

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