Presented by Omega Ensemble
Quartets quintets, and sextets… oh my!
Shostakovich’s profound Piano Quintet represents a period of writing where the young composer, who was then 34, was his most purely musical. The resulting work is an unusual yet unapologetic neo-classical piece that has since become the jewel in the crown of the 20th-century chamber music repertory.
Showcasing Shostakovich’s monumental Piano Quintet presented alongside Christopher Cerrone’s Nervous Systems and Australia’s own trailblazer Holly Harrison’s Daredevil commissioned by the Ensemble.
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David Rowden Artistic Director, clarinet
Kristian Winther violin
Natalia Harvey violin
Neil Thompson viola
Paul Stender cello
Vatche Jambazian piano
Commissioned by Omega Ensemble
This production is part of the following series:
Thursday 7 December 2023 2pm & 7pm
Duration: 1 hour 30 mins (no interval) Please note, running times are approximate and subject to change.
Standard $69 ($59 Concession)
Group 5+ $59
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