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2017 National Youth Concerto Competition Recitalists

Wednesday 18 October 5.00pm
4MBS Classic FM
384 Old Cleveland Road, Coorparoo
Free Entry

Experiance the remarkable musicianship of the42nd National Youth Concerto Competition (NYCC) recitalists as they perform popular and lively sonatas including works by Bach, Brahms, Debussy, Rachmaninov & Shostakovich The NYCC is recognised as the most prestigious competition in Australia for string soloists aged up to 17 years.

PROGRAM

Violinist Lily McCann (Vic) performing...
BRAHMS Scherzo in C minor
DEBUSSY Sonata for violin and piano, 1st movement
BACH Grave from Sonata no. 2 in A minor
FARR Wakatipu for solo violin

Violinist Leanne McGowan (QLD) performing...
WIENIAWSKI Polonaise in D
KREISLER Tambourin Chinois
SARASATE Zapateado
KROLL Banjo and Fiddle

Cellist Charlotte Miles (Vic) performing...
PAGANINI Variations on One String on a Theme of Rossini
RACHMANINOV Cello Sonata in G minor, 2nd movement
SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Sonata in D minor, 3rd movement
EDWARDS Water Spirit Song

Violinist Emmalena Huning (WA) performing...
YSAYE Solo Sonata No.6
SAINT-SEAN Introduction et Rondo Capriciosso
GREENHILL Paper Boats

Violinist Yebin Yoo (Vic) performing...
BACH Violin Sonata No. 2, 3rd Movement
DVORAK Romantic pieces, Piece 1
arr. HEIFETZ It ain't necessarily so from Porgy and Bess

each musician will be joined by pianist Kathryn Sander


Other NYCC Recitals

Tuesday 17 October

1.45pm    Recital at Brisbane Boys College
    Lily McCann, Charlotte Miles, Leanne McGowan

Wednesday 18 October

11.00am    Recital at John Paul College
    Lily McCann, Charlotte Miles, Leanne McGowan

5.00pm     Recital at Radio 4MBS
    Lily McCann, Leanne McGowan, Charlotte Miles, Emmalena Huning, Yebin Yoo

Thursday 19 October

10.45am     Recital at Mansfield State High School
    Lily McCann, Charlotte Miles, Leanne McGowan

Friday 20 October

1.00pm     Recital at Brisbane Grammar School
    Benett Tsai

Sunday 22 October

3.00pm    Finals Concert at Old Museum Concert Hall