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C & C Rigg Bequest Twilight Chamber Music at Rippon Lea 2018


Team of Pianists present Colin & Cicely Rigg Bequest Twilight Chamber Music at Rippon Lea 2018. Six delightful Sunday concerts at 6.30pm in the magnificent Ballroom.


Rippon Lea Ballroom
192 Hotham Street,
Elsternwick, VIC, 3185


Team of Pianists
Tel: (03) 9527 2851

Concerts View Details

Sunday April 15, 2018 at 6.30pm

Russian Passion

Melbourne Cappella conducted by Nicholas Cowall, Rohan Murray (piano)
Arensky - The Singer
Glinka - Crusader’s Romance
Dargomyzhsky - At the Wild North
Arensky - Night
Taneyev - Nocturne
Napravnik - Venice at Night

Sunday May 20, 2018 at 6.30pm

A French Connection

Elizabeth Sellars (violin), Rohan Murray (piano)
Beethoven - Sonata in A major Op 30 no 1
Faure - Sonata in A major Op 13 no 1
Catoire - Elegie for violin & piano Op 26
Debussy - Beau Soir (arr. for violin & piano)
Debussy - The Girl with the Flaxen Hair (arr. for violin & piano)

Sunday June 24, 2018 at 6.30pm

Breath-taking and Four Hands

Anne Gilby (oboe), Darryl Coote (piano), Max Cooke & Darryl Coote (piano four-hands)
Poulenc – Oboe Sonata
Mozart – Sonata in B-flat major for piano four-hands KV 358
Arnold - Sonatina
Morricone – Gabriel’s Oboe
Mozart – Andante & Variations in G major for piano four-hands KV 501
Schumann – Three Romances Op 94
Morris – A Day in the Brindabellas
Martin – In a Native Garden
Sutherland - Sonatina

Sunday July 15, 2018 at 6.30pm

Viennese Magic

Kathryn Taylor (violin), Christopher Cartlidge (viola), Rohan de Korte (cello), Stuart Riley (double-bass), Darryl Coote (piano)
Mozart – Quartet for piano & strings in E-flat major KV 493
Schubert – Quintet for piano & strings in A major (The Trout) D 667

Sunday August 19, 2018 at 6.30pm

Music from Russia, France and Spain - with two Roberts

Robert Ekselman (cello), Robert Chamberlain (piano)
François Couperin - Five Pieces en Concert (arr. Paul Bazelaire)
Manuel de Falla - Suite Populaire Espagnole (arr. for cello & piano)
Debussy - Sonata for cello & piano
Sergei Rachmaninoff - Sonata for cello & piano Op 19

Sunday September 16, 2018 at 6.30pm

More Than Opera hits Rippon Lea

Rebecca Rashleigh (soprano), Victoria Lambourn (mezzo-soprano), Darryl Coote (piano)
Mozart - Zeffiretti Lusinghieri (Ideomeneo) - soprano
Dvorak - Song to the Moon (Rusalka) - soprano
Floyd - Ain't it a Pretty Night (Susannah) - soprano
Puccini - Tu che di gel sei cinta (Turandot) - soprano
Offenbach - Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffman) - duet
Puccini – Flower duet (Madam Butterfly) - duet
Tchaikovsky - Uzh Vecher (Queen of Spades) - duet
Mozart - Come ti piace imponi (La Clemenza di Tito) - duet
Humperdinck - Evening Prayer (Hansel & Gretel) - duet
Rossini - Ciel! Qual destin terribile (Bianca e Falliero) - duet
Rossini - Cruda sorte! (L’Italiana in Algeri) – mezzo-soprano
Rossini - Canzonetta spagunola – mezzo-soprano
Rossini - Beltà crudele – mezzo-soprano
Tchaikovsky - Akh, Tanya, Tanya... Ja nye sposobna k grusti tomnoy (Eugene Onegin) – mezzo-soprano
Tchaikovsky – None but the lonely heart – mezzo-soprano
Bizet – Seguidilla (Carmen) – mezzo-soprano