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Platypus Clarinet Orchestra

  • First Congregational Church (map)

Mike Curtis, Conductor

Program: "Women of the Commonwealth"

Woodstock by Joni Mitchell - Canada
Andante for  Clarinet and Orchestra by Alice Mary Smith - England
Ruach by Zoe Felton - England
Hambani Kakuhle Kwela by Becky Stelzner - South Africa
Once There Were Birds by Fran Griffin - Australia
Irish Stew by Roma Cafolia - Ireland

The brainchild of Eugene Symphony musicians Mike Curtis and Carol Robe, the Platypus Clarinet Orchestra includes all shapes and sizes of clarinets, from the baby E flat to the contrabass clarinet, played by community amateur musicians and professional musicians.

Participating ESCO clarinetists: Chris Heritage, Eleanor Montagna, and Roy Whang.

Earlier Event: May 3
Platypus Clarinet Orchestra
Later Event: June 9
Music in the Garden -- Minore