Classical Sundays at the Studio 2017
Music recitals at the Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
A limited season of performances that will inspire and delight in the intimate atmosphere of the Brett Whiteley Studio.
Image: Brett Whiteley Shankar 1966, gift of Mrs Graham Ducker 1971 © Wendy Whiteley
Third Sunday of the month, 2pm
March - November 2017
No bookings required
Duration 1 hour
Location: Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
This first concert of the year presents the unique ensemble of flute (Emma Lefroy), bassoon (Zola Baldwin) and marimba (Kaylie Dunstan). Join us for an interesting and diverse program, including the stunning Oblivion by Piazzolla as well as Mosaics by Eric Ewarzen being played in its entirety. With its intricately interwoven parts, this work presents a barcarolle, fugue, pavane and a tarantella as an exciting finale.
Sunday 19 March 2017 2pm – 3pm
Šarkova & Salomé is Emily-Rose Šarkova and Owen Salomé, two of Australia’s leading tango musicians, who have come together to perform Argentine tango as a duo for the first time. Here performing on bandoneón, the accordion-like national instrument of Argentina, and a touch of piano and vocals, the duo interpret a collection of classic tangos, original compositions and folkloric music from the Rio de la Plata region.
Sunday 16 April 2017 2pm – 3pm
Strelitzia is a Sydney-based ensemble founded in 2008 that soon found acclaim after winning the Musica Viva Chamber Music Award in 2009. Since then they have performed in numerous festivals, recorded their own album and sold out their debut Opera House concert. For this performance Strelitzia String Quartet (featuring Eleanor Butts on cello and Lucy Warren on violin) will present an innovative program featuring iconic masterpieces of the string quartet repertoire.
Sunday 21 May 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 18 June 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 16 July 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 20 August 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 17 September 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 15 October 2017 2pm – 3pm
Sunday 19 November 2017 2pm – 3pm