The McCulloch Art Collection and Camerata Strings
Bayleys Knight Frank Foyer
Celebrate the launch of The McCulloch Collection – Paintings, Sculptures & Tapestries of a Broken Hill “Silver King” by Laurie McCallum, with a concert by Camerata Strings, conducted by Patrick Shepherd with baritone Joshua McGirr.
After a brief introduction on who George McCulloch was by the book’s author, Laurie McCallum, listen to music from the period he lived in London and collected the modern art of his era 1890-1907. Patrick Shepherd has set to music some of the poetry associated with the art works and these are premiered at this concert by baritone, Josh McGirr.
The programme is:
Serenade – Elgar
Lyrisches Andante – Reger
Who is Sylvia? – Finzi with Joshua McGirr (baritone)
George McCulloch – McCallum/Shepherd with Joshua
Up In The Morning Early – Burns/Shepherd with Joshua McGirr (baritone)
Reel Fiddlin’ – McConnell