The Tasmanian Youth Orchestra celebrates 50 years with a series of sensational concerts for the whole family. Their performance in Burnie will showcase TYO in a selection of percussive and pulsating pieces by some of Australia’s brightest new stars.
Special Guest and TYO Alumni, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra timpanist Matthew Goddard makes a dazzling contribution to the carnival, in Brazilian prince of percussion, Ney Rosauro’s Concerto for Timpani and Orchestra.
Conjuring images of animals, from mice to blue whales, TYO takes us from circus to sea in a program that culminates with Peggy Glanville-Hicks’ masterpiece Sinfonia da Pacifica.
The TYO’s 50th birthday celebration will have everyone dancing in their seats.
Presented by the Tasmanian Youth Orchestra in association with Ten Days as part of the Tasmanian International Arts Festival.