Contemporary Orchestral Music - Sydney International Composers Concerts 2017 (SCO Concert No.10)

From October 06, 2017 8:00 pm until October 06, 2017 10:00 pm
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Contemporary Orchestral Music
Sydney International Composers Concerts 2017

SCO Concert No.10

6 October 2017, 8:00PM
Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Sydney Australia
Sydney Contemporary Orchestra
Conductor - Dr Brian Chatpo Koo
Concertmaster - Beata Stanowska

With 60 passionate and dedicated musicians of the SCO, and directed by Dr Brian Chatpo Koo, the Contemporary Orchestral Music concert is an amazing opportunity to hear absolutely new orchestral music of contemporary composers from Brazil, Italy, USA, Colombia, Japan, and Australia. These composers will attend the concert and share their musical ideas, philosophies and creativity with each other and the Sydney audience.

  1. Uluru - Symphonic Overture by Brian Chatpo Koo (Australia) (Sydney premiere)
  2. Waltz Fantasy by Andre Catelli (Brazil) (World premiere)
  3. Variazioni by Paolo Geminiani (Italy) (World premiere)
  4. Visions des reflets et nocturnes (Sections I-IV) by Peter Dickson Lopez (USA) (World premiere)

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  5. A través de mis ojos by Mauricio Arias* (Colombia) (Australian premiere)
  6. Water Cycle - by Satoru Ikeda (Japan) (World premiere)
  7. Sinfonietta Fukushima  by Douglas Vuncannon (USA) (World premiere)
  8. Metamorphosis by Kim Bowman (Australia/The Netherlands) (World premiere)
Tickets are available from Tickets and Bookings:

Standard: $80
Concession: $60
Under 30: $40
Contact: Dianne Batcheldor - Orchestra Manager
*Proudly sponsored by:


... the SCO has been doing very interesting work indeed and certainly worthy of support.

A/Prof Stuart Geoffrey Andrew Greenbaum, Composer (Australia)


­ amazing energy, funding and collecting works is needed to organize and realize an orchestra such as SCO and all these wonderful concerts, you make the quality of music rise in every musical work and there are not a lot of you out there.

Trimor Dhomi, Composer (Kosovo)



I'm very excited to hear your interpretation and to bring the piece to life!

Luke Flynn, Composer (USA)