Music & Recitals

Sunday 4th September, 7:30pm

Reinis Zarins – Piano

Beethoven – Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor op.57 “Appassionata” Messiaen – Selected movements from “Vingt Regards sur l’enfant-Jesus” Liszt – Sonata in B minor Recently awarded the Latvian Great Music award for the second time, pianist Reinis Zariņš began his musical journey twenty-two years ago. Reinis was born…

Sunday 3 July, 7:30pm

Philip Achille – Classical Harmonica

It is a great pleasure to welcome back Philip Achille to The Dysart Petersham. Last time he performed for us no one knew quite what to expect, including us. Our audience and we were spellbound and deeply moved; a pin could have been heard drop. Mastery, authority, insight, great presence,…

Sunday 5th June, 7:30pm

VERONIKA SHOOT – Piano

“destined to become a great pianist”   Yehudi Menuhin Rachmaninov – Sonata no 2 Scarlatti – 3 sonatas Mozart – Fantasy in d minor Chopin – Fantasy impromptu in c sharp minor Chopin – nocturne in c sharp minor Lyadov – 2 Preludes Stravinsky – Tango Ginastera – Argentinian Dances Acclaimed at…

Sunday 8th May, 7:30pm

Alan Barnes, clarinet/saxophone and David Newton, piano

For our next recital in May we move the focus from the piano to clarinet, reeds and piano in sensitive partnership and from established classical repertoire to pieces that have become new classics, ever open to rich and diverse interpretation through insightful musicianship. Alan Barnes, clarinet/saxophone and David Newton, piano,…

Sunday 3rd April, 7:30pm

Joseph Tong – piano

Schubert – Impromptu in B Flat Op.142 no 3 Debussy – Estampes Sibelius – Finlandia Op. 26 Sibelius – 5 Pieces ‘The Trees’ Op.75 Schubert – Fantasy in C major D760 ‘Wanderer’ Joseph Tong enjoys a busy and varied career as soloist, duo pianist, chamber musician, Festival Director and teacher. He made his…