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Virtuosi – Violin Piano

11:00am Sunday 28 Apr 2013 | Home Hill Winery

Welcome to Virtuosi Tasmania 2013. Thank you so much for your support in 2012, our 20th Season. Our new season starts with a program of two of the greatest violin sonatas in the repertoire. Brilliant young TSO violinist Rohana Brown will be joined by Karen Smithies, repetiteur of the TSO Chorus, in performances of Gabriel Fauré’s beautiful Violin Sonata No 1 in A major, Op 13 and the mighty “Kreutzer Sonata”, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No 9 in A major, Op 47.

Rohana Brown violin
Karen Smithies piano

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Violin Sonata No 1 in A, Op 13
I Allegro molto II Andante III Allegro vivo IV Allegro quasi presto

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Violin Sonata No 9 in A major, Op 47 “Kreutzer”
I Adagio sostenuto – Presto – Adagio II Andante con Variazione III Finale – Presto