Great guitar duos with Karin Schaupp and Pavel Steidl

Two of the world’s finest guitarists bring their first collaborative tour to Sydney on Monday February 25th, when they perform at City Recital Hall, Angel Place. This is the first tour in the Musica Viva International Concert Season, which has seen Karin Schaupp and Pavel Steidl travelling around Australia since mid February. They will perform a second concert at Angel Place on March 9th, before closing the tour in Adelaide on March 12th.

Australian Schaupp and Czech Steidl, both equally acclaimed for their technical skill, bring their renowned onstage warmth and emotional expressiveness to a program of the utmost intimacy and beauty. Inspired by great guitar duos of the past (often husband and wife teams), the music traverses a history of the guitar itself: from the delicacy of the tiny ‘Terz’ guitar, through the elegant 19th century model beloved of Paganini, and on to the modern instrument found in so many homes today. Throughout the concert, Karin and Pavel will share the stories and context of the music to create an entertaining, engaging and unforgettable experience.

For more about the Musica Viva 2013 International Concert Season, click here


Monday 25 February, 7:00pm

Adult $46-$97, City Recital Hall VIP $41-$87, Concession available

Saturday 9 March, 2:00pm

Adult $36-$77, City Recital Hall VIP $32-$69, Concession available

Booking fees may apply

Call 1300 797 118 or click here to book


Mertz Am Grabe der Geliebten

Sor L’Encouragement, op 34

Paganini Minuetto che va chiamando Dida, MS104
               Valtz, MS84

Schubert Selections from String Quartet no 9 in G minor, D173
(arranged by Julian Bream for two guitars, c 1983)

Granados Selections from Spanish Dances, op 37

Albéniz Torre Bermeja from 12 Piezas Caractéristicas, op 92

Edwards Djanaba (1997)

Janácek The barn owl has not flown away from On an Overgrown Path (1901)

Houghton Brolga (1994)

Gnattali Chiquinha Gonzaga (Corta Jaca) from Suite Retratos (1956, arranged for two guitars 1981)

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