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Presenting the WORLD PREMIERE of Regermination: Songs of Solace and Renewal in the Australian Landscape. Music by Alisha Redmond and lyrics by Grazia Marin.
Sneak preview at https://youtu.be/xYZ8-6gNmSQ.
Regermination is a joyful and cathartic dedication to the boundless landscapes and iconic birdlife of Australia where audiences can bathe their ears in a set of lush new works. Six glorious contemporary art songs and a solo piano piece celebrate the deep connection to nature and the restorative, consoling effect it has on the troubled mind.
Conceived in isolation, during the COVID-19 pandemic, the music seeks to find a remedy for loneliness through mindful observation of the natural world around us. It is Ensemble Volante’s intention to take the listener on a journey where they can find solace, calm, and most of all, heartfelt hope for the future within a turbulent, ever-changing world.
“I want to write music that is like an old friend: in which you can always rely on for reassurance, companionship, and peace of mind.” – Alisha Redmond
Book Tickets at https://www.facebook.com/ensemblevolante/events
Each art song features the powerful poetic words of lyricist Grazia Marin, soaring melodies sung by critically-acclaimed soprano Piera Dennerstein, alongside the striking yet sensitive piano refrains from composer and pianist Alisha Redmond.
With a limited run of shows throughout venues in Melbourne and regional Victoria, join Ensemble Volante for an experience not to be missed.Regermination: Songs of Solace and Renewal in the Australian Landscape By Alisha Redmond, words by Grazia Marin, 5 September – 17 November 2021.
- Saturday 9 October 2pm, Buckley’s of Dunolly, Dunnolly. Tickets: $25 from the venue.
- Saturday 16 October 2pm, Art Trax, Beaufort. Tickets: $25 from https://www.trybooking.com/BTMCR.
- Wednesday 17 November 8:30pm, Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne and live-streamed via Melbourne Digital Concert Hall. Live audience tickets: full $44, concession $32; streaming tickets: $24 from https://melbournedigitalconcerthall.com/ensemble-volante-regermination