Starstruck with Miquel Bernat
Fremantle Arts Centre
Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) / Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts, Technology, Education and Communications
Spanish percussion superstar Miquel Bernat entranced listeners with his virtuosity, as the rapturous sounds of ancient and modern percussion float and soared under the stars in the Inner Courtyard.
WAAPA’s award-winning Defying Gravity percussion ensemble presented a magical evening of musical masterworks: Vincent Plush’s Summoning of the Sun glistened with the radiance of the sun, Marc Mellit’s Gravity filled the air with energy and rhythm, and Peter Sculthorpe’s From Jabiru Dreaming brought the glory of Kakadu to life.
Performed at Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle, Western Australia 16th March 2018.
Defying Gravity are:
Ben Albert, Chris Damant, Azariah Felton, Pavan Kumar Hari, Gabrielle Lee, Aaron Logan, lzaac Masters, Michael O'Shaughnessy, Hannah Owens, Germaine Png, Caleigh Rhee, Tom Robertson, Thomas Selim, Jesse Vivante
Musical Director: Tim White