Dear <<First Name>>,
Thanks for everyone that joined us during the last week for pianist Simón Pazos Quintana and his terrific program.
A reminder that there is an archive of all our previous broadcasts on our website
- you can view them at any time! Do check it out.
Our next broadcast will take place on Wednesday, 13 May, at 12:30pm,
featuring a double program. First, pianist Dylan Henderson
performs a Chopin program and then violist Aiden Sullivan,
with pianist Michael Ierace,
perform a program of Walton and Brahms.
We are asking patrons to consider donating $5
, the normal door price for a Lunch Hour Series
ticket, to help support our efforts with this initiative. Donations are tax deductible. 100% of money donated
will go directly to our emerging artists programs. You can donate online at https://recitalsaustralia.org.au/donate5
You can join us via the following methods:
The concert will also be available for later viewing via our website
The series culminates with a prestigious final on Saturday June 13
, where the best of the season compete for the Berenice Harrison Prize of up to $1000.
The full program of the whole season is available on our website at https://recitalsaustralia.org.au/whats-on/lunch-hour-series/
or you can download the PDF to print at home
. Note that for the rest of 2020, you will not be able to attend in person and the program is subject to last minute changes of artist(s).
If you have any friends that would appreciate this information, please do forward this email or ask them to visit https://recitalsaustralia.org.au/whats-on/lunch-hour-series/ to sign themselves up for their own e-mail - much appreciated you helping spread the word. And of course, do let me know if you have any questions or comments, love to hear from you.
Wednesday 13 May
Fryderyk Chopin (1810–49)
Étude in A flat major, Op. 25 No. 1
Étude in F minor, Op. 25 No. 2
Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 1
Nocturne in D flat major, Op. 27 No. 2
Prelude in A major, Op. 28 No. 7
Prelude in F sharp major, Op. 28 No. 13
Prelude in D flat major, Op. 28 No. 15
Polonaise in A major, Op. 40 No. 1
Fantaisie in F minor, Op. 49
| 3 | 2 | 5 | 6 | 1 | 3 | 5 | 6 | 15 |
William Walton (1902 - 83)
Viola Concerto (1929)
1. Andante comodo
2. Vivo, con molto preciso
3. Allegro moderato
Johannes Brahms (1833 – 97)
Sonata in E-Flat major for Clarinet op.20 no2
(arranged for viola 1894)
I. Allegro amabile
II. Allegro appassionato
III. Andante con moto — Allegro
| 28 | 22 |
Dylan Henderson recently completed his Bachelor of Music with First Class Honours at the Elder Conservatorium of Music at the University of Adelaide, studying with Anna Goldsworthy. He was a finalist in the 2018 Peter Schodde Memorial Piano Scholarship, and the 2018 Recitals Australia Lunch Hour Spring Series at Pilgrim Church. His writing has appeared in Limelight Magazine and CutCommon, and in program notes for Musica Viva and Recitals Australia. In 2019 Dylan began postgraduate study at the Elder Conservatorium on a full scholarship, researching the impact of period instruments on the music of Fryderyk Chopin. He is currently the Communications Manager of UKARIA.
Aiden is studying for his Honours Degree in Music with Stephen King. Aiden has passed casual auditions with the Adelaide and Melbourne Symphony Orchestras, performed and toured with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra and studied at the Aspen Summer Music Festival in Colorado, US. In 2018 he was Principal Viola with the Australian Youth Orchestra, touring with them in 2019 throughout Europe, China and Australia. He has won the Chamber Music Adelaide Young Artist Award, the Adelaide University EMR Travel Scholarship and Helpmann Academy Grant which enabled him to study with prominent viola professors in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
A graduate of the Elder Conservatorium, Michael studied postgraduate in England, returning to Australia as highly respected pianist and associate artist to national and international guests. Performing regularly throughout the country, Michael was also repetiteur for the Australian première of Brett Dean’s Hamlet at the Adelaide Festival. Michael is currently a staff pianist at the Elder Conservatorium.
Recitals Australia presents the Lunch Hour Series as part of our educational and outreach programs. It aims to support and mentor young emerging artists and provides valuable performance opportunities in front of an audience.
The program is entirely supported through donations. We'd appreciate any assistance you can give us, and are happy to discuss a donation on the phone on 08 8236 7488 or you can donate directly online at https://recitalsaustralia.org.au/donate/
The Series culminates in the special Awards Final on Saturday 13 June, which will see eligible musicians from that series compete for individual awards of up to $1000, including the Berenice Harrison Prize.
Supporting South Australian emerging artists and musicians for nearly 50 years, Recitals Australia is entirely run by a volunteer council and relies on donations to support all of our programs. We thank our donors and partners for their support of the 2020 Spring Series: 5MBS Radio, National Trust South Australia, Pilgrim Uniting Church, Musica Viva, ArtFuel by I-Nex and many individual donors and volunteers.
Look forward to seeing you there! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch with me.
Mark de Raad