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Classics Unwrapped 2: From Russia with Love

Classics Unwrapped 2: From Russia with Love
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Classics Unwrapped 2: From Russia with Love

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From its early folk and church music, to the great composers, Russia’s contribution to the musical world has been significant. Join our very own Russophile, Guy Noble, as he unwraps the impact and legacy of Tchaikovsky and Khachaturian among others.

And, in the words of their great compatriot, Leo Tolstoy, this concert will help us understand how “music is the shorthand of emotion”.

Program to include

  • Glinka Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
  • Khachaturian Masquerade: Waltz
  • Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (excerpts)
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  • 1hr 20 mins Duration* Due to the nature of live music, the duration listed is an estimate only.
  • No Interval
  • Adelaide Town Hall Location
  • Popular Category

"This series is all about the music we know and love, in an informal setting that leaves everyone with a spring in their step: audiences and musicians alike"

Emma Gregan, French Horn

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