Cancelled: Rhapsody in Blue: The Gershwin Story

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Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and Monique diMattina


Concert Cancellation Notification

We regret to advise Rhapsody in Blue: The Gershwin Story on Friday 21 August has been cancelled.

Melbourne Recital Centre cares deeply about the health and safety of its audiences, artists and staff. We acknowledge that the suspension of normal operations in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a difficult but essential action for the health of the Victorian public. We are committed to supporting our staff during this time and difficult circumstances. We thank our community for its support during this challenging time.

All ticket holders are entitled to a full refund via their original point of purchase. We are currently in the process of arranging refunds.

If you have any questions or concerns about this concert cancellation please contact our Ticketing Services team at

Event details

When New York wunderkind George Gershwin died age 38, he left a body of work that redrew jazz/classical boundaries.

In this one woman show, Monique diMattina sings and plays Gershwin’s 1920’s era pop songs through a 2020 lens, sharing Gershwin gossip and culminating in the epic, iconic Rhapsody in Blue for solo piano.


Monique diMattina


Monique diMattina sings and plays Gershwin’s 1920’s era pop songs through a 2020 lens.


This production is part of the following series:

Jazz in the Salon

Whether traditional jazz is up your alley or you fancy something a little more improvisatory, ambient or electric, step away from the daily grind and into the Salon to experience the sweet sounds of jazz at the Best Place to Hear.