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Firebird Trio : Temptation - Faust and Schubert
- Date: Wednesday, 27 March 2013, 7pm
- Venue: Melbourne Recital Centre — Cnr Southbank Blvd & Sturt St, Southbank, VIC
- Tickets: Adults: $45 | Children: $35 | Concession: $35 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on 0396 993 333
In 2013 Firebird Trio's demonic side simmers through works inspired by Goethe's Faust. An arrangement of three trio sonatas by Corelli is followed by the ever-fascinating Tony Gould's take on 'Girl of my Dreams', the theme of which was used as a leitmotif in director Ken Parker's depiction of the Faust legend, Angel Heart. Then a paraphrase by Martin on Busoni's chilling opera Doctor Faustus, finishing with Schubert's beautiful Trio in E flat.
FIREBIRD TRIO: Benjamin Martin (piano), Roger Jonsson (violin), Josephine Vains (cello)
Featured non-Australian music: Schubert Piano Trio in E flat
Featured Australian Works
|Dreams of my girl : on 'Girl of my Dreams' (2013) by Tony Gould — World premiere|
— performed by Firebird Trio
|Paraphrase on Busoni's Doktor Faustus by Benjamin Martin — World premiere|
|Three Trio Sonatas of Corelli arr. for piano trio by Benjamin Martin — World premiere|
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