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Bowral Autumn Music Festival

  • Mittagong Playhouse 114-116 Main Street Mittagong, NSW, 2575 Australia (map)

Children’s Songs (10:30am-12:30pm)

Acacia Quartet with Nick Russoniello, classical saxophone

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – String Quartet No 1 in G major KV 80 ‘Lodi’

Chick Corea - Children's Songs

Nick Russoniello – solo works

Elena Kats-Chernin – Butterflying and Russian Rag

ABC Young Performer of the Year and Fine Music’s 2014 Kruger Award Winner, Nick Russoniello, has been making waves on the music scene! His debut CD release with the Acacia Quartet, ‘Between Worlds’ was both Limelight Magazine Editor’s Choice and ABC Classic FM’s CD of the week for ‘On the Verandah”. This light and youthful program features Mozart’s delightful ‘Lodi’ String Quartet (written when he was only 14), arrangements of Chick Corea’s energetic Children Songs and some favourite gems by Australia’s own Elena Kats-Chernin


Musical Notebooks (7:30-9:30pm)

Acacia Quartet with Gerard Willems, piano

Johann Sebastian Bach – Anna Magdalena Notebook

Elena Kats-Chernin – Anna Magdalena Notebook

Franz Liszt – Vallee d’Obermann

Robert Schumann – Piano Quintet

Musical Notebooks intertwines six original keyboard works from Johan Sebastian Bach’s ‘Anna Magdalena Notebook’ (the second collection of compositions given to his wife in 1725 as a present), with six miniatures of the same name composed by Elena Kats-Chernin for string quartet. Gerard Willems returns to St Jude’s with the magnificent Vallee d’Obermann by Liszt and joins the Acacia Quartet for Schumann’s romantic Piano Quintet.

Earlier Event: March 27
Bowral Autumn Music Festival
Later Event: March 29
Bowral Autumn Music Festival