Crossroads Festival of Chamber Music 2016

The annual Crossroads Festival of Chamber Music is back, concert dates are Saturday 20 August 2016 and Sunday 21 August 2016. Join Charmian Gadd and her distinguished musician friends for a weekend of music from the great composers, performed in beautiful Central Coast locations. Relax in the late winter sunshine and enjoy the company of an enthusiastic community audience.

                                  crossroads collage

 

CONCERT 1: BEST OF BAROQUE


Saturday August 20 @ 11.00am

Greenway Memorial Chapel, 460 Avoca Drive  Green Point

A beautiful Baroque program of Bach and Purcell with Angela Brewer (Soprano), Erin Helyard (Harpsichord) & Karina Hollands (Violin)

 Angela Brewer 250 Erin Helyard 2

Angela Brewer (Soprano)                                   Erin Helyard (Harpsicord)

 

CONCERT 2: CELEBRATING YOUTH & MUSIC

Sat August 20 @ 2.00pm

Brentwood Village, 1 Scaysbrook Ave, Kincumber

Some of Australia’s most exciting and promising young musicians in solo and chamber music repertoire.

 

olivia bell wendy kong

 Olivia Bell (viola)                                               Wendy Kong (violin) 

 Photo: Lucy Bell Photography

 

CONCERT 3: THE BEST OF BRAHMS

Sat August 20 @ 7.00pm

Greenway Memorial Chapel, 460 Avoca Drive, Green Point 

Featuring Brahms’ great B flat Sextet with Jun Yi Ma & Tony Gault (Violins), Tobias Brieder & Elisabeth Woolnough (Violas), and Hyung Suk Bae and Chris Pidcock (Celli).  

Angela Brewer, Peter Jenkin and Phillip Shovk (Piano) will then present “The Shepherd on the Rock” by Schubert.

After the interval enjoy the Brahms Horn Trio with Robert Johnson (French Horn) joining Charmian Gadd (Violin) and Phillip Shovk (Piano) for this extraordinary masterpiece.

 

                 Peter Jenkin 

                 Peter Jenkin (clarinet) 

                  Phillip Shovk

                  Philip Shovk (piano) 

 

CONCERT 4: THE BEST OF MOZART

Sun 21st August @ 11.00am

Greenway Memorial Chapel, 460 Avoca Drive, Green Point 

A two viola quintet and a clarinet quintet, plus some surprises to be announced!

 

CONCERT 5: THE BEST OF HAYDN

Sunday 21st August @ 2.30pm

Greenway Memorial Chapel, 460 Avoca Drive, Green Point 

The Festival will conclude with this concert featuring Concertante Ensemble with Erin Helyard and Karina Hollands followed by Chris Pidcock and Robert Johnson performing two wonderful Haydn concerti.

Christopher Piddock Robert Johnson

Christopher Pidcock ('cello)                                   Robert Johnson (horn)

 

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                               Charmian Gadd

                               Charmian Gadd (violin)

                               Photo: Lucy Bell Photography