Dreams of Air & Flight

Paul Rissmann - Creative Director
Benjamin Northey - Conductor
Elizabeth McCall - Singer

John Williams - 'Adventures on Earth' from E.T
Respighi - The Birds: The Hen
Handel - Music from the Royal Fireworks: La réjouissance
Paul Rissmann - FArTHER
Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
John Williams - Star Wars: Main Title


This highly interactive concert experience, inspired by FArTHER – the beautiful and poignant book by Grahame Baker-Smith about a young boy bewitched by his father’s unrelenting passion to fly – features music by Paul Rissmann and stunning animations by Victor Craven.


Participating schools will play an integral part in this performance, and be encouraged to spread their own wings and fly in this interactive concert experience.


Suitable Yr 4-7 
Curriculum links: 
Music, Literacy, Visual Arts

Teacher Professional Development

Date Wednesday 1 May, 4.30 - 6.30pm
Cost $50 per teacher
Location ASO Grainger Studio
Presenter Christie Anderson

In this hands-on PD workshop teachers will learn the necessary content to equip their students to take part in this performance. Attendance at this PD session is compulsory for at least one teacher from each participating school. PD certificates will be provided for all attending teachers.

Resource materials will be provided


Click here to book tickets for Teacher Professional Development


  • Fri 2 Aug, 2019 10:00am


60 mins




$12 per student
$9 per student for category 1 - 3 schools


Are you a DECD category 1 - 3 school?


Apply here for our grant to cover the cost of attending this concert.

This program is only available to schools, and is not open to the general public.



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