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AFCM 2017: Evening Series - German Romantics


AFCM 2017: Evening Series - German Romantics

  • Date: Friday, 4 August 2017, 7:30pm
  • Venue: Townsville Civic Theatre — 41 Boundary Street , South Townsville, QLD
  • Series: This event is part of the Australian Festival of Chamber Music 2017 series
  • Tickets: Adult: $64 | Member: $57 | Concession: $60 | Under 30: $30 [Festival packages/passes avail.] — Tickets can be purchased online

Event Details

Three masterpieces in one concert! Strauss’s ‘Four Last Songs’ is one of the most loved song cycles of all time. Composed shortly before Strauss died, three of the four songs explore death with a calm acceptance and rapt contemplation. Schumann’s Piano Quintet will leave us all with a smile in our hearts.


Johannes Brahms
Piano Quartet No.3 in C minor Op.60
Orli Shaham (piano)
Francesca Dego (violin)
Christopher Moore (viola)
Jiří Bárta (cello)

Richard Strauss/James Ledger
Four Last Songs Op Post
i. Frühling (Spring)
ii. September
iii. Beim Schlafengehen (When Falling Asleep)
iv. Im Abendrot (At Sunset)

Natalie Peluso (soprano)
Dimity Hall (violin)
Jack Liebeck (violin)
Irina Morozova (viola)
Christopher Moore (viola)
Julian Smiles (cello)
Francis Gouton (cello)
Kirsty McCahon (double bass)
Prudence Davis (flute)
Jeffrey Crellin (oboe)
Philip Arkinstall (clarinet)
Jack Schiller (bassoon)
Martin Owen (horn)
Kathryn Stott (piano)


Robert Schumann
Piano Quintet in E flat major Op.44
Orava Quartet
Jayson Gillham (piano)

Featured non-Australian music: Brahms, Strauss, Schumann

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (07) 4771 4144 or by email to info@afcm.com.au

Featured Australian Works

Four last songs; arr. : soprano with ensemble by James Ledger
— performed by Natalie Peluso

Featured artists

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