- Friday 23 Aug 7:30pm — Perth Concert HallOn Sale
- Sunday 25 Aug 5:00pm — Perth Concert HallOn Sale
Our 2019 Season is on sale now. For most concerts Under 30 tickets available for $25 (ID required). Subscribe and save up to 20%! Call 08 9326 0000.
Our Gala Event.
In August 2018 the acclaimed German soprano Gun-Brit Barkmin made her Australian debut in WASO’s Tristan und Isolde and blew everyone away. From the roar of the audience we knew that Perth wanted more of this exceptional artist. We’ve responded. We have created an evening of operatic and vocal masterworks from Beethoven, Strauss and Wagner to shine the spotlight on Barkmin’s phenomenal talent. And being renowned worldwide as one of the finest exponents of Salome, we are thrilled that she concludes this gala event with the dramatic final scene of Strauss’ extraordinary opera. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience one of the most remarkable voices of our generation with Asher Fisch leading ‘an orchestra at the top of its game’.
“She gave an extraordinarily complete portrayal… It’s always a joy to hear a singer in their native tongue, and [Barkmin’s] linguistic authority made every syllable count.”
- Limelight magazine
“Gun-Brit Barkmin… was a revelation.” - The Australian
BEETHOVEN Fidelio: Overture
BEETHOVEN Fidelio: Abscheulicher! wo eilst du hin?
STRAUSS, R. Four Last Songs
WAGNER Tannhäuser: Entrance of the Guests
WAGNER Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle
STRAUSS, R. Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
STRAUSS, R. Salome: Final scene
Gun-Brit Barkmin soprano
Asher Fisch conductor
Sung in German with English surtitles.
Asher Fisch appears courtesy of Wesfarmers Arts
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