Recitals at Romsey

The annual Romsey Recitals programme of Piano Trio & String Quartet performances tap the very best talent in Australia.

Established ensembles such as the Hamer, Seraphim, Aequales and Streeton have been complimented by wildly successful solo pianists such as Stefan Cassomenos and Hoang Pham.

A flexible annual programme allows Judy to accommodate newly-formed and highly talented groups such as the Melbourne Trio to delight our dedicated classical music audience.

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2018 Recitals at Romsey

 

17 June

Laurence Matherson and Stewart Kelly

A rare opportunity to hear two of Australia’s finest pianists as soloists and combined for two duo masterpieces.

 


15 July

Flinders String Quarter with Chris Moore (viola/narrator)

Calvin Bowman,  “The Curly Pyjama Letters “; Chris Moore (narrator)

Mendelssohn, Arrangement  of  “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” incidental music by Iain Grandage intertwined with text from Shakespeare’s play, Chris Moore(narrator)

Brahms, Viola Quintet No.2  in G major Op. 111; Chirs Moore (viola)


26 August

David Soo

David is currently completing a  Master of Music degree with Joan Havill at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. David’s numerous awards include unanimously winning the Allison/Henderson Piano Scholarship and the Melbourne Recital Centre Great Romantics Competition Elizabeth Murdoch Prize.Other significant awards  include being a prize-winner at the Australian National Piano Award, Magin international piano competition and ASEAN international Chopin Competition. David was also national finalist in the 2014 Symphony Australia Young Performer Awards. He has also performed concertos  by Arensky, Bach, Chopin, Mozart, Liszt, Prokofiev, Tchailkovsky, Shostakovich and the Australian composer John Carmichael with various orchestras. David completed his undergraduate studies with Glenn Riddle at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music


9 September

Firebird Trio

Beethoven, Piano Trio in D, Op. 70 No.1 ‘Ghost’ Schumann, Fantasiestrucke Op.88 for piano trio Benjamin Martin, Divertimento for piano trio, 2017


14 October

Tony Lee

Australian born pianist Tony Lee has appeared as soloist with the Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Samara Philharmonic Orchestra and has performed across Europe, Asia Pacific and in the USA. He was a soloist in residence at the Chapelle Musicale Reine Elisabeth in Belgium  under the direction of Maria-Joao Pires from 2014-2016


25 November

Wilma and Friends

The legendary Wilma Smith returns, this year with Jiwon Kim (violin), Stefanie Farrands (viola), Caleb Wright (viola) and Michael Dahlenberg (cello).

 

The programme will include the mighty String quintet No.1, Op. 88 (Brahms)


Previous concerts

 

29 April, 2018

John O’Donnell and Lucinda Moon

J. S Bach, Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord


13 May

Katherine Austin and Glenn Riddle

The art of dance has always had universal appeal and has attracted composers throughout the centuries. Trans-Tasman Piano Duo Katherine Austin and Glenn Riddle feature in a recital celebrating dances from across the globe. Join them as they explore duo delights from Norway, Russia, Germany, Bohemia, the Caribbean, France and Australia. Featuring works from Greig, Tchaikovsky (The Nutcracker), Schubert, Dvorak, Debussy and Brahms this is a concert that will have you dancing in the aisles.

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