A Classical Journey Around the World

Event Details
Come and join the WollCon Symphony Orchestra and the Five Islands String Orchestra on “A Classical Journey Around the World”.

Embark with us as we journey to distant locations and explore the panoramic scenery sonorously. From folk dances to luscious landscapes to New York City, this itinerary of well-loved pieces is sure to delight both seasoned concert-goes and new explorers.

Conducted by Mikaela Johnson, the WollCon Symphony Orchestra (previously known as the WollCon Community Orchestra)  is excited to present this collection of pieces which showcase their continued development.

Joining them at this concert will be special guest piano soloist Matthew Ardern.

Matthew Ardern

WollCon’s Five Islands String Orchestra conducted by Adrian Davis, wll also be performing at this special concert.


Repertoire for this concert includes*:

Chopin – Piano Concerto No. 1
Grieg – Norwegian Dances
Kats-Chernin – Dance of the Paper Umbrellas
Sibelius – Finlandia
Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue
Hardiman – Lord of the Dance
Strauss – Blue Danube

*in the interests of time some pieces will be shorter arrangements 

Everyone is very welcome to come along and enjoy this showcase of WollCon community musicians.


Entry will be by Donation (pre-purchase or at the door).

General Admission: $10
Family: $20
Concession/student/under 16 years: $5

 Friends of WollCon Community Music will be at the door to collect entry donations on the night.