Alessio Bax performs Mozart

Alessio Bax performs Mozart

Alessio Bax plays Mozart’s transcendent final piano concerto and Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony packs a punch with its unstoppable energy.

Mozart's final piano concerto stands apart for its sober perfection and innocent directness. Mozart ushers us into a world of feeling with murmuring strings and daringly wayward harmony. The concerto’s slow movement suspends time with a melody as serene as it is simple, played with disarming grace by Alessio Bax, a pianist who communicates the radiance of this music. This is one of the composer’s most personal utterances: inward-looking, nostalgic and songful.

And Beethoven releases his inner child in his fizzy Symphony No.8 – short, and seriously playful. Overshadowed by its bigger siblings, the Eighth is a cheekily radical work. Instead of a grand statement, this is the symphony as a bundle of vivacious comic energy.

 

Pre-Concert Talk

Join us for the pre-concert talk by David Garrett in the Function Room on Level 1 of the City Recital Hall, 45 minutes before each performance. 

 

Alessio Bax performs Mozart

The Art House Theatre, Wyong / 22 March 7.30pm

You can also see this performance in Wyong at The Art House Theatre. 

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