A Feast of Music 2020 – Daylesford Chamber Music Festival

A Feast of Music 2020

 

Join us at the heart of one of Australia’s most captivating regional destinations for a long weekend of extraordinary music and convivial hospitality. In our eighth festival, discover three chamber music performances, an orchestral concert and a musical dinner at the renowned Lake House.

 

FRIDAY EVENING

Goldner Quartet & Beethoven
(11 SEPTEMBER, FRIDAY 6:00PM)

Daylesford Town Hall

Celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, the renowned Goldners perform a recital of two Beethoven quartets to open the Festival.

BEETHOVEN String Quartet in D major Op 18 No 3
BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C sharp minor Op 131

Goldner String Quartet


SATURDAY MORNING

Korngold Sextet
(12 SEPTEMBER, SATURDAY 11:00AM)

Daylesford Town Hall

Erich Korngold’s compositional gifts at a young age drew comparisons to Mendelssohn and Mozart. His Sextet, completed while still a teenager, is a virtuosic tour-de-force of Viennese Romanticism

MOZART String Quartet in D minor K421
KORNGOLD String Sextet

Musicians of Melbourne Chamber Orchestra


SATURDAY AFTERNOON

Mozart/Salieri
(12 SEPTEMBER, SATURDAY 2:30PM)

Daylesford Town Hall

A musical rivalry and friendship comes alive with Mozart’s Jeunehomme Concerto with pianist Hoang Pham and Salieri’s La Veneziana symphony.

SALIERI Don Chisciotte: Overture
MOZART Piano Concerto in E flat major K271 Jeunehomme
MATTHEW LAING Pantomime*
SALIERI Sinfonia in D major La Veneziana
MOZART Symphony No 28 in C major K200
*Premiere season

William Hennessy AM DIRECTOR
Hoang Pham PIANO
Melbourne Chamber Orchestra


SATURDAY EVENING

CHAMBER MUSIC DINING AT LAKE HOUSE
(12 SEPTEMBER, SATURDAY 6:30PM)

Lake House

Enjoy an intimate dining experience with chamber music, with the legendary hospitality of Daylesford’s Lake House and selected wines. In 2020, be entranced by musical interludes performed by the Goldner Quartet. Numbers are strictly limited.

Goldner Quartet


SUNDAY MORNING

Haydn, Bliss & Beethoven
(13 SEPTEMBER, SUNDAY 11:00AM)

Daylesford Town Hall

Bliss’ Oboe Quintet and a pair of Classical chamber music icons brings the 2020 Festival to a close.

HAYDN Piano Trio in A major Hob XV:18
BLISS Oboe Quintet
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 11 Op. 95 Serioso

Melbourne Chamber Orchestra Quartet
with Stephanie Dixon
OBOE



Tickets

Dates
Fri 11/09/20 - Sun 13/09/20 Various Venues

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