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Syzygy Ensemble - Pierrot by Moonlight

Event

Syzygy Ensemble - Pierrot by Moonlight

  • Date: Wednesday, 29 February 2012, 6pm
  • Venue: Melbourne Recital Centre, Primrose Potter Salon — Cnr Southbank Blvd & Sturt St, Southbank, VIC
  • Tickets: Adults: $35 | Concession: $25 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (03) 9699 3333

Event Details

Syzygy's year-long tribute to mark the 100th anniversary of Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire begins with a celebration of the world of dark hues, half-tints and masquerades. Debussy’s Cello Sonata was originally entitled 'Pierrot Furious with the Moon'. Its ethereal portrayal of a distorted world is matched by Annie Hui-Hsin Hsieh’s splintered utterings in Towards the Beginning, and Brett Dean’s Night Window – the musings of a self-confessed insomniac. Season tickets also now available.

Syzygy Ensemble: Julia Stoppa: clarinets Jenny Khafagi:violin/viola Blair Harris: cello Leigh Harrold: piano

Featured non-Australian music: Toshio Hosokawa: Vertical Time Study no. I, Erkki Sven Tuur: Synergie, Claude Debussy: Sonate pour violoncelle et piano

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (03) 9699 3333 or by email to info@syzygyensemble.com

Featured Australian Works

Night window : music for clarinet (bass clarinet), viola and piano (1993) by Brett Dean
— performed by Jenny Khafagi, Leigh Harrold and Julia Stoppa
Digital sheet music sample Quartet: towards the beginning (quartets: clarinet, piano, violin, cello) (2010) by Annie Hsieh
— performed by Syzygy Ensemble

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