Saturday 22 February 2020 3:00PM

Family Concert: Talking Drums

Recommended for families with children aged 7-11


Join percussionists Owen and Toby, otherwise known as O Duo, for a whistle stop tour through 350 years of music all played on percussion instruments. From Bach to Bongos and beyond! Recommended for children aged 7-11 and their parents and carers to explore a magical soundworld of marimbas, vibraphones, glockenspiels and drums a-plenty.

Arrive early for free arts activities in the Bechstein Room, run on a first come, first served basis. Drop in between 1.45pm and 2.30pm.

  • Gene Koshinski (b.1980)
        • Dance of the Drums
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
        • Prelude
  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
        • Etude in G flat Op. 10 No. 5
  • Tito Puente/Compay Segundo/Antônio Carlos Jobim
        • Latin Fury
  • Bob Becker (b.1947)
        • Bye Bye Medley
  • Steve Reich (b.1936)
        • Clapping Music
  • Philip Glass (b.1937)
        • Etude
  • O Duo
        • Talking Drums
  • Elton John/John Williams/Michael Giacchino
        • Film Medley (arr. Andrew Cottee)

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