Winter Music in the Valley

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Winter Music in the Valley

The annual Winter Music in the Valley concert series is sure to add some warmth during those cooler months, with uplifting music and a special performance for the little ones!

Held over three weekends in June and July, the FREE concert series invites the community to come together and experience a delightful afternoon of classical music performed by the award-winning Inventi Ensemble.

Inventi Ensemble are renowned for their impressive arrangements of large-scale orchestral works for chamber ensemble. Their innovative programming, outstanding performance style and interactive family shows have been received to great acclaim by audiences across the country.

Venues have limited capacity, advanced bookings will be open to our libraries performances and all performances will be seated on a first come first served basis.

For more information please call the Festival and Events team on 9243 8888.

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*CANCELLED* Nordic Folktales: Inventi Ensemble present the fascinating tale of Peer Gynt


Sunday 13 June 3pm

St John's Uniting Church, Buckley Street, Essendon

Duration: Approximately 50 minutes, no interval

If you require a wheelchair space, please contact us on 9243 1106 to arrange your booking.


Discover the adventures of Peer Gynt from Norway to Egypt and Morocco, with stories to accompany Grieg’s beautiful musical score. Inventi bring this work to life in a stunning chamber music arrangement by Glynn Davies, featuring famous tunes such as ‘Morning Mood, ‘Arabian Dance’’ and ‘In the Hall of the Mountain King’. Inventi’s recording of Peer Gynt debuted in the Top 20 of the Classical Aria Charts, so don’t miss this opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Free to attend, no booking required!

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*CANCELLED* Inventi Ensemble plays Scheherazade (Children's performance)


Sunday 27 June 11am (Children’s performance)

Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre

Duration: Approximately 30-45 minutes, no interval

If you require a wheelchair space, please contact us on 9243 1106 to arrange your booking.


Learn about Rimsky-Korsakov's 'Scheherazade'! One of the most famous pieces of classical music! In this workshop, children will hear how the composer created themes for different characters in the story. Then they get to create their own story which will be told in a musical way! Just like Scheherazade! The new stories will be recorded and made available on Inventi’s website.

SOLD OUT!

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*POSTPONED* 1001 Nights: Inventi Ensemble plays Scheherazade


Friday 2 July 7pm

Ascot Vale Library 

Duration: Approximately 50 minutes, no interval

If you require a wheelchair space, please contact us on 9243 1106 to arrange your booking.

 


Join Inventi on an adventure through the tales of 1001 Nights as told through the stories and the music of Scheherazade by Rimsky-Korsakov, arranged by Glynn Davies. Hear this iconic music in a new light with their arrangement for flute, oboe, violin, viola and cello. The stormy seas of Sinbad’s Ship, the revenge of the Kalendar Prince’s, the epic love story of the most beautiful people in the world and a music festival in Baghdad. All this and more in this exquisite concert.

SOLD OUT!