Chamber & Instrumental Music

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Solo performers and chamber ensembles play music in a wide range of styles from different periods.

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20th June

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  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne.
  • Bach: Suite for solo cello in C minor, BWV1011 (excerpt). Arturs Ezergailis, vlc.
  • Carter: Riconoscenza per Goffredo Petrassi. Miwako Abe, vln.
  • Howells: Prelude. Danielle Perrett, harp.
  • Berio: Six encores. Timothy Young, pno.
  • Beethoven: String Trio in C minor, Op.9/3: excerpts. Trevor Jones, vla., Miwako Abe, vln., Arturs Ezergailis, vlc.
  • Reeman: Epitaph. Danielle Perrett, harp.
  • Gough: Ballade. Danielle Perrett, harp.
  • Ellington: Satin Doll.
  • Britten: On this Island, Op.11: Peter Pears (Tenor), Benjamin Britten (Piano)
  • Stanhope: A Leadsman, A Lady and A Lord. Sydney Brass.
  • Wilcher: Nocturne - The Dreamer and the Dream. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.

  • 19th June

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  • Carr-Boyd: Balmoral Beach Rag. John Martin, pno., John Clarke, cornet.
  • Hummel: Piano Quintet in E flat, Op.87. Melos Ensemble.
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor, K.491. John O'Conor, pno., Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Carr-Boyd: Spiral Galaxy, Pluto, Millenium Rag.. Ann Carr-Boyd, pno.
  • Paganini: String quartet No.1 in D minor, MS.20. Paganini String Quartet.
  • Haydn: Oboe Concerto in C, Hob.VIIg:C1. Jiri Tancibudek, oboe, Adelaide CO/Richard Divall.

  • 18th June

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  • Bononcini (born 18.6.1677): Griselda: In te, sposa Griselda…..Cara sposa. David Hansen, alto., Academia Montis Regalis/Alessandro De Marchi.
  • Pleyel (born 18.6.1757): Symphony No.1 in D, Op.3/1. Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Brumby (born 18.6.1933): Scena for Cor Anglais and Strings. Anne Gilby, cor ang., Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Gounod (born 18.6.1818): Faust: Jewel Song. Nicole Car, sop., Australian Opera and Ballet Orch/Andrea Molino.
  • Gounod: String Quartet No.3 in A minor. Daniel String Quartet.
  • Gounod: Six Melodies for Horn. Barry Tuckwell, horn, Daniel Blumenthal, pno.
  • Tubin born 18.6.1905): Suite on Estonian Dances for violin and piano. Arvo Leibur, vln., Vardo Rumessen, pno.

  • 17th June

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  • Muczynski: Time Pieces, Op.43. Alan Vivian, cl., Susanne Powell, pno.
  • Czerny: Andante e Polacca in E, Op.posth.. Hermann Baumann, horn, Leonard Hokanson, pno.
  • Bennett: After Syrinx. Hansjoerg Schellenberger, oboe, Rolf Koennen, pno.
  • Saint-Saens: Bassoon Sonata in G, Op.168. Kim Walker, bsn., Julius Drake, pno.
  • Prokofiev: Flute sonata in D, Op.94. Stephen Kovacevich, pno., Emmanuel Pahud, fte.
  • Carr-Boyd: Beneath the Yellow Moon. Susan Blake, vlc., John Martin, pno.
  • Bach: Capriccio on the departure of his beloved brother, BWV992. Ann Murphy, hpschd., Geoffrey Burgess, oboe.

  • 14th June

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  • Mozart (arr. Emmerson): Papamina Suite, music from Mozart's 'The Magic Flute'. Dean Emmerson Dean Trio.
  • Mompou: Scenes d'enfants. Jordi Maso, pno.
  • Telemann: Concerto in A for Oboe d'Amore, TWV A2. Thomas Stacy, oboe d'amore, Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon.
  • Bowman: Three Night Songs. Ian Munro, pno., Sara Macliver, sop.
  • Albrechtsberger: Harp concerto in C. Nicanor Zabaleta, harp, Paul Kuentz CO/Paul Kuentz.
  • Mozart: String Quintet No.3 in C, K.515. Keith Crellin, vla., Flinders Quartet.
  • Rutter: To Every Thing There is a Season. City of London Sinfonia, Cambridge Singers/John Rutter.

  • 13th June

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  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne.
  • Smetana: String Quartet No.1 in E minor - From My Life. Amadeus Quartet.
  • Hummel: Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op.81. Stephen Hough, pno.
  • Glanville-Hicks: Frolic. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Locke, pno.
  • Glanville-Hicks: Come Sleep. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Locke, pno.
  • Gifford: Willow Song. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Locke, pno.
  • Gifford: Music of the Spheres. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Locke, pno.
  • Poulenc: Violin Sonata, Op.119. Kathryn Stott, pno., Francesca Dego, vln.
  • Bax: String Quartet No.1 in G. English String Quartet.

  • 12th June

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  • Soler: Sonata in B Flat, M13. Igor Kipnis, hpschd.
  • Glinka: Trio Pathetique in D minor. Borodin Trio.
  • Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F (two piano version). Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno.
  • Carmichael: Thredbo Suite. Leigh Harrold, pno., Agatha Yim, fte., Julia Stoppa, cl.
  • Schubert: The Trout, D550, Der Jungling an der Quelle, D.300, Meeres Stille, D.216, Gretchen am Spinnrade, D.118. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, sop., Gerald Moore, pno.
  • Cambini: Wind Quintet in F major Op.4 No.3. Quintetto Arnold.
  • Purcell: The Fairy Queen, Z629: I am Come to Lock all Fast AND If Love's Sweet Passion. Miriam Allen, sop., Ironwood.
  • Boieldieu: Harp concerto in C. Catherine Michel, harp, Monte Carlo National Opera Orch/Antonio de Almeida.

  • 11th June

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  • Sor: Divertissement Militaire Op.49. Michael Dossow, gtr., Bernd Ahlert, gtr.
  • Turina: Piano Trio in F. Trio Arbos.
  • Montsalvatge: Five canciones negras. Alexis Weissenberg, pno., Monserrat Caballe, sop.
  • Granados: Escenas romanticas. Alicia de Larrocha, pno.
  • Rodrigo: Fantasia para un Gentilhombre. Goran Sollscher, gtr., Orpheus CO.
  • Albeniz: Deseo. Miguel Baselga, pno.

  • 10th June

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  • Mozart: Serenade No.12 in C minor, K.388. Consortium Classicum.
  • Beethoven: Eleven Bagatelles, Op.119. Rudolf Buchbinder, pno.
  • Martinu: Three Madrigals for violin & viola. Lubomir Havlak, vln., Jan Jisa, vla.
  • Falla: Concerto for harpsichord, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin and cello. Monika Knoblochova, hpschd., Lenka Kozderkova-Simkova, fte., Adela Stajnochrova, vln., Vladislav Borovka, oboe, Karel Dohnal, cl., Tomas Strasil, vlc., /Michal Macourek.
  • Boyd: A Vision. The Song Company/Roland Peelman.
  • Previn: Tango Song and Dance. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Andre Previn, pno.
  • Boyd: Cloudy Mountain. Satsuki Odamura, koto, Jim Denley, fte.

  • 7th June

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  • Paisiello: Harp concerto in A major. Jasna Corrado Merlak, harp, European Community CO/Dimitri Demetriades.
  • Bowman: Homage to Mozart. Flinders Quartet.
  • Dvorak: Gypsy Melodies, Op.55, B104. Sally-Anne Russell, m-sop., Sharolyn Kimmorley, pno.
  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op.18/4. Orava Quartet.
  • Salzedo: Harp Sonata. Alice Giles, harp, Arnan Wiesel, pno.
  • Mozart: Flute Quartet in C, K.285b. Judith Hall, fte., Paul Barritt, vln., Gustav Clarkson, vla., Josephine Horder, vlc.
  • Moreno Torroba: Castles of Spain. Andres Segovia, gtr.