2016 performances

MARCH

Recital with Nigel Bardsley with special guest Kiandra Howarth soprano, Gold Coast Music Appreciation Society, Robina 7pm

Works by:

Piazzolla – Rhythm of the Tango suite
Kreisler – Viennese salon pieces
Songs and arias by Richard Strauss, Puccini, Lehar, Saint Saens

11 

Private House Concert with Nigel Bardsley, Tarragindi

Beethoven – violin sonata no. 6
Piazzolla – Rhythm of the Tango suite
Kreisler – Liebesleid, Liebesfreud, Schön Rosmarin, Viennese Rhapsodic Fantasietta

12 

Mason & Hamlin Series – Arts Centre Gold Coast. Presenting Liam Viney and Anna Grinberg

Works for four hands by Schubert, Debussy and Stravinsky

13 

As per 11th, Burleigh Heads Uniting Church, Burleigh 2pm

22-27 

Four Winds Festival, Bermagui. Stewart attends for Mason & Hamlin pianos

APRIL

18 

Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre – Spotlight Series
Stewart Kelly and Friends 6pm featuring Francesca Hiew, Tom Higham, Rebecca Proietto

Bax – Trio in one movement
Kodaly – Adagio for Viola and Piano
Schumann – Piano Quartet in E-flat op. 47

23-25

Tasmanian Tour with Edwina George and Heath Parkinson (Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra)

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Schnittke – Suite in the Olden Style
Rachmaninov – Vocalise arr. horn and piano
Brahms – Horn Trio

23rd – 11am, City Baptist Church, Launceston
24th – 11am, Home Hill Winery
25th – 11am, The Organ Room, MONA, Hobart

MAY

1

Concert accompanying the Australian Boys Choir, Auburn Uniting Church, 2.30pm

23
4MBS Festival – 4MBS Performance Studio, Coorparoo

Direct broadcast from the 4MBS studio with live audience for the 2016 4MBS Festival.

With Heath Parkinson and Edwina George, program as above visit 4mbs.com.au to purchase tickets

29
4MBS Festival – Piano Marathon ‘ The Russian Masters’
Ian Hanger Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium

Stewart plays Rachmaninov ‘Symphonic Dances’ with Laurence Matheson. Visit 4mbs.com.au for bookings.

JUNE

4-6
Coramba Chamber Music Festival, Coffs Coast

Stewart conducts works by Prokofiev and Strauss.

17-18
Two piano recital with Laurence Matheson, Beluera Estate, Melbourne

Program:

Mozart/Busoni – Fantasie on a musical clockwork K.608
Brahms – Variations on a theme of Haydn op. 56
Hahn – excerpts from ‘Le Ruban Denoue’
Rachmaninov – Symphonic Dances

Visit beleura.org.au for more information and tickets

JULY

10
Private Recital with soprano Elizabeth Lewis, Melbourne

19
Melbourne Recital Centre, Local Heroes, Salon, 6pm

Mahler Symphony 2: Resurrection for two pianos, eight hands with Angela Turner, Sonya Lifschitz and Stephen Emmerson

26-31
Childers Festival, QLD: Opera by the lake
Starring OperaQ Young Artists accompanied by Stewart Kelly

more info: www.childersfestival.com.au/events/opera-lake/

AUGUST

12-14
Bangalow Festival – Stewart attends for Mason & Hamlin pianos as official piano partner

20
Mason & Hamlin Series: presenting Timothy Young in Recital, Arts Centre Gold Coast

21
Solo recital for friends of the Gold Coast Philharmonic Society, Robina Community Centre, 2pm

Program:
Ginastera – Danzas Argentinas
Schumann – ‘Ghost’ Variations
Bach/Busoni – Chaconne in d minor

26 – Sept 3

Australian Piano Duo Festival, Brisbane

Performances Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd September, Ian Hanger Recital Hall, Queensland Conservatorium.

Stewart plays:

Chris Healy – New Work (World premiere) with Adam McMillan
John Carmichael – Latin American suite with Timothy Young
Saint-Saens – Danse Macabre arr. eight hands with Sonya Lifschitz, Suzanna Hlinka and Angela Turner
Arensky – Suite for two pianos with Adam McMillan
Bizet/Wilberg – Carmen fantasy for eight hands with Adam McMillan, Suzanna Hlinka and Angela Turner

SEPTEMBER

7-21 USA Travel

OCTOBER

Date TBC –

Recitals with Nigel Bardsley, Dominic Fitzgerald and Iris Doo. Program to include Brahms Piano Quartet in c minor op. 60, Schumann Piano Quartet in E-flat

NOVEMBER

6  Birthday Celebration Gala, Cygnet

University Recital Season

DECEMBER

16/17/18 – Mason & Hamlin Series, Arts Centre Gold Coast

Beethoven – The Complete Sonatas for piano and violin, with Glenn Christensen

16th 7.30pm
Sonata 1
Sonata 3
Sonata 5 ‘Spring’
Sonata 4

17th 7.30pm
Sonata 8
Sonata 6
Sonata 7

18th 7.30pm
Sonata 9 ‘Kreutzer’
Sonata 2
Sonata 10

Previous Years:

2014 Calendar         2013 Calendar