Alice Giles has been celebrated as one of the world’s leading harp soloists. The Australian-born musician first attracted international notice when she won First Prize in the 8th Israel International Harp Contest at the age of 21. Alice is regarded by Luciano Berio as the foremost interpreter of his Sequenza II,
He's wealthy, stealthy and head over heels. She’s witty, pretty and equally smitten. She's also inconveniently betrothed. They need a plan. They call for Fi-ga-ro! A Co-Opera performance of The Barber of Seville, an opera buffa in two acts by Gioachino Rossini with libretto by Cesare Sterbini.
The Strelitzia Trio is a rising star in the world of chamber music. Formed in 2008, these talented young musicians won the prestigious Sydney Eisteddfod Musica Viva Chamber Music Award in 2009, and have benefited from the guidance of some of Australia’s most eminent musicians.
David Miller AM & students from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music – David is one of Australia’s leading pianists, chamber musicians and vocal accompanists. He is highly regarded as a mentor for young ensemble pianists and repetiteurs.
If you’ve been to a concert by cellists David and Rachel you’ll know that you’re in for a night of great musical conversation! Rachel and David’s playing has the feel of a celebration, of untempered, free and loose-limbed music-making.
Dimitri Ashkanazy has toured internationally with his father, Vladimir, as well as performing under him with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Dimitri will be supported by Stefan Cassomenos (piano) and Philip Arkinstall (woodwind).