We welcomed a new member Jan Morgan, and a visitor friend of Freida’s, Sue Campbell.
Joan commenced the session with the first half of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Classical Spectacular’, conducted by Anthony Inglis and performed at the Rod Laver Arena.
After morning tea, Freida presented a TED ED you tube called ‘Music for your Brain’ by Anita Collins. This showed what is happening to your brain when listening to your favourite music.
- The Gregorian Brothers
- Michael Lucarelli
24 March 2017
John presented the session commencing with Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840 – 1893)
Piano Concerto No. 1, Pianist Joseph Banowetz, played by CSR Symphony, Bratislava.
During the coffee break, Doug presented a short clip of an exceptional 13 year old soprano, Amira Willghagen, who won ‘Hollands Got Talent’ at the age of 9.
John continued with a track from Django Reinhart, Classical Jazz Guitarist, playing ‘Sweet Georgia Brown’ recorded in 1939.
We finished with Tchaikovsky’s ‘The Tempest’.