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- 2hrs, including 20 min interval Duration* Due to the nature of live music, the duration listed is an estimate only.
- Pop Artist / Group Solo Instrument
- Thebarton Theatre Location
- Popular, Special Event Category
LAST-MINUTE TICKETS FOR FRIDAY 5 FEBRUARY JUST RELEASED!
Ben Folds: The Symphonic Tour, previously scheduled for Thursday 19 March 2020 has now been rescheduled and will be taking place on:
Friday 5 February 2021, 8pm at Thebarton Theatre
Saturday 6 February 2021, 8pm at Thebarton Theatre
Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, and to ensure that all patrons are able to maintain appropriate social distance, the Ben Folds: The Symphonic Tour concert has been split into two performances with checkerboard seating (where every patron has a blank seat either side).
Patrons holding existing tickets will be contacted shortly to select your preferred performance date and new tickets will be issued.
For the latest ASO management statement on the impact of COVID-19, please visit www.aso.com.au/coronavirus
Widely regarded as one of the major musical influences of our time, pop sensation Ben Folds joins your ASO for an evening of genre bending music, performing his hit songs and more.
Folds, who has also composed critically acclaimed classical works of his own, has been traveling the globe performing with some of the world’s best orchestras for over a decade.
Named the first ever Artistic Advisor to the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, the multi-platinum selling artist has recorded numerous solo and collaboration records, including music for film and TV and a classical piano concerto that topped the Billboard charts.
New York based Australian conductor Nicholas Buc leads the orchestra for this very special event. Nicholas has worked with Tina Arena on six Australian tours, and has also written arrangements for Missy Higgins, Ben Folds, Passenger, Eskimo Joe and The Whitlams.
As a condition of entry all persons aged 12 and over will need to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or a valid medical exemption to gain entry to this event.
- Patrons will need to show their COVID-19 digital certificate on their smart device (as part of the QR Code check in process) OR provide photo identification with a printed immunisation certificate.
- Those with an official medical exemption will need to show their certificate of exemption
- For the safety of our patrons and players, please do not attend a concert if you feel unwell or have cold or flu-like symptoms.