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August 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm$65.55 – $159
World-renowned violinist Ray Chen makes his long-awaited return to Australia with some of the most demanding, impressive, and emotionally riveting works for violin.
Ray Chen – violin
Timothy Young – piano
About Ray Chen
Born in Taiwan and raised in Australia, Ray was accepted to the Curtis Institute of Music at age 15, where he studied with Aaron Rosand and was supported by Young Concert Artists. Ray is the brightest star in the new generation of violinists. His performances ring with the freedom of a master musician unrestrained by technical limitations.
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No.8 in G, Op.30 for Piano and Violin
Igor Stravinsky ‘Divertimento’ Suite from The Fairy’s Kiss
Johann Sebastian Bach Partita No.3 in E for Solo Violin
Johannes Brahms ‘Hungarian Dances’ No.7 Allegretto – arr. Joachim
Pablo de Sarasate Zigeunerweisen ‘Gypsy Airs’ Op.20
About the concert
On his return to Australia, Ray is joined by the acclaimed pianist Timothy Young. A versatile and sensitive musician, Timothy’s musicianship is the perfect accompaniment to Ray’s heartfelt artistry and jaw-dropping violin pyrotechnics.
Saturday 6 August 2022 7.30pm; Elisabeth Murdoch hall
Duration: 1 hour 30 mins (incl. interval)
Premium $159 ($151.05 Concession)
A Reserve $129 ($122.55 Concession)
B Reserve $99 ($94.05 Concession)
C Reserve $69 ($65.55 Concession)