Cathedral Concert Series 2018 launched
The 2018 St Mary’s Cathedral Concert Series was launched on Sunday 29th April with a concert titled ‘Gloria! Lux Aeterna’. This was a joint concert combining the talents of the St Mary’s Cathedral Choir and the students from the University of Western Australia Conservatorium of Music.
An audience of around 200 enjoyed a programme which included Vivaldi’s celebrated ‘Gloria’, and some more recent compositions such as Eric Whittacre’s ‘Lux Aurumque’ and Gyorgy Ligeti’s ‘Lux Aeterna’.
Also included in the programme was the world premiere of a composition newly-written by Honours student Olivia Bettina Davies titled ‘Lux Aeterna’.
The Cathedral’s Concert Series continues with its next concert on Sunday 19th August at 2:15pm (‘Sing with sound of trumpets’) – for details, please visit ticketswa.com or contact Jacinta Jakovcevic, the Cathedral’s Director of Music on 9223 1351.