Sun, Nov 20|
Berry School of Arts
Steel City Strings - Women in Steel featuring Claire Edwardes
Inspired by the acclaimed Illawarra documentary film, ‘Women of Steel’, Steel City Strings and percussionist Claire Edwardes premiere a brand-new concerto for percussion by Australian composer, Natalie Williams.
Time & Location
Nov 20, 2022, 2:00 PM
Berry School of Arts, 19 Alexandra St, Berry NSW 2535, Australia
About The Event
The work captures the Illawarra Steelworks and pays homage to the 18-year battle of the Jobs for Women campaign with BHP between 1980-1994. In addition, Steel City Strings revisits Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony and works by Eastern European composers.