Conductor Jessica Gethin returns for a second series of her weekly online video series, following the success of her first series exploring Saint-Saëns’s Carnival of the Animals, which was launched as part of the SSO’s extensive digital season during last year’s Circuit Breaker. This time she’ll be introducing children to Elgar’s Enigma Variations over the course of four weeks. Musical Soundbites: Enigma Variations will be released every Sunday from 14 March at 3pm on the SSO YouTube and Facebook pages and will be free to watch.
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.