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Virtuoso 2 - A Homage to my Ancestors Classical Guitar and Piano Concert

03 5968 8954

30 Apr 2017

Experience a fascinating combination of 10-string classical guitar and concert piano with stunning original arrangements of Vivaldi, Rodrigo’s Guitar Concierto de Aranjuez and Beethoven’s 5th Symphony.

Also featuring the Baritone voice of Isaac Mouskovias in a realm of Celtic and English Folk songs arranged for 10 String Spanish Guitar and voice including the Water in Wide, Scarborough Fair, Greensleeves, She Moved Through the Fair and more.

The guitar and piano repertoire is from the project Virtuoso 2 a continuation of the project Virtuoso, a dedication to Matthew’s ancestors the Parkes family. Matthew has chosen piano repertoire to honor his grandfather, celebrated concert pianist Milton Parkes. Cecil and Kingsley (Milton's brothers) were prodigious violinists who also played high level piano. Cecil and well known pianist May Broderick (Cecil’s wife) with cellist made up the Strad Trio and featured on Australian’s first Music Film produced by Frank Thring Senior from EFTEE productions.

Cecil Parkes was a child prodigy violinist who toured with international star soprano Dame Nellie Melba performing in patriot concerts around Australia and toured the USA at the age of 13.

Content: Matthew Fagan

Price & booking

Cost

Type Entry cost
Adult
$30.00
Concession
Senior Card Holders, Pensioners, Healthcare & Carer Cardholders & Students (Please provide proof of concessional status).
$25.00
Child
Child Under 16 years old.
$15.00
Family
Includes two adults and two children.
$50.00

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Facilities:
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Public toilet
Accessibility:

  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision