Jazz and Blues

Melnychenko

Details

Ukranian-Australian, mother-son duo Markiyan and Oksana Melnychenko have a shared devotion to performing with the highest standard of musical artistry, giving recitals brimming with passionate joy for sharing great music.

With performances given throughout Europe and North America, Markiyan has performed at the prestigious Lincoln Centre (New York) and Kennedy Centre (Washington), even in front of President Barack Obama in front of the U.S. Capitol.

As well as playing together, both are highly trained professionals from local and international music schools and Markiyan is a lecturer at Melbourne Conservatorium of Music.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Markiyan and Oksana Melnychenko

PROGRAM

Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Suite aus der Musik zu Shakespeare’s Viel Lärmen um Nichts, für Kammerorchester

Maurice Ravel
Violin Sonata No.2

George Gershwin
Summertime
My Man’s Gone Now
Bess, You is My Woman Now
It Aint Necessarily So
3 Preludes for Violin and Piano arr. Heifetz

Series

This production is part of the following series:

Local Heroes 2018

Now in its seventh year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.

Markiyan and Oksana Melnychenko

Ukranian-Australian, mother-son duo Markiyan and Oskana Melnychenko have a shared devotion to performing with the highest standard of musical artistry, giving recitals brimming with passionate joy for sharing great music.

Venue