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WASO 2018



Asher Fisch Conducts Strauss’ Alpine Symphony

Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony

Dan Ettinger debuts with a dramatic masterpiece.

A majestic musical journey through the glorious Alps.

Thursday 8 March 11am Perth Concert Hall

Thursday 5 April 11am Perth Concert Hall

STRAUSS, R. An Alpine Symphony

SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overture TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No.4

Asher Fisch conductor (pictured) D

To mark the opening of the Morning Symphony Series in our 90th anniversary year, Asher Fisch conducts one of the most majestic and extravagant of all orchestral works, Strauss' An Alpine Symphony. Strauss’ enthralling musical travelogue depicts a journey to the peaks of the Bavarian Alps, through dark forests, ferocious storms and a stunning waterfall. “… prepare to hear Eine Alpensinfonie elevated to the level of a Bruckner or Mahler symphony under the baton of Asher Fisch. Highly recommended.” Limelight Magazine

Asher Fisch appears courtesy of Wesfarmers Arts


Dan Ettinger conductor (pictured)

Israeli conductor Dan Ettinger makes his WASO debut with the brilliant whirlwind of Shostakovich’s Festive Overture. Tchaikovsky’s tempestuous Fourth Symphony is an emotionally gripping masterpiece that wrestles with fate and emerges gloriously triumphant. "... Dan Ettinger conducted a vibrant, tightly wrought account that revealed the myriad of details..." - New York Times

WASO 2018 Season  

West Australian Symphony Orchestra - 2018 Season Brochure

WASO 2018 Season  

West Australian Symphony Orchestra - 2018 Season Brochure