Event Details

THE AUSTRALIAN VIRTUOSI

19/05/201719:30 - 21:00
THE AUSTRALIAN VIRTUOSI

Historic Piano Concerts closes off the season with a bang. World-famous Australian violinist and pianist duo, Charmain Gadd and Phillip Shovk, are coming all the way from Australia to give a fine concert of Beethoven and Brahms violin and piano sonatas as part of their European tour. Charmian Gadd's international career has included solo performances with many of the world's finest orchestras while Phillip Shovk is considered to be one of Australia's foremost concert pianists, chamber musicians, accompanists and pedagogues. Both have served as professors at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music for many years.

Programme

Brahms Scherzo in C minor WoO 2, from the ‘F.A.E.’ sonata
Brahms Sonata No. 1 in G major Op. 78
Interval  
Beethoven Sonata No. 3 in E-flat major Op. 12 No. 3
Tchaikovsky Méditation and Mélodie from Souvenir d'un lieu Cher
Kreisler  a selection of pieces for violin and piano

Tickets at € 20 may be purchased from: Cathedral Museum, Mdina or online Ticketline.com.mt

Ticket includes:

  • A unique classical music experience through the combination of top musicians, one of the most inspiring and authentic-sounding pianos on the island, and a stunning venue - the Cathedral Museum in the heart of Malta's medieval city of Mdina.
  • A special grand piano dating to the time of Brahms (A.D. 1890) and of the brand Debussy favoured most - Blüthner, will recreate the authentic sound for which these classical music masterpieces were composed and from which the composers drew further inspiration.
  • Three halls of the museum will be open throughout the evening
  • Wine served after the concert with compliments of Emmanuel Delicata Winemaker Ltd.

For more information mob: ( 356) 79054688 or e-mail: info@nikolaivukovic.com

Venue

The Cathedral Museum

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Organiser

Nikolai Vukovic