Saint-Saëns’s much-loved masterpiece Carnival of the Animals is the focus for our new series for children, hosted by conductor Jessica Gethin. Head to the SSO Facebook or YouTube channel on Sunday at 3pm, 7 June for the second instalment of this series: ‘Wild Asses, Tortoises, Elephants’. And if you missed the first episode, catch up below!
Australian born conductor Jessica Gethin has been hailed by audiences and critics for her stellar musicianship, vibrant energy and charismatic stage presence. Listed by Limelight Magazine in the '2017 Top Twenty Australian Artists of the Year', Jessica's musical experience covers a wide range of genres, with an international schedule seeing her perform throughout the United States, Asia, New Zealand and Australia.