Music Event Calendar

Wesley Music Centre

22 National Circuit, Forrest ACT 2603

Friday 14 August 7pm ‘Arms of Love’ The Song Company & Karul Projects reunite in a pageant of light and movement to Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostriand a new work by Australian composer Chris Williams. Co-curated/directed by Robert Macfarlane, with choreography by Thomas E.S. Kelly. Dedicated to and created in order to increase awareness of the refugee crisis at home and abroad. Commissioned with support from the Silo Collective, Chris Williams’ flotilla of seven short fragments and one extended final movement is interspersed with Buxtehude’s cycle of seven cantatas (focusing on the feet, knees, hands, side, breast, heart, face of a victim of state-sponsored torture) for five singers (SSATB), chamber organ and single strings. Tickets available at A$60; C$55; F/t student $30; child under 12 free.