Here I Am (Adelaide Festival) – Adelaide

Saturday 6 March, 11am
UKARIA Cultural Centre, Peramangk Country

Single tickets
Adult $69
Concession $55

The ASQ features in Here I Am as part of the Adelaide Festival’s Incredible Floridas: Chamber Landscapes program, curated by Kim Williams

Paul Bowles (1910-1999): Here I Am (1991)
Peggy Glanville-Hicks (1912-1990) (arr. S. Chambers, 2004): Three Gymnopedies (1953)
Peggy Glanville-Hicks: Concertino da Camera (1946)
Paul Bowles: Here I Am (reprise)
Gordon Kerry (b. 1961): Clarinet Quintet (2019, rev. 2020)
Gordon Kerry: String Quintet No. 1 (2012)
Alfred Hill (1869-1960): String Quartet No. 16 in B-flat major ‘The Celtic’ (1938)

Like a sparkling clear tonic for the morning after, stately and piquant works by the refreshingly unclassifiable Peggy Glanville-Hicks followed by two recent major works by one of our most intelligent musical minds, Gordon Kerry (who lived and worked for a time in Peggy’s Sydney home).

Geoffrey Collins, flute
Jason Noble, clarinet
John Gaden, poetry
Mark Gaydon, bassoon
Jacob Abela, piano
James Wannan, viola
Australian String Quartet
Elder Conservatorium Flutes