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Southern Cross Soloists


Southern Cross Soloists

  • Date: Sunday, 24 February 2013, 3pm
  • Venue: QPAC Concert Hall — Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Cnr Grey St and Melbourne St, Southbank, QLD
  • Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online

Event Details

Deutsche Grammophon artist and Grammy-nominated mandolin virtuoso Avi Avital joins the Southern Cross Soloists in their first concert of 2013 in a stunning program featuring Baroque masterworks and traditional folk songs.

This Israeli mandolin master charms audiences with his striking musicianship, technical brilliance and flamboyant style.  The concert will showcase his extraordinary talents as we circle the globe visiting countries including France, Italy and Hungary.  Be captivated with Avi's performance of Bloch's famous and haunting Nigun - Hebrew for 'melody'.

The concert includes a composition for piano trio by the Australian composer Paul Stanhope.

Featured non-Australian music: Bach, Lully, Debussy, Dvorak, Block, Bartok, Monti

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website

Featured Australian Works

Piano trio: Dolcissimo Uscignolo : piano trio (2007) by Paul Stanhope
— performed by Southern Cross Soloists

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