Presented by Australian Brandenburg Orchestra
Concert Cancelled: Poet of the Violin
Due to New South Wales border closures, we regret to advise that the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra’s Poet of the Violin concerts on Thursday 9, Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September have 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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a difficult but essential action for the health of the Victorian public. We are committed to supporting our staff and artists during these difficult circumstances and we thank you, our music-loving community for your support and understanding during this time.
All ticketholders are entitled to a full refund through their original point of purchase. If you have any questions or concerns about this concert cancellation, please contact our Ticketing Services team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Expressive Swiss-Iranian Baroque violinist Leila Schayegh performs on an instrument made in Cremona in 1675 by legendary luthier and founder of Casa Guarneri, Andrea Guarneri.
In a simple twist of fate, the exceptionally promising then seven-year-old violin student saw the course of her musical life forever changed when she was offered the chance to become the custodian of an extremely rare instrument. Four centuries older than Leila herself, Santa Teresia has undergone several detailed restorations in Paris and has now been returned to its original Baroque configuration.
Leila’s performances are pure poetry and ring with the freedom of a master musician unrestrained by technical limitations. This dynamic musician’s arrival on Australian shores for the first time will be an unmissable season highlight for every music lover.
Melbourne Recital Centre is committed to the safety of our artists, staff and patrons. As we reopen, a range of public health, hygiene and physical distancing measures will be in place. Click here to learn more.
Jan Dismas Zelenka
Hipocondrie à 7 Concertanti, ZWV 187
Sinfonia for strings in G, RV 147
Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 10 No. 6
Orchestral Suite No.4 in D, BWV 1069
Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1052R
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Thursday 9 September 7pm, Saturday 11 September 7pm & Sunday 12 September 2021 5pm
A reserve $155 ($102 Concession)
B reserve $125 ($83 Concession)
C reserve $92 ($61 Concession)
D reserve $60
E reserve $30
Senior (Sunday matinee)
A reserve $140
B reserve $113
A reserve $102
B reserve $83
C reserve $61
A reserve $71
B reserve $58
C reserve $42
Subject to evolving restrictions in Victoria, all seating configurations and capacities are subject to change. If tickets are currently unavailable for this concert and you would like to join the waitlist, please contact the Box Office on (03) 9699 3333.
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