Omega Ensemble presents Ex Machina, showcasing its well-oiled virtuosic prowess in a program of thrilling works from important musical voices including music by Grammy Award-nominee Missy Mazzoli, an Australian premiere from Grammy Award-winner Bryce Dessner, and the world premiere of a new work by Nico Muhly, commissioned with the brief to “push the individual musicians to their limits”. Four performances only.
The program: Bryce Dessner Aheym/ El Chan [Australian Premiere]/ Missy Mazzoli Harp and Altar/ Nico Muhly Sextet [World Premiere]/ Aaron Copland Sextet
Two concerts in Sydney 26 June, 2.30 and 6.30 pm
Concerts at the Melbourne Recital Centre, 24 June, 7 pm and at Newcastle Art Gallery, 27 June, 6.30 pm.