Details of coming concert series

Concerts for 2018

Building on the outstanding opening concert series of Harp Trombone Strings, Miranda Carson (violin) and Douglas Coghill (viola) are set to excite with a program including the Handel-Halvorssen Passacaglia (check it out on YouTube).

Pictured below are the performers for this series:
Douglas Coghill (L) viola and Miranda Carson violin.

Concert schedule

Saturday 5 May
11:00 am

Bookings
TSO Box Office

Saturday 5 May
3:00pm

Bookings
TSO Box Office

Sunday 6 May
2:00 pm

Bookings
**See below

 

* If staying to enjoy the hospitality of these venues please book direct:
Home Hill Winery Restaurant 6264 1200 | Riversdale Estate 6248 5555

** Tickets for Holy Trinity Church at Cressy $30 (no concessions). For bookings please phone David McEwan on 6391 2002 or 0417 976 235 or Val Murfett on 6397 8366.

The following is a summary of what you can look forward to for the rest of the year:

May 23-30: Clarendon Piano Trio
This Trio includes Jonathan Bekes, TSO’s brilliant new cellist. They will present Ravel, Beethoven E flat, Haydn E minor, Mendelssohn C minor Piano Trios (hear it on YouTube) and more. Clarendon Trio have been selected to perform in the Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition, to be held in July 2018, so we will be priviledged to hear advance preformances from their competition repertoire over the four concert series. They will be the only competitors from Australia.
June 8-11: Clarinet Quintets
Andrew Seymour (clarinet), Yue Hong Cha & Frances Davies (violin), Douglas Coghill (viola) and Martin Penicka (cello) will perform Brahms (hear part 1 of the first movement) and Mozart Clarinet quintets.
September 6-9: Harp plus!
Musicians Meriel Owen (harp), Jennifer Owen (violin), Andrew Seymour (clarinet) and others. The music will include Ravel Introduction and Allegro for Harp, clarinet, flute and string quartet (here's a taste on YouTube ) and Debussy Danses Sacree et Profane for harp and string quartet.
October 6-7: Much Ado About Contrasts!
Meriel Owen (piano), Andrew Seymour (clarinet) and Jennifer Owen (violin) will perform Korngold Much Ado About Nothing, Suite for Violin and Piano; Bartok Contrasts for violin, clarinet and piano (have a listen on YouTube), and; Poulenc Sonata for clarinet and piano.
November 16-18: Jazz
Amongst other things the Matt Ives Trio with Abby Fraser on Flute will play Bolling's Suite for Flute and Jazz Piano Trio (hear it on YouTube).
December 8-10: Violin and piano
With Yuehong Cha on violin.