Articles

Surviving on more than pie in the sky

Posted on Jul 31, 2015

Monday 27th September, 2004 On the sombre, chilly evening of September 11, some took refuge from both the anniversary and the weather in Elder Hall, where the Adelaide Art Orchestra performed the first of its two Spring subscription concerts, Orchestral Fantasies.  In response to the date and to the general state of the world, conductor and artistic director Timothy Sexton commended music’s powers of healing and consolation; the evening’s concert, he said by way of introduction, was “…not so much a tribute as a panacea: some music to warm the cockles of the...

Read More