An ambitious concert that sought to capture whole worlds.
Review of HOMELANDS, at the Australian Festival of Chamber Music
7.30pm Friday August 2, 2019
Townsville Civic Theatre
Reviewed by Angus McPherson on August 3, 2019
“ Traveling the furthest distance musically and geographically from the opening harp music, Australian composer – and AFCM Composer in Residence – Connor D’Netto’s Too, The Moon – fantasy for viola and electronics (a reworking of material from his Cold Companion for soprano and piano) saw Stumm take the stage, her lyrical viola lines soaring amidst almost pointillistic electronics, underscored by vast organ-like chords.”