GROVE CLASSICS 2012 Concert Series GRAND FINALE "The AKSEL KOLSTAD SHOW"
Aksel Kolstad has been hailed a "present day Franz Liszt" by Göteborgsposten, a "classical pioneer" by Dagsavisen and "the Quentin Tarintino of classical music" by Fredrikstad blad. Kolstad combines humour and classical piano in a way that the world has never seen. He has played for sold out venues acrross the world with his inspiring The Aksel Kolstad Show at Carnegie Hall in New York and at the Norwegian Opera House. On May 27th, he presents his show at The GROVE!
Internationally acclaimed Norwegian pianist, "The New Norwegian Victor Borge" Aksel Kolstad will be performing works by Gershwin, Rachmaninov, as well as his own inspiring compositions (Kolstad: La Follia Kolstad: Variation on a theme by George Gershwin; Kolstad: Variation on a theme by Sergej Rachmaninov; Kolstad: Surreal interpretations of Grieg; Kolstad: Harlekin-variations; Kolstad: 5 Goldfish-preludes; Kolstad: Deux morceaux fantasque).
Free entry for the group organiser: Invite your friends or family for a delightful afternoon and remember - group organiser gets their ticket (1) FREE with every 5 tickets purchased!!
Classical music @ THE GROVE!
A phenomenal ensemble of local musicians including Paul Wright (violin), Sophie Curtis (cello), Pascale Whiting (violin), Kathy Corecig (viola), Emily Green-Armytage (piano), Louise McKay (cello), Duncan Gardiner (guitar), Emily Clements (flute) and Irina Vasileva-Thoo (piano) will perform works by Haydn, Dvorak, Beethoven, Cassadó, Mendelssohn, Schwertberger, Ibert, Marchelie, Cottam & Bizet.
For the grand finale, celebrated Norwegian pianist Aksel Kolstad will present ‘The Aksel Kolstad Show’! Likened to comedic musician Victor Borge, Aksel will be performing works by Gershwin, Rachmaninov, as well as his own inspiring compositions. Aksel Kolstad is coming to Australia for the very first time to join the Grove Classics Concert Series 2012!
The Grove Classics Concert Series is a great opportunity for people from all walks of life to be introduced to classical music, in the exquisitely designed surrounds of The Grove Library.
When: Sunday May 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th 2012 commencing at 4:30pm
Where: The Grove Library, 1 Leake St (cnr Leake St & Stirling Hwy) Peppermint Grove WA 6011
ALL EVENTS INCLUDE FREE TASTING OF FINE WINES
Student Rush Policy: We offer standing/ student rush $10.00 tickets for all Cappuccino Concerts events to make tickets even more affordable to students. Tickets are available at the door, the day of the performance, based on availability.
Ticket collection: Begins 30 min prior to the concert starting time.
Online bookings with No booking fee! All concerts commence at 4:30pm sharp and sell out quickly - book your tickets now!