Orchestra Archives - The Creative Issue - News for Creatives
Natalie Weirâ€™s When Time Stops is about the gush of memories felt from a woman in her last moments of life. Itâ€™s a beautiful piece of theatre that will transport you into a dream-like hypnotic stateâ€Šâ€”â€Škind of like watching anÂ epic, beautiful and bittersweet lucid dream.
Choristers spread amongst the orchestra, influencing notes, and taking control of the arrangement, it defies every principle of musical performance, and almost renders the composer irrelevant. This is what the Queensland Symphony Orchestra is giving audiences when Ghosts in the OrchestraÂ premieres on Saturday, August 9.
After a highly successful year, the Queensland Youth Orchestras will be playing their final concert on November 2.