Argonaut Matinée

September 6
Tickets $20
Bendigo Bank Theatre

Argonaut Matinée is supported by BIFEM’s Principal Philanthropic Partner, The Robert Salzer Foundation.

Clara Maïda is a guest of BIFEM with travel support from Institut français.

Crystallise was commissioned by the Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard University.

This exciting matinée concert features the world premiere of Crystallise, a new percussion quartet by celebrated Australian composer Elliott Gyger and two recent ensemble works by musical polymath James Rushford. Argonaut Ensemble also presents the exclusive Australasian premiere of French composer Clara Maïda’s sensational trilogy Psyche Cité/Transversales.

Crystallise (2014) WP Elliott GYGER
Espalier (2012) James RUSHFORD
Viper Gloss (2011) James RUSHFORD
Psyche Cité/Transversales AP Clara MAÏDA
1. Fluctuatio (in) animi (2006)
2. Ipso Facto (2007)
3. Via rupta (2005)


Guest Conductor: Elliott GYGER
Trombone: Jess BUZBEE
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet: Aviva ENDEAN
Viola: Phoebe GREEN
Piano: Zubin KANGA
Cello: Caerwen MARTIN
Percussion: Kaylie MELVILLE
Electronics: Michael HEWES
Percussion: Peter NEVILLE
Violin: Susannah NG
Flute/Bass Flute: Paula RAE
Percussion: Dan RICHARDSON
Percussion: Leah SCHOLES
Double Bass: Chlöe SMITH

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