Kettering Concert 2012-05-27
Loose Canon Chamber Singers
Stephanie Abercromby (Director and piano)
Over Hill, Over Dale
Nocturne – Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
Consolation – Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Toccata – Aram Khachaturian (1903-1978)
Madgricals – Thomas Morley (c1558-1602) – John Wilbye (1574-1638) – John Dowland (1563-1626)
Shakespeare Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Chattanooga Choo Choo – Mack Gordon (1904-1959) – Harry Warren (1893-1981)
New York State of Mind – William (Billy) Martin Joel (1949-)
Sunday 27 May 2012, 3pm
Kettering Community Hall
Tickets available at door $7.50
Stay for the post-concert afternoon tea, meet and chat with the musicians.
Stephanie Abercromby is a well-known musician in Hobart. She was educated at Perth Modern School on a music scholarship and continued her studies at the University of W.A., graduating with a Bachelor of Music. She was Senior repetiteur with the West Australian Opera Company, repetiteur for ABC opera concerts and appeared regularly as a soloist with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. After winning the W.A. State final of the ABC concerto competition on piano, she received a West Australian Arts Council grant to study harpsichord with Colin Tilney in London. Stephanie teaches music at Hobart's Fahan School. She has sung with and directed the Jane Franklin Consort, and was repetiteur with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Chorus before retiring in 2010. Stephanie was also director of the Tasmanian Chorale from 2005 to 2010 and in her spare time she is a keen bonsai enthusiast and sailor.