Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & The Muses' Delight
Named after the Greek muse of music, Euterpe, The Muses’ Delight is an inspiring new jewel in Melbourne’s classical music crown.
Meredith Beardmore (flute) and Lucy Price (cello) are musical explorers who join with guest artists to open a window to the past, illuminating historic works that still spark wonder today, centuries after they were first performed.
About this concert
Discover the musical colours and styles that flourished throughout Europe during the tumultuous revolutionary era. From François Devienne’s fateful Paris of 1789, the ensemble travels through the expressive world of C.P.E. Bach’s Hamburg, Beethoven’s passionate Vienna and fashionable London with music by Ferdinand Ries. Serenading us with Beethoven’s infinitely charming Notturno and the dramatic elegance of Bach’s Quartet, the ensemble immerses us in the musical delights that came out of this exceptional chapter of history.
The Spotlight Series is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Robert Salzer Foundation.
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The Muses’ Delight
Meredith Beardmore flute
Katie Yap viola
Lucy Price cello
Donald Nicolson fortepiano
Quartet in A minor, Wq.93
Ludwig van Beethoven
Notturno in D, Op.42
Piano Trio in E-flat, Op.63
Quartet in F
This production is part of the following series:
A uniquely intimate and virtuosic perspective on music.
Thursday 11 November 2021 6pm
Duration: 1 hour (no interval)
Standard $40 ($29 Concession)
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