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

A unique musical and emotional experience.’ Nikos Fotakis, Australianjazz.net

Pianist and composer Gemma Turvey leads the New Palm Court Orchestra in a homage to Irish music traditions, with special guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor).

Hear Turvey’s piano concerto Banríon for chamber ensemble, Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys, jigs and reels and excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire.

The New Palm Court Orchestra (NPCO) is a passionate chamber ensemble, inspiring audiences by bridging traditions, using music as a language. Founded in 2011 by pianist and composer Gemma Turvey, their performances bring freedom to the concert stage, bridging jazz, classical and world music influences with graceful ease. The NPCO showcases the music of local Australian composers and is renowned for high quality partnerships. They have enjoyed collaborations with guest soloists including multi Grammy-Award winning cellist Eugene Friesen (USA), Australian guitarist Doug de Vries, premiere vocal ensemble The Consort of Melbourne and countertenor Maximilian Riebl with repeat standout performances at the Melbourne Recital Centre Salon, Deakin Edge at Federation Square and the Sydney Opera House Utzon Room.

“…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

Dates:
Sun 17 Mar 2019 - 
Venue:
Montrose Town Centre
Address:
935 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Montrose
Phone:
1300 368 333

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