Concert Diary

May
23
Sun
2021
BRISBANE: 4MBS Beethoven Marathon @ Old Museum Building
May 23 @ 2:00 pm

 
Beethoven – Violin Sonata No.9 in A major, Op.47 (Kreutzer)
Mozart – Clarinet Quintet in A minor, K.581

with Natsuko Yoshimoto and Ensemble Q

Jun
11
Fri
2021
BRISBANE: Recital with Natsuko Yoshimoto & Umberto Clerici @ Conservatorium Theatre
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm

Mozart – Sonata for Piano and Violin in E minor, K.304
Kodály – Duo for Violin and Cello, Op.7
Mendelssohn – Sonata No.2 for Cello and Piano in D major, Op.58

with Natsuko Yoshimoto (violin) and Umberto Clerici (piano)
presented by Musica Viva

Jun
13
Sun
2021
ADELAIDE: Recital with Umberto Clerici @ Elder Hall
Jun 13 @ 2:30 pm

 
works for cello and piano by Chopin, Mendelssohn and Foggarty

with Umberto Clerici (cello), presented by the Accompanists’ Guild of South Australia

Jun
23
Wed
2021
SYDNEY: Mozart Piano Concerto No.17 with SSO @ City Recital Hall
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm

 
Ibert – Hommage à Mozart
Mozart – Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K.453
Schubert – Symphony No.5 in B flat major, D.485

Sydney Symphony Orchestra conducted by Umberto Clerici

Jun
24
Thu
2021
SYDNEY: Mozart Piano Concerto No.17 with SSO @ City Recital Hall
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm

 
Ibert – Hommage à Mozart
Mozart – Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K.453
Schubert – Symphony No.5 in B flat major, D.485

Sydney Symphony Orchestra conducted by Umberto Clerici

Jul
3
Sat
2021
BRISBANE: Recital with Umberto Clerici @ Sandgate Town Hall
Jul 3 @ 7:30 pm

 
Mendelssohn – Song without words Op.109 in D Major
Chopin – Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op.65
Chopin – Songs without words Op.74 no.8 in D Major and no.9 in G Major
Mendelssohn – Cello Sonata No.2 in D Major, Op.58

with Umberto Clerici (cello)

Jul
15
Thu
2021
COWRA: Compassion @ Civic Theatre
Jul 15 @ 7:30 pm

 
Pärt – Fratres
Westlake/Lior – Compassion, arranged for Octet

with Lior (vocals), Tinalley String Quartet, David Campbell (double bass), Alison Pratt (percussion)

Jul
16
Fri
2021
BLACKHEATH: Compassion @ Phillips Hall
Jul 16 @ 7:30 pm

 
Pärt – Fratres
Westlake/Lior – Compassion, arranged for Octet

with Lior (vocals), Tinalley String Quartet, David Campbell (double bass), Alison Pratt (percussion)

Jul
24
Sat
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm

 
Schulhoff – Concertino for flute, viola and double bass
Virginia Taylor, Christopher Moore, Kirsty McCahon

Schubert – “Trockne Blumen” from Die schöne Müllerin, D.802, Op.160
Virginia Taylor, Daniel de Borah

Sallinen – Dance Music Suite, Op.107
Australian Premiere
James Crabb, Elizabeth Layton, Yelian He, Timothy Young

Jul
26
Mon
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm

 
Barton – Square Circles Beneath the Red Desert Sand
William Barton, Natsuko Yoshimoto, Phoebe Gardner, Tobias Breider, Blair Harris

Boccherini – Quintet in D major for Flute, Two Violins, Viola and Cello, G.430, Op.19, No.6
Virginia Taylor, Goldner String Quartet

Busoni – Elegie in B flat major for clarinet and piano, BV286
Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Yasmin Rowe

Babajanian – Trio in F sharp minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello
Zoë Black, Elina Faskhi, Daniel de Borah

Jul
28
Wed
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ The Pavillion
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am

 
Kapustin – Burlesque Op.97
Yelian He, Yasmin Rowe

Donizetti – Sonata for flute and piano
Virginia Taylor, Daniel de Borah

Kerry – On summer map of stars
Mark Gaydon, Kristian Chong

Chopin – Mazurka in A minor for Piano, Op.17, No.4
Daniel de Borah

Glass – Pendulum
Natsuko Yoshimoto, Yasmin Rowe

TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm

 
Poulenc – Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano
Diana Doherty, Mark Gaydon, Daniel de Borah

Boyd – Goldfish through summer rain
Virginia Taylor, Kristian Chong

Puccini – Crisantemi for String Quartet
Flinders Quartet

Korngold – “Mariettas Song” from Die tote Stade, Op. 12
Jacqueline Porter, Flinders Quartet, Yasmin Rowe

Ligeti – Six Bagatelles for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn
Virginia Taylor, Diana Doherty, Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Nicolas Fleury, Mark Gaydon

Strauss – Metamorphosen for Two Violins, Two Violas, Two Cellos, and Bass
Elizabeth Layton, Natsuko Yoshimoto, Tobias Breider, Imants Larsens, Elina Faskhi, Blair Harris, Kirsty McCahon

Jul
29
Thu
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 29 @ 8:00 pm

 
Williams – Not Yet Here
World Premiere
Jacqueline Porter, Kristian Chong

Beethoven – Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano, Op. 47, “Kreutzer”
Grace Clifford, Daniel de Borah

Janácek – Quartet No. 1 for Strings, “The Kreutzer Sonata”
Goldner String Quartet

Beethoven – Allegretto from Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 (arr. Franz Liszt) Control (World Premiere)
Australian Premiere
Piers Lane, Marlo Benjamin, Felix Sampson, Dancenorth

Jul
30
Fri
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm

 
Holst – Phantasy Quartet
Flinders Quartet

Kats-Chernin – From Anna Magdalena’s notebook
Flinders Quartet

Schumann – Märchenerzählungen (Fairy Tales) for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 132
Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Imants Larsens, Daniel de Borah

Dukas – L’apprenti sorcier “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” (Arr. Iain Farrington)
Virginia Taylor, Diana Doherty, Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Nicolas Fleury, Mark Gaydon, Yasmin Rowe

Jul
31
Sat
2021
TOWNSVILLE – Australian Festival of Chamber Music @ Civic Theatre
Jul 31 @ 8:00 pm

 
Jacobsen – Ascending Bird (Aghaei & Jacobsen)
Zoë Black, Natsuko Yoshimoto, Imants Larsens, Blair Harris, Kirsty McCahon, Ian Brunskill

Milone – Fantasy on Bizet’s ‘Carmen’ for four violins and double bass
Dene Olding, Dimity Hall, Grace Clifford, Kirsty McCahon, Christian Li

Brahms – Hungarian Dance No. 5 for Viola Trio (Arr. Karey Sitzler)
Irina Morozova, Imants Larsens, Christopher Moore

Beethoven – Symphony No.5 for Cello Duo (Arr. Werner Thomas-Mifune)
Elina Faskhi, Yelian He

Coward – Nina
Jacqueline Porter, Yasmin Rowe

Kreisler – Liebesleid, Schon Rosmarin, Tambourin Chinois, Marche Miniature Viennoise for Violin and Piano
Christian Li, Timothy Young

Piazzola – Libertango for four cellos and two pianos (Arr. Kathryn Stott)
Elina Faskhi, Blair Harris, Yelian He, Julian Smiles, Kristian Chong

Williams – Townsville in the Winter
Cheryl Barker, Peter Coleman-Wright, Virginia Taylor, Diana Doherty, Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Nicolas Fleury, Mark Gaydon, Daniel de Borah, Piers Lane, Elizabeth Layton, Kirsty McCahon, Ian Brunskill

Bernstein – Symphonic Dances for two pianos (West Side Story), (Arr. John Musto)
Timothy Young, Piers Lane

Arr. Williams traditional
Jack’s the Lad; Hornpipe
Dene Olding, Timothy Young, Kristian Chong, Zoë Black, Grace Clifford, Dimity Hall, Elizabeth Layton, Christian Li, Natsuko Yoshimoto, Imants Larsens, Christopher Moore, Irina Morozova, Elina Faskhi, Blair Harris, Yelian He, Julian Smiles, Kirsty McCahon, Virginia Taylor, Diana Doherty, Lloyd Van’t Hoff, Mark Gaydon, Cheryl Barker, Peter Coleman-Wright, Flinders Quartet, Russell Torrance, Daniel de Borah, Yasmin Rowe, Piers Lane, Nicolas Fleury

Aug
5
Thu
2021
GRANDCHESTER: Hayllar Chamber Music Weekend
Aug 5 all-day

“The Art of the Aria”

with Jacqueline Porter (soprano) and Andrew Goodwin (tenor)
presented by Graham Abbott

Concert 1: the 18th Century

Aug
6
Fri
2021
GRANDCHESTER: Hayllar Chamber Music Weekend
Aug 6 all-day

“The Art of the Aria”

with Jacqueline Porter (soprano) and Andrew Goodwin (tenor)
presented by Graham Abbott

Concert 2: the 19th Century

Aug
7
Sat
2021
GRANDCHESTER: Hayllar Chamber Music Weekend
Aug 7 all-day

“The Art of the Aria”

with Jacqueline Porter (soprano) and Andrew Goodwin (tenor)
presented by Graham Abbott

Concert 3: the 20th Century

Sep
21
Tue
2021
BRISBANE: Ensemble Q @ Conservatorium Theatre
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

 
Mahler – Ruckert Lieder, arr. Walter
Ravel – Piano trio

Holst – Songs for voice and violin
Ravel -Tombeau de Couperin, arr. Dean

featuring guest artist Lotte Betts-Dean (mezzo soprano)

Oct
8
Fri
2021
BRISBANE: QCGU Chamber Music Side-by-Side Concert @ Conservatorium Theatre
Oct 8 @ 7:30 pm

Featuring students of the Queensland Conservatorium chamber music program performing alongside QCGU performance faculty