The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra (TSO), conducted by Garry Walker, present the Australian premiere of Andrew Schultz’s August Offensive on Friday 27 March at 7:30pm in the Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, in their Master Series concert.
Schultz- August Offensive
Elgar- Cello Concerto (Nicolas Alstaedt, cello soloist)
Elgar- Enigma Variations
Read more about August Offensive and its premiere at Gallipoli in 2013: http://wp.me/p28SRX-5E
More details from the TSO about the program and the works: http://www.tso.com.au/concerts/essentially-elgar
ABC Classic Fm broadcast this concert at 1:00pm on ANZAC Day, April 25, 2015: http://www.abc.net.au/classic/music-listings/?date=2015-04-25
Hear an excerpt of the music and read a brief interview about the piece and the Gallipoli Symphony project: http://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/social-affairs/musical-tributes-anzac-centenary
The first recording of the work is featured in the album cover below and is available from all digital outlets including iTunes.