Postcards from Eastern Europe

Melnychenko

Details

Travel across Europe with Ukranian-Australian, mother-son duo Markiyan and Oksana in an evening of miniature showpieces for violin and piano written by Hungarian, Polish, Ukranian and Russian composers.

Experience the region’s love of lyricism and dance with Stravinksy’s ‘Russian Dance’ from Petrushka, Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise and pieces by Wieniawski, Karabyts, Glière and more.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Markiyan and Oksana Melnychenko

PROGRAM

Henryk Wieniawski
Polonaise de concert

Dmitry Shoshtakovich
4 Preludes from Op.34

Ivan Karabyts
Musician

Reinhold Gliere
Romance Op.3

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Valse-Scherzo

Rodion Shchedrin
In the style of Albeniz 1973

Viktor Kosenko
Gavotte from ’11 Etudes in the form of Old Dances’ Op.19

Igor Stravinsky
Russian Dance from Petrushka

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Vocalise, Op.34, No.14

Jenő Hubay
Scenes de la Csárda – No.4 Op.32 ‘Hejre Kati’

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