Jessica Gethin Conductor
Kirsten Williams Violin
Canberra Symphony Orchestra
Adagio for Strings
To Rest in Peace
An American in Paris
The Mission (‘Gabriel’s Oboe’)
The Gadfly (‘Romance’)
Star Wars, Schindler’s List, Harry Potter
This year’s gala pays homage to great musical works for the silver screen, from poignant historical dramas to a galaxy far, far away.
Conductor Jessica Gethin takes the podium to present iconic orchestrations from Psycho, Star Wars and other cinematic classics. Concertmaster Kirsten Williams is featured in the moving theme from Schindler’s List and the Romance from The Gadfly.
The program also includes a suite from To Rest in Peace by Australian composer Leah Curtis, specifically arranged for the CSO.
Image: Martin Ollman (Kirsten Williams)