An Afternoon with 10 Strings
- Date: Sunday, 25 March 2012, 4pm
- Venue: Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church — 9 Currie Rd, Forestville, NSW
- Tickets: Adults: $22 | Children: $0-12 | Concession: $17 — Tickets can be purchased by phone on (02) 9416 5234
On Sunday 25th March classical guitarist Raffaele Agostin, will join forces with cellist Rachel Scott for 'an afternoon of 10 strings' for Wyvern Music Forestville, with evocative music from the baroque through to the present day. The program will feature Gounod/Bach’s Ave Maria and will include works by Antonio Vivaldi, J.S. Bach, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Arvo Pärt, American composer/cellist Mark Summer and well-known Australian composer/guitarists Philip Houghton and Richard Charlton.
Raffaele Agostino is a performer, teacher and AMEB examiner. He is currently the artistic director of the Classical Guitar Society, Sydney and lecturer in guitar at the Sydney Conservatorium. Sydney-based cellist Rachel Scott is the artistic director of the hugely successful 'Bach in the Dark' concert series in the St James church crypt.
Featured non-Australian music: Vivaldi, Villa-Lobos, Domeniconi, Summer, Marchelie, Bach, Bach/Gounoud, Pärt
Featured Australian Works
|Dragonfly dreams : for cello & piano (or guitar) (2007) by Richard Charlton|
— performed by Raffaele Agostino and Rachel Scott
|Scacchi by Phillip Houghton|
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