Phoenix Collective presents, their first concert for 2019, titled Love, Life & Death, performed by Phoenix Quartet, Sydney’s newest premier string quartet.
Launched by Charmian Gadd at her Crossroads Festival in 2018 performing Schubert’s masterpiece ‘Death & The Maiden’, Phoenix members are drawn from national and international orchestras including the Opera Australia Orchestra, the Canberra Symphony, Sydney Symphony, and BBC Philharmonic Orchestras, the Kammer Philharmonie Köln, Boston Symphony and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, to name a few.
The programme: String Quartet No.3 (Mishima) – Phillip Glass/ Polka for String Quartet – Shostakovich/ String Quartet No.1, K80/f73 in G (Lodi) – Mozart
String Quartet No.10, Op. 74 in E Flat (Harp) – Beethoven/ Skylife – Turtle Island Quartet – D. Balakrishnan
The musicians of Phoenix Quartet: Dan Russell (artistic director & violin) – Central Coast, Copacabana/ Yuhki Mayne (violin) – Sydney, Potts Point/Ella Brinch (viola) – Sydney, Greenwich/Andy Wilson (cello) – Sydney, Turramurra
The programme will be reprised at the ANU School of Music, Canberra on 7 March. Bookings for Canberra
Bookings for Sydney