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Some forthcoming Australian concerts and performances featuring the piano:

Australian Chamber Orchestra - Bach

Cellist from Australian Chamber Orchestra

When it comes to dynasties of musicians and composers, the Bach family is one of the most remarkable, crowned of course by the mighty Johann Sebastian. However, his forebears were more than competent at their trade as this concert demonstrates, while his two most prominent sons - Carl Phillip Emanuel and Johann Christian - explored new paths towards the ‘storm and stress’ style and Haydn and the rococo style and Mozart respectively

It was no surprise that when White Hat compiled our list top 100 concertos, J. S. Bach’s Concerto for Two Violins came out as number 1. Not even the best efforts of generations of juvenile violin students have been able to destroy this work. Imagine then how it shines when played by some of Australia's finest - the Australian Chamber Orchestra with Richard Tognetti (Director) and Anna Dowsley (Principal Violin) as violin soloists. Other fine soloists include Anna Dowsley (mezzo-soprano), Helena Rathbone (violin),  Erin Helyard (harpsichord & fortepiano) and Timo-Veikko Valve (cello) in C. P. E. Bach’s virtuoistic Cello Concerto.

  • J. L. Bach Suite in G major: Overture
  • H. Bach Sonata à 5 in F major
  • J. C. Bach Meine Freundin, du bist schön: Ciaconna “Mein Freund is Mein”
  • J. S. Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV1043 (one of White Hat's Top 100 Concerti)
  • J. S. Bach Cantata “Widerstehe doch der Sünde” BWV54: “Widerstehe doch der Sünde”
  • J. S. Bach Cantata “Ich habe genug”, BWV82: “Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen”
  • Mozart (after J. C. Bach) Piano Concerto No.12 in A major, K.414: II. Andante
  • J. C. F. Bach Sinfonia in D minor: I. Allegro
  • J. C. F. Bach Die Amerikanerin: “Mein Herz fleucht ihr entgegen”
  • C. P. E. Bach Cello Concerto in A major, Wq.172

Melbourne - Melbourne Recital Centre - Sat 18 Jun 7.30pm; Mon 20 Jun 7.30pm
MelbourneArts Centre Melbourne - Sun 19 Jun 2.30pm
Adelaide - Adelaide Town Hall - Tue 21 Jun 7.30pm
Perth - Perth Concert Hall - Wed 22 Jun 7.30pm
Sydney - City Recital Hall - Sat 25 Jun 7pm; Sun 26 Jun 2pm; Tue 28 Jun 8pm; Wed 29 Jun 7pm
Canberra - Llewellyn Hall - Mon 27 Jun 8pm
Sydney - Pier 2/3, The Neilson - Fri 29 Jul 1pm - Relaxed Performance

Pricing and online ticket sales available on Australian Chamber Orchestra website



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Selected piano sheet music:


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Ballades for Piano Opp. 23, 38, 47, 52; Urtext (The Complete Chopin). Composed by Frederic Chopin (1810-1849). Edited by Jim Samson. Piano (Solo). The Complete Chopin series. Sheet Music. Edition Peters #EP7531. Published by Edition Peters (PE.EP7531).
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24 Preludes and Fugues for Piano, Op. 87 Composed by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975). DSCH. 20th Century. Collection. With standard notation (does not include words to the songs). 173 pages. Published by DSCH (HL.50484225).
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Piano Sonatas, Volume I Piano Solo. Composed by Franz Schubert (1797-1828). Edited by Paul Mies. Sheet Music. Paperbound. Henle Music Folios. Urtext edition-paper bound. Classical. Collection (softcover). With introductory text and performance notes. 163 pages. G. Henle #HN146. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480146).
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Schubert: Complete Works For Piano (Version 2.0) CD Sheet Music. CD Sheet Music (Version 2.0). CD-ROM. CD Sheet Music #30400011. Published by CD Sheet Music (HL.220523).
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Liszt: Collected Works For Piano (Version 2.0) CD Sheet Music (2-CD Set). CD Sheet Music (Version 2.0). CD-ROM. CD Sheet Music #30400017. Published by CD Sheet Music (HL.220529).
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Complete Etudes For Solo Piano, Series I - Including The Transcendental Etudes Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by Ferruccio Busoni. Masterworks; Piano Collection. Dover Edition. Form: Etude. Classical Period and Etudes. Collection. With introductory text and performance notes (does not include words to the songs). 272 pages. Dover Publications #06-258157. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-258157).
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Transcendental Studies Piano Solo. Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by Ernst-Gunter Heinemann. Sheet Music. Paperbound. Henle Music Folios. Pages: IX and 123. Classical. Softcover. 131 pages. G. Henle #HN717. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480717).
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Piano Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 in Full Score Composed by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897). UNKNOWN. Dover Edition. Masterwork; Romantic. 208 pages. Dover Publications #06-464148. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-464148).
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