Songs of Belonging
21 Jun 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:10 PM
Renowned Australian soprano and composer Deborah Cheetham AO shares her unique songline* and the journey to discover her belonging.
Building on her acclaimed works, White Baptist Abba Fan and Pecan Summer, Songs of Belonging is storytelling at its most intimate and powerful.
With music by Cheetham, Catalani, Cilea, Dvořák , Puccini, Richard Strauss and Vaughan Williams.
Accompanied by Australian pianist Toni Lalich
*Australia is home to an extensive network of traditional songlines, some of which traverse hundreds of kilometres through lands of many different Indigenous peoples. Songlines reinforce belonging, social connection and strength of identity, who you are and how you travel in this world.
Esplanade Recital Studio
1 Esplanade Drive