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Now entering its 14th year, the Stradbroke Chamber Music Festival is back again in 2022. Artistic Director Rachel Smith will make an appearance in the Festival, with cellist Eric de Wit, after returning from three years with the Edinburgh and Scottish Chamber Orchestra!

They will be joined on stage by some of Australia’s finest musicians, including Sophie Rowell (violin), Michael Pisani (oboe and cor anglais), Caroline Henbest (viola), Louise King (cello), Irit Silver (clarinet) and three pianists – Stephen Emmerson, Sonya Lifschitz and Therese Milanovic. For the iconic Saturday-night concert there’s an evening of song with acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer Megan Washington.

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

Programme Summary:

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Event no. DateTimeVenueEvent
1Friday 22 July730pmPoint Lookout Community Centre HOMMAGE À NADIA BOULANGER
2Saturday 23 July8amPoint Lookout Community Centre HOMMAGE À BACH
SOLD OUT
3Saturday 23 July130pmPoint Lookout Community Centre TRAPEZE
4Saturday 23 July7pmPoint Lookout Community Centre MEGAN WASHINGTON
5Sunday 24 July10amPoint Lookout Community Centre SONG OF THE BIRDS
6Sunday 24 July2pmPoint Lookout Community Centre PARIS 1920s

CONCERT ONE
Hommage à Nadia Boulanger

FRIDAY 22, 7.30pm
Approx duration: 1hr 30m
Point Lookout Community Hall

Sophie Rowell violin
Rachel Smith violin
Michele Walsh violin
Caroline Henbest viola
Louise King cello
Eric de Wit cello
Irit Silver clarinet
Michael Pisani cor anglais
Stephen Emmerson piano
Sonya Lifschitz piano
Therese Milanovic piano

L Boulanger D’un matin de printemps
Fauré Adagio non troppo from Piano Quartet No 2 in G minor
N Boulanger Three pieces for cello and piano
Stravinsky The Soldier’s Tale Suite
Françaix Quartet for cor anglais, violin, viola and cello
Piazzolla Four, for Tango

TICKET PRICES
$55  Adult
$55  Seniors Card
$50  Centrelink Concession Card
$50  4MBS Subscriber
$17  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$17  Child (with paying adult)
$0    Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

… or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

CONCERT TWO
Hommage à Bach

SOLD OUT

SATURDAY 23, 8/9.30 am
Approx duration (from 9.30): 1hr
Point Lookout Community Hall

Sophie Rowell violin
Rachel Smith violin
Caroline Henbest viola
Louise King cello
Eric de Wit cello
Marian Heckenberg double bass
Irit Silver clarinet
Stephen Emmerson piano
Sonya Lifschitz piano
Therese Milanovic piano

Bach arr Kurtág Sonatina from the Actus Tragicus cantata, BWV 106
Bach arr Beethoven Fugue in B-flat minor, BWV 867
Bach arr Dean Prelude & Chorale: Hommage à Bach 
Bach arr Schumann Prelude from Cello Suite No 3 in C, BWV 1009
Bach arr Moscheles Prelude in C minor, BWV 847, for cello & piano
Bach arr Mozart Adagio & Fugue in G minor, K 404a
Munro Aus Tiefer Not
Mozart Adagio & Fugue in C minor, K 546

TICKET PRICES
$65  Adult
$65  Seniors Card
$60  Centrelink Concession Card
$60  4MBS Subscriber
$27  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$27  Child (with paying adult)
$0    Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

… or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

CONCERT THREE
Trapeze

SATURDAY 23, 1.30 pm
Approx duration: 1hr
Point Lookout Community Hall

Sophie Rowell violin
Michele Walsh violin
Caroline Henbest viola
Louise King cello
Marian Heckenberg double bass
Irit Silver clarinet
Michael Pisani oboe
Stephen Emmerson piano

Prokofiev Quintet in G minor, Op 39
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 57

TICKET PRICES
$55  Adult
$55  Seniors Card
$50  Centrelink Concession Card
$50  4MBS Subscriber
$17  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$17  Child (with paying adult)
$0    Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

… or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

CONCERT FOUR
Megan Washington

SOLD OUT

SATURDAY 23, 7.00 pm
Approx duration: 1hr 10m
Point Lookout Community Hall

An evening of song in an intimate setting with acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer Megan Washington. What the critics say:

‘That jaw-dropping instrument in her throat was enough to send everyone off on a high … The Brisbane indie pop singer-songwriter delivered a live experience that won’t soon be forgotten.’ (The Australian)

‘There’s truly nothing that Megan Washington can’t do.’ (Rolling Stone)

Megan Washington vocals and accompaniment

TICKET PRICES
$65  Adult
$65  Seniors Card
$60  Centrelink Concession Card
$60  4MBS Subscriber
$27  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$27  Child (with paying adult)
$0  Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

… or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

CONCERT FIVE
Song of the Birds

SUNDAY 24, 10.00 am
Approx duration: 1hr 5m
Point Lookout Community Hall

Sophie Rowell violin
Rachel Smith violin
Michele Walsh violin
Caroline Henbest viola
Louise King cello
Eric de Wit cello
Marian Heckenberg double bass
Irit Silver clarinet
Stephen Emmerson piano
Sonya Lifschitz piano
Therese Milanovic piano

Pärt Da Pacem Domine
Bridge Three Improvisations for the Left-Hand, H 134
Takemitsu A Bird Came Down the Walk
Messiaen ‘Abîme des oiseaux’ from Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Bacewicz: Suite for Two Violins
Milhaud Elégie, Op 251
Casals: Song of the Birds
Frank Martin Pavane ‘Couleur du temps’

TICKET PRICES
$55  Adult
$55  Seniors Card
$50  Centrelink Concession Card
$50  4MBS Subscriber
$17  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$17  Child (with paying adult)
$0  Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

.. or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

CONCERT SIX
Paris 1920s

SUNDAY 24, 2.00 pm
Approx duration: 1hr 5m
Point Lookout Community Hall

Sophie Rowell violin
Rachel Smith violin
Michele Walsh violin
Caroline Henbest viola
Eric de Wit cello
Marian Heckenberg double bass
Michael Pisani oboe
Stephen Emmerson piano
Sonya Lifschitz piano
Therese Milanovic piano

Stravinsky Suite d’après des thèmes, fragments et morceaux de Giambatista Pergolesi
Saint-Saëns Oboe Sonata in D, Op 166
Honegger Choral à 3 voix from Trois contrepoints, H 43
Ravel: ‘Blues’ from Violin Sonata in G
Milhaud La création du monde

TICKET PRICES
$55  Adult
$55  Seniors Card
$50  Centrelink Concession Card
$50  4MBS Subscriber
$17  Full-Time Student (I/D Card required)
$17  Child (with paying adult)
$0  Companion Card (for carer of paying person with a disability)

NOTE: Gold & Silver packages are currently exhausted. Please contact 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 if you wish to be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

… or call 4MBS Ticketing on 07 3847 1717 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays for customer assistance

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