The Beautiful Blue Danube

Hoang Pham Productions

The Beautiful Blue Danube

Performance Dates & Times

Saturday 13 October, 2018
7:30 pm
City Recital Hall

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‘A love of piano playing evident from the very first notes.’ The Advertiser

Hoang Pham is a former winner of the prize for the Best Australian Pianist at the Sydney International Piano Competition and ABC Symphony Australia Young Performer of the Year Award. As a baby, Hoang immigrated to Australia from Vietnam with his parents and it was here in his new home that he discovered his love for playing the piano. Hoang was featured in 2014 alongside a dozen other international classical musicians in Limelight Magazine's "30 Brilliant Musicians Under 30". This piano recital is his only Sydney performance for 2018.

Written at the end of the 18th century, the opening of Beethoven's ‘Pathétique' Sonata continues to impress today for its dramatic power. Twenty years later, the ailing Schubert would complete his own Sonata in C minor. Only months away from his death, this work remains one of Schubert's crowning achievements. Johann Strauss’ famous 'Blue Danube’ Waltz provides the dashing conclusion to this program which also includes popular works by Brahms, Rachmaninoff and the thrilling Chopin Ballade in G minor. 

Program


Beethoven Sonata in C minor, Op.13 'Pathétique'
Brahms Intermezzo in A-flat, Op.119
Rachmaninoff Prelude in G minor, Op.23
Chopin Ballade in G minor, Op.23
Interval
Schubert Sonata in C minor, D958
Strauss/Schulz-Evler Concert Arabesques on 'The Beautiful Blue Danube'

Duration: Approximately 2 hours, including interval

Ticket Info

Premium reserve

Standard $60
City Recital Hall Members $54
Concession $54
Student $30
 

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Performance Dates & Times

Saturday 13 October, 2018
7:30 pm
City Recital Hall

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