Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston
Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston presents…Peach Melba! An “Ode to Nellie Melba”.
Only available in the month of March for just $17.00!
A dessert of peaches and raspberry sauce with vanilla ice cream!
In 1892, Nellie Melba was performing in Wagner’s opera Lohengrin at Covent Garden. The Duke of Orléans gave a dinner party to celebrate her triumph and for the occasion French chef Auguste Escoffier created a dessert… Peach Melba!
The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra will perform Ode to Nellie Melba, featuring Australian soprano Lorina Gore as Nellie! Dame Nellie Melba was known to describe herself as “The Voice”,. Nellie Melba captured the hearts of the nation. Lorina Gore will capture yours too.
Thursday 16th March 2017
7.30 pm at the Albert Hall
Book your tickets to Ode to Nellie Melba here.