Geoffrey Lancaster

PRESENTED BY: Melbourne Recital Centre

ARTISTS

Geoffrey Lancaster  fortepiano

PROGRAM

HAYDN Sonata No.62 in E flat major, Hob.VXI:52
MOZART Piano Sonata No.13 in B flat major, K.333
MOZART Piano Sonata No.14 in C minor K.457 

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Geoffrey Lancaster doesn't just perform 18th-centure music on period instruments, he gets inside the heads of Mozart and Haydn, bringing their world to life in the 21st-century with a 'blend of scholarly wisdom and impeccable musicianship'(Sydney Morning Herald).

Classical composers were playful and dramatic, lyrical and bold - just listen to the storm-tossed opening of Mozart's C minor Sonata, a portrait in extreme mood swings. Hear these mavericks anew as Geoffrey performs on Melbourne Recital Centre's beautiful McNulty fortepiano (a forerunner of hte modern pianoforte) in the intimate Salon, just as original audiences would have enjoyed them.

Venue Information:

Past Venues:

Over
Sep
24
Melbourne Recital Centre - Salon
http://www.melbournerecital.com.au

Sep 24, 2012
31 Sturt St
Southbank
Melbourne: City & inner suburbs, Victoria, Australia
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