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Two famous fifths for orchestra's November finale

BY Sirmai Arts Marketing | 23-Sep-2013
TMO CELEBRATES 5th ANNIVERSARY WITH FAMOUS 5th SYMPHONIES. Perfect Fifths With The Metropolitan Orchestra.The Metropolitan Orchestra (TMO) celebrates its Fifth Anniversary of local and intimate concert performances with two of the 'Great Fives' – the Fifth Symphonies of Tchaikovsky and Beethoven.
Venue: EUGENE GOOSSENS HALL - ABC Centre
Address: 700 Harris Street Ultimo
Date: Saturday 2 NOVEMBER
Time: 8pm
Web: www.metorchestra.com.au
Call: (02) 8007-7131

This exhilarating program features TMO's largest ever orchestra for a Met Series concert, to deliver these two popular, powerhouse symphonic works. The concert takes place in the beautiful Eugene Goossens Hall at Sydney's ABC Centre, Ultimo.

TMO Artistic Director and Chief Conductor, Sarah-Grace Williams enthuses about the program – and the spectacular rise and rise of the orchestra.

"The last five years have been an incredible ride for TMO, tackling several huge challenges and delivering so many fantastic experiences for both our musicians and our dedicated audience." Hosted by ABC presenter and TMO patron Guy Noble, the performance will be a fitting end to a fabulous 2013 TMO concert season that has seen them perform a number of world premieres of Australian works and Australian premieres of international works.

Says Williams: "These two great works are a perfect way to celebrate our fifth birthday."

THE METROPOLITAN ORCHESTRA

Conducted by Sarah-Grace Williams
5th Anniversary Celebration
BEETHOVEN Symphony no 5
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony no 5
Saturday 2 NOVEMBER 8pm EUGENE GOOSSENS HALL,
ABC Centre 700 Harris Street Ultimo
Bookings www.metorchestra.com.au/tickets or phone (02) 8007-7131
For more information, visit www.metorchestra.com.au