Tamara-Anna Cislowska with Dan Golding – One Summer's Day

One Summer's Day

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and Tamara-Anna Cislowska & Dan Golding


Classical music that speaks to the heart.

About the artists

Multi award-winning pianist Tamara-Anna Cislowska plays with a poetic fluency that has seen her perform around the world as a soloist, chamber collaborator and musical director. Dan Golding is an award-winning composer, writer and critic, and the current host of ABC Classic’s Screen Sounds.

About the concert

Their performance at Melbourne Recital Centre’s Elisabeth Murdoch Hall will explore the sonic worlds of legendary composer, Joe Hisaishi, whose enchanting scores have graced so many beloved Studio Ghibli films including Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle and My Neighbor Totoro.

Classical music that speaks to the heart, these lovingly detailed musical depictions of fantasy worlds are brimming with imagination. Join this dynamic duo as they move you through wistful, quirky worlds, allowing you to relive the magic of these cinema classics.

Praise for Tamara-Anna Cislowksa

‘Cislowska’s playing was impeccable. She was in turns immensely powerful and charmingly vulnerable.’ – The Age

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Tamara-Anna Cislowska piano
Dan Golding narrator


Joe Hisaishi
One Summer’s Day
Mother Sea
Fantasia (for Nausicaä)
The Road to the Valley
Ashitaka and San
il porco rosso
My Neighbor Totoro


This production is part of the following series: