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Altstaedt & Madzar

11 Sep - 30 Sep 2017


INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SEASON 2017


"The real fireworks began with Nicolas Altstaedt." The Boston Globe
"Madžar showed us his gift for making the piano sing." Seen and Heard

NICOLAS ALTSTAEDT cello
ALEKSANDAR MADŽAR piano

Two brilliant adventurers set out across an enthralling musical landscape when Nicolas Altstaedt and Aleksandar Madžar step onto the stage. The programs chosen by this intrepid duo offer a delicious survey of Romantic and modern cello sonatas from Debussy, Britten, Shostakovich and many more.


Program One

Adelaide, Hobart, Melbourne Weekday, Perth, Sydney Weekday

DEBUSSY Cello Sonata
BOULANGER Three Pieces for cello and piano
BARBER Cello Sonata, op 6
JANKOWSKI Aspects of Return for Cello and Piano (2017)*
SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Sonata, op 40

Program Two

Brisbane, Canberra, Newcastle, Melbourne Weekend, Sydney Weekend

DEBUSSY Cello Sonata
BOULANGER Three Pieces for cello and piano
BRITTEN Cello Sonata, op 65
JANKOWSKI Aspects of Return for Cello and Piano (2017)*
BRAHMS Cello Sonata no 2, op 99

*Commissioned for Musica Viva with support from the Adelaide Commissioning Circle and Australian Executors Trustees Community Program.


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Event Dates

  • Sydney 11 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
  • Coffs Harbour 12 Sep 2017 8:00 PM
  • Canberra 14 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
  • Sydney 16 Sep 2017 2:00 PM
  • Melbourne 19 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
  • Adelaide 21 Sep 2017 7:30 PM
  • Melbourne 23 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
  • Hobart 25 Sep 2017 8:00 PM
  • Brisbane 27 Sep 2017 7:00 PM
  • Newcastle 28 Sep 2017 7:30 PM
  • Perth 30 Sep 2017 7:30 PM

Avoid booking fees and book through Musica Viva Box Office, either online or by phone on 1800 688 482 (M-F, 9am-5pm AEST).

Please note that bookings made through venues or ticketing agencies may incur extra charges.
 


Venues info click here

 


RELATED PROGRAMS AND TALKS

Discover more about the music through our Concert Insights program of free pre-concert talks, ‘meet the artist’ events, and CD signings at selected concerts.  

ADELAIDE  |   BRISBANE  |  CANBERRA
MELBOURNE  |  NEWCASTLE  |  PERTH  |  SYDNEY

 


MASTERCLASSES

Nicolas Altstaedt and Aleksandar Madzar will be presenting a selection of Masterclasses in the following cities (click below for details):

BRISBANE  |  NEWCASTLE  |  PERTH 

 


Melbourne Weekday Concert: Graeme Watson Tribute Concert
Brisbane Concert presented in association with Brisbane Festival