A Sunburnt Country - World Premiere Concert
Experience Australian culture on stage!! This one-night-only premiere event is not to be missed - 'A Sunburnt Country' is a performing arts concept celebrating Australian culture, showcasing the diverse styles of Australian artists. Enjoy music, dance and literature, including world premieres, featuring members of the Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp, Ballet Vlaanderen and the Dutch National Opera.
We are incredibly excited to invite world-renowned indigenous didgeridoo artist, William Barton, to join us in premiering his original work for didgeridoo, flute and string quartet, inspired by traditional Aboriginal culture in a modern context. William is a global ambassador for his instrument, his culture and his nation - this is a very special Antwerp appearance!
Experience a Belgium-first—a captivating performance which encompasses the essence of the Australian identity.
Guests are welcomed to a drinks reception after the performance - sponsored by Jacob's Creek. Enjoy fine Australian wine after indulging in the art.
Soloists: Maddilyn Goodwin (flute, alto flute), William Barton (didgeridoo), Nicola Wills (dance), Madeline Harms (dance)
Conductor: Hendrik Stinders
Blauwe Zaal, deSingel, Antwerp | 19.05.2017 | 20:00