Friday 2nd August 2013
Kick the Darwin Cup long weekend off by singing along to your favourite Beatles songs. Featuring the Beatnix, Australia’s leading tribute band, the DSO promises an evening of fun for the whole family.
7.30pm (gates open 5.30pm)
Botanic Gardens Amphitheatre
6.30pm, Saturday 1 June
(gates open at 5.30pm)
Charles Darwin University Soundshell
CONDUCTOR: Matthew Wood
SOLOISTS: Emma Matthews (Soprano), James Egglestone (Tenor)
Featuring the Darwin Chorale
Fresh from leading some of the UK’s finest orchestras, DSO’s new Artistic Director Matthew Wood makes his debut celebrating the bicentenary of Giuseppe Verdi, one of the most beloved composers of all time.
Featuring ARIA chart-topping star of international tours with Andre Rieu and Australian Childrens Music Foundation Ambassador Mirusia and the Australian Army Band Darwin under the baton of guest conductor Captain Darren Cole, the Darwin Symphony Orchestra takes to the stage for their first dry season performance of 2013.