Nicolas Altstaedt & Aleksander Madžar

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‘The real fireworks began with Nicolas Altstaedt.’ The Boston Globe

‘Madžar showed us his gift for making the piano sing.’ Seen and Heard

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 offers a delicious survey of Romantic and modern cello sonatas from Debussy, Britten, Shostakovich and many more.

Presented by Musica Viva Australia

ARTISTS

Nicolas Altstaedt cello
Aleksandar Madžar piano

PROGRAM

PROGRAM ONE (Melbourne Weekday)

Claude Debussy
Cello Sonata

Nadia Boulanger
Three Pieces for cello and piano

Samuel Barber
Cello Sonata, Op.6

Jankowski
Aspects of Return for Cello and Piano (World Premiere*)

Dmitri Shostakovich
Cello Sonata, Op.40

Program Two (Melbourne Weekend)

Claude Debussy
Cello Sonata

Nadia Boulanger
Three Pieces for cello and piano

Benjamin Britten
Cello Sonata, Op.65

Jankowski
New Work (World Premiere)*

Johann 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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This production is part of the following series:

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