Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra is presenting twoDestinations and Adventures concerts at St Columba Uniting Church later this month.Drive Tuesday spoke to flautist and orchestra leader Martin Cohen about the orchestra and the concerts on 22 and 23 June. Guest conductor is John Buckley who has appeared with the orchestra once before in 2017.
The orchestra comprises of a remarkable 50 musicians, mostly amateur, who give up their time to pursue this labour of love.
The playlist includes Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite and John William’s Star Wars Suite and Jurassic Park.
It promises to be two great concerts and is a tribute to what local community musicians can achieve.
Tickets and info: www.ticketbooth.com.au
Venue: St Columba Uniting Church, Cnr. Forth & Ocean Street, Woollahra
Sat 22 June 5.30 pm
Sun 23 June 2.39 pm