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SILVA: Natural Music

SILVA: Natural Music

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Hear the wondrous beauty and order of the natural world reflected in sound – featuring three World Premieres by esteemed Australian composers Mary Finsterer and Rosalind Page.

Performance Dates:

Sydney Opera House, Utzon Room, Tuesday 23 October at 8pm

Brisbane Powerhouse, Restrung New Chamber Festival, Saturday 27 October at 4pm




 Ensemble Offspring is a unique company dedicated to new music. With recent shows in the Sydney Festival and an international tour to China, Ensemble Offspring has developed a reputation for adventurous programs, outstanding performance standards and successful audience engagement. In Silva, Ensemble Offspring presents a unique and refined collection of new chamber music sure to tantalise the senses.

Concert program: Mary Finsterer– Silva (World Premiere), Tristan Murail – Garrigue (Australian Premiere), Rosalind Page – Time and Being I: Lacrimae Rerum (World Premiere), Iannis Xenakis – Plekto, Mary Finsterer – Circadian Tale 7.1 (World Premiere)

Musicians: Solo Percussion – Claire Edwardes, Violin/Viola – Graeme Jennings, Cello – Geoffrey Gartner, Flute – Lamorna Nightingale, Clarinet – Jason Noble, Piano – Zubin Kanga.


On Oct 23
Oct 23, 2012 08:00 pm to Oct 23, 2012 11:00 pm
On Oct 27
Oct 27, 2012 04:00 pm to Oct 27, 2012 11:00 pm
119 Lamington Street 4005,