Named for the extraordinary work “Verklarte Nächt” by seminal 20TH Century composer Arnold Schönberg, this program presents this important work in the version for piano trio created by famous cellist Edward Steurmann. The program also presents gorgeous melodic works by Mozart and Schubert with important Australian soloists, European-based leader, violinist Natalie Chee and iconic Australian cellist and Canberra native Julian Smiles joining Artistic Director Kathryn Selby. This is a brilliant program designed to showcase the extraordinary talents of the artists who will share their insights with the audience along with their performances.
An amazing program to round out the 2020 Season, this concert welcomes back the brilliant young Australian violinist Grace Clifford with a debut for Selby & Friends by outstanding young Paris-based soprano Alexandra Flood and French horn player Nick Mooney, Principal of Flanders Symphony Orchestra. Artistic Director Kathryn Selby has created a program rich in song, melody, beauty and pathos with works by Schubert, Beethoven, the iconic American Eric Whitacre and Brahms gorgeous horn trio. This is a concert to relish and enjoy as we head towards the summer months and Christmas.