Upcoming Dates
  • Friday 21 Aug 7:30pm — Perth Concert Hall
  • Saturday 22 Aug 7:30pm — Perth Concert Hall

Baiba Skride's beguiling violin

Helicopters cut through the mist in Platoon and Gene Kelly steams up your glasses in An American in Paris. We’re off to the Hollywood Hills for a richly orchestrated concert, cinematic in its scale.

Between Barber’s profoundly beautiful Adagio and Weill’s final melodic symphony lies a musical reunion between Maestro Asher Fisch and Latvian violinist Baiba Skride in Korngold’s lyrical hark to Hollywood. Then we’ll whisk you off to Paris for Gershwin’s irrepressibly jazzy musical postcard to complete this American-inspired program.


BARBER Adagio for Strings
KORNGOLD Violin Concerto
WEILL Symphony No.2
GERSHWIN An American in Paris

Asher Fisch conductor
Baiba Skride violin

Asher Fisch appears courtesy of Wesfarmers Arts. World Artist, Baiba Skride, appears courtesy of Singapore Airlines

Music for Every 1

Love our concerts but don't always have someone to go with? Well step right up because you're not alone when you're with WASO.

Introducing Music for Every 1 - our brand new meet-ups where we connect you with like-minded music lovers.

Join us on Saturday 22 August for this get-together. Stick around after the show for our Wesfarmers Arts Meet the Artist Talk with Baiba Skride.

Bookings essential.
Let us know in the 'Notes' field when you purchase your ticket online or let our friendly Box Office staff know.


Reserve A B C^ Choir
Standard $94 $84 $58 $30
Concession* $84 $77 $53 $30
Under 30s* $30 $30 $30 $30

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