Please Note: this event takes place at South Melbourne Town Hall
45 Musicians. 40 Masterworks. 1 Day.
This 14 hour marathon explores the full range of Schubert’s output including piano sonatas, chamber music & vocal works providing an in-depth musical insight into an extraordinary composer.
Music lovers can purchase all-day passes or single tickets for each of the seven Schubertiades. This unique experience will take place in the South Melbourne Town Hall in partnership with ANAM.
The 3MBS Schubert Marathon will include:
- Piano solos & duos performed by Van Anh, Stefan Cassomenos, Kristian Chong, Daniel de Borah, Peter de Jager, Amir Farid, Kenji Fujimura, Elyane Laussade, Benjamin Martin, Krishna Martin, Ian Munro, Kathryn Selby & Timothy Young
- Piano Trios performed by the Firebird Trio & Sutherland Trio
- String Quartets performed by Auric Quartet, ANAM musicians, Chris Cartlidge, Rebecca Chan, Blair Harris & Kirsty Hilton
- Quintets performed by Sanguine Estate Music Festival and Friends, Kathryn Selby, William Hennessy, Tobias Breider & Howard Penny
- Sonatas performed by Li-Wei Qin & Adoria Li, Wilma Smith & Leigh Harrold
- Lieder performed by Michael Lampard & Rhodri Clark and Songmakers Australia with guest clarinet David Griffiths.
Presented by 3MBS.
PROGRAM & ARTISTS
Schubertiade 1: 9am
6 Moments Musicaux, D. 780 – Amir Farid
Piano Sonata in A major, D. 664 – Elyane Laussade
String Quartet in G major, D. 887 – Auric Quartet
Schubertiade 2: 11am
Fantasy in C major “The Wanderer Fantasy”, D. 760 – Kathryn Selby
Lebenssturme, D. 947 – Benjamin Martin & Krishna Martin
Drei Klavierstücke, D. 946 – Peter de Jager
Piano Trio in E-flat major, D. 929 – Firebird Trio
Schubertiade 3: 1pm
String Quartet in A minor “Rosamunde Quartet”, D. 804 – ANAM Quartet
Zwei Scherzi, D. 593 – Kenji Fujimura
Impromptu No. 1 in F minor, D. 935 – Daniel de Borah
Impromptu No. 2 in A flat major, D. 935– Daniel de Borah
Impromptu No.3 in B flat major, D. 935 – Van Anh
Impromptu No. 4 in F minor D. 935 – Van Anh
Sonata in A minor for Arpeggione and Piano, D. 821 – Li-Wei Qin & Adoria Li
Schubertiade 4: 3pm
Piano Sonata in G major, D. 894 – Ian Munro
Violin Sonata in D major, D. 384 – Wilma Smith & Leigh Harrold
String Quintet in C major, D. 956 – Sanguine & Friends
Schubertiade 5: 5pm
Fantasia for Piano Four Hands in F minor, D. 940 – Ian Munro & Daniel de Borah
Die Taubenpost, D. 957; Ganymed, D. 544; Am Meer, D. 957; Romanze (with clarinet), D. 787; Szene auf Goethes Faust, D. 126; Gretchen am Spinnrade, D. 118; Der Zwerg, D. 771; The Shepherd on the Rock, D. 965 – Songmakers Australia (Merlyn Quaife, Nicholas Dinopoulos, Andrea Katz, and David Griffiths, guest clarinet)
Piano Quintet in A major “Trout”, D. 667- Kathryn Selby, William Hennessy, Tobias Breider, Howard Penny and Ben Hanlon
Schubertiade 6: 7pm
Sonata in B flat major, D. 960 – Kristian Chong
Winterreise, “Winter Journey”, D. 911 – Rhodri Clarke & Michael Lampard
Schubertiade 7: 9pm
Piano Trio in B-flat major, D. 898 – Sutherland Trio
Piano Sonata A minor, D. 537 – Stefan Cassomenos
Impromptu No. 1 in C minor, D. 899– Timothy Young
Impromptu No. 2 in E flat major, D. 899 – Timothy Young
Impromptu No. 3 in G flat major, D. 899 – Timothy Young
Impromptu No. 4 in A flat major, D. 899 – Timothy Young
String Quartet in D minor “Death and the Maiden” , D. 810 – Kirsty Hilton, Rebecca Chan, Chris Cartlidge, Blair Harris
Sunday 30 March 2014
Duration: 9.00am - 10.30pm. Performances at 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm.
Day Pass – Premium $285 – SELLING FAST
Day Pass – Standard $90 – SOLD OUT
Single Session – Premium $60
Single Session – Standard $20
Premium Tickets provide access to a reserved seating area at the venue, complimentary program, an invitation to a catered function with artists and VIPs following each session, plus a ticket to the celebration party after the final session.
Ticket Sales Update
Ticket sales for the 3MBS Schubert Marathon via phone, web and box office conclude at 6pm on Saturday 29 March. Tickets to the Marathon will be available for purchase on the day from the venue, South Melbourne Town Hall.
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