7. Twilight Musical Dialogues – Musical Kin, Father and Daughter
Friday August 9 @ 7:00 pm
Miriam Allan (soprano), Sally Walker (flute), Christopher Allan (piano)
“Sally Walker’s Twilight Musical Dialogues has been a raging success among classical fans”— Newcastle Herald
“The series has been an important part of the musical rejuvenation in the city of Newcastle, giving hope to musicians and audience members alike.”— Sounds Like Sydney.
The Twilight Musical Dialogues series features collaborations with some of Australia’s finest musicians. “Musical Kin” explores artistic lives of composers with extensive musical family trees performed by members of musical families. Father/Daughter Chris Allan (Piano) and Newcastle-born Miriam Allan (Soprano “sublime singing”, Gramophone) join Artistic Director, Flautist Sally Walker to share part of their artistic lives with us, with works by composers with extensive family trees: the Bach, Mozart and Schumann families.
Johann Christoph Bach – Selections from the Flute Sonatas
Johann Sebastian Bach – Cantata BWV82 “Ich habe genug”: Schlummert Ein
Felix Mendelssohn – Songs Without Words Op.53 no.3 in G Minor
Fanny Mendelssohn – Bergelust, Nach Süden, Vorlauf
Robert Schumann – Romanze #2
Clara Schumann – Warum willst du and’re fragen
Leopold Mozart – From Nannerl’s Notebook
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Il re pastore K. 208, L’Amero saro costante