Past Concerts

220123 Laussade Website

Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven

Saturday 3 December 2022, 7.30pm
James Tatoulis Auditorium - MLC - Kew

You will know every tune in Mozart's intimate and expressive Piano Concerto No 23, a Haydn Paris Symphony and Beethoven 5

Artists

Rick Prakhoff – conductor

Elyane Laussade – piano

Program

Haydn – Symphony No. 84 in E♭ Hob.I/84

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 23 in A K. 488

Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C minor Op. 67

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Mozart, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky - Guest Conductor: Roy Theaker

Saturday 3 September 2022, 7.30pm
James Tatoulis Auditorium - MLC - Kew

Enjoy the rarely-played but fantastic Beethoven Triple Concerto and two other great works

Artists

Roy Theaker – conductor

Trio Anima Mundi – piano trio

Kenji Fujimura – piano

Rochelle Ughetti – violin

Miranda Brockman – cello - guest

Program

Mozart – Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute): Overture

Beethoven – Triple Concerto in C for Violin, Cello and Piano Op 56

Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6 in B minor Op. 74 Pathétique

220123 Kalina and Roy Titled V1

Saint-Saëns and Dvořák - Guest Conductor: Roy Theaker

Saturday 18 June 2022, 7.30pm
James Tatoulis Auditorium - MLC - Kew

Sunday 19 June 2022, 2.00pm
Daylesford Town Hall

Copresented with U3A Hepburn Shire in Daylesford

Enjoy a program of well-loved French and Czech music

Artists

Roy Theaker – conductor

Roy Theaker – violin

Kalina Krusteva – cello

Program

Saint-Saëns – Havanaise Op 83

Saint-Saëns – Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Op 28

Saint-Saëns – Cello Concerto No. 1 Op 33

Dvořák – Symphony No. 7 in D minor Op. 70

Kristian Chong Titled V2

Mozart, Shostakovich and Sibelius

Saturday 26 March 2022, 7.30pm
James Tatoulis Auditorium - MLC - Kew

2 Piano concerti in one concert including the one played in Amadeus, the film about Mozart's life, plus a stirring Symphony.

Artists

Rick Prakhoff – conductor

Kristian Chong – piano

Program

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor K. 466

Shostakovich – Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major Op. 102

Sibelius – Symphony No. 5 in E♭ Op. 82

Romantic Passions - Beethoven and Brahms

Romantic Passions - Beethoven and Brahms

Saturday 3 July 2021, 7.30pm
Hawthorn Arts Centre

Sunday 4 July 2021, 2.00pm
Daylesford Town Hall

They replace Roy Theaker and Kalina Krusteva who deeply regret not being able to play in the rescheduled concert.

Artists

Rick Prakhoff – conductor

Markiyan Melnychenko – violin

Noella Yan – cello

Susan Pierotti – concertmaster

Program

Beethoven – Egmont: Overture

Brahms – Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor Op. 102 Double

Beethoven – Symphony No. 8 in F Op. 93

Behrouz Boochani - Live at the Bowl

No Friend but the Mountains: A Symphonic Song Cycle

Sunday 21 March 2021, 5.00pm
Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Presented by Zelman Symphony, Arts Centre Melbourne and The Wheeler Centre

World Premiere

Artists

Rick Prakhoff – conductor

Adrian Tamburini – bass-baritone

Melbourne Bach Choir

Wilma Smith – guest concertmaster

Susan Pierotti – concertmaster

Creative Team

Luke Styles – composer

Behrouz Boochani – librettist

Omid Tofighian – translator and collaborator

Program

Boochani – Video Interview with Rafael Epstein

Styles, L – No Friend But the Mountains: A Symphonic Song Cycle