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2003 Fifth Birthday Concert

Sir John Clancy Auditorium, Kensington
29 June 2003

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The Chorus’s 5th anniversary concert was performed in the Sir John Clancy Auditorium at The University of New South Wales on 29 June 2003. The 50-strong choir accompanied by a chamber orchestra and a children's chorus performed excerpts from Rutter’s RequiemAfrican Sanctus, and new works especially commissioned from local composer Dan Walker.

Set 1

Tongo/Sinje-nje-nje; We Shall Not Give Up The Fight; The water is wide; Ah Poor Bird; Dona Nobis Pacem; Locus iste; Rutter's Requiem movements 1, 4 and 7; David Fanshaw's African Sanctus movements 1 and 2 (featuring soloist Khaled Zraykah)

Set 2

Ride On; Dan Walker's Freshwater Suite movements 1 and 3; Paul Jarman's Outback Suite

Artistic Director: Michelle Leonard
Conductor: Michelle Leonard 
Piano: Marco Creazzo
Percussion: Luke Robinson
Vocal Soloists: Ride On - Billie McCarthy; Lux Aeterna - Hanna Leach; Kyrie - Khaled Zraykah; In Memory of an Unknown - Dave Mathieson; Ride Away - Dynes Austin 

LEC onstage for the 5th Birthday Concert