Menu

Join some of Melbourne’s finest historically-informed expert musicians for a selection of enchanting Baroque gems.

back to What's on

Rachael Beesley, Natasha Kraemer & Simon Martyn-Ellis

Buy tickets

15 Sep 2020


2020 Melbourne Morning Masters


Join some of Melbourne’s finest historically informed expert musicians for a selection of enchanting Baroque gems. Rachael Beesley is an internationally renowned Australian violinist, director and concertmaster, much in demand as a chamber musician.

For this program she has hand-picked cellist Natasha Kraemer and theorbist Simon Martyn-Ellis (recently returned to Australia from the USA). Substantial pieces of pure ensemble music sit alongside shining solo works, including Biber’s charming Sonata Representativa, in which the violin imitates the sounds of various creatures including a nightingale, a frog, a cat, and a squad of musketeers! 

Artists

Rachael Beesley violin 
Natasha Kraemer cello 
Simon Martyn-Ellis theorbo and baroque guitar

Program

BACH Violin Sonata in G major, BWV1021
MATTEIS Selections from Other Ayres and Pieces
D GABRIELLI Cello Sonata  no 1 in G major
BIBER Sonata Representativa
CORELLI Violin Sonata in F major


ABOUT MELBOURNE MORNING MASTERS

Join us for inspiring performances, great company, tea, coffee, cake and savoury delights on five Tuesday mornings throughout the year. 

We invite you to join us in the foyer after the concert for an exclusive Meet the Artists session. 

Buy tickets

Event Dates

Morning tea from 10am (included with ticket)
Concert at 11am
Meet the Artists at 12pm
 


VENUE

Elisabeth Murdoch Hall
Melbourne Recital Centre
Cnr Southbank Boulevard & Sturt Street
Southbank VIC
 


TICKETS

Morning Masters Subscription: $235 (all 5 concerts)

Single tickets: $55 full price, Under 40's tickets available.

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

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