Sibelius Festival @ Kew Court House


  • Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew VIC 3101 Australia

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Program 1
Saturday 4 July, 3pm
SIBELIUS String Quartet No. 1 in E flat major, JS 184 
SIBELIUS Four Themes: 
1. G major 2. E flat major 3. A minor 4. E minor
SIBELIUS Andante festivo for String Quartet, JS 34a 
SIBELIUS String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, JS 183 

Program 2
Saturday 4 July, 7pm
SIBELIUS String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 4 
SIBELIUS Piano Quintet in G minor JS 159 (with pianist Stefan Cassomenos)

In Conversation: Sibelius Himself
Sunday 5 July, 1pm
Join Zoe Knighton, cellist of Flinders Quartet as she chats with Sibelius expert Geoffrey Hayes and raconteur Barry Jones AC about this Finnish master’s life’s work. Rare insights and personal anecdotes pepper this conversation that will be the perfect entree to the afternoon’s performance.

Program 3
Sunday 5 July, 3pm
SIBELIUS Molto moderato – Scherzo in E major, JS 134 
SIBELIUS Adagio in D minor, JS 12 
SIBELIUS Fuga för Martin Wegelius (Fugue for Martin Wegelius), JS 85 
SIBELIUS String Quartet No. 4 in D minor, Op. 56 "Voces Intimae"