Mar 11, 2014

The Life & Love of the Woman

Performance by Christiana Aloneftis & Konrad Olszewski
Young Greek-Cypriot Australian soprano, Christiana Aloneftis, debuts for the first time at fortyfivedownstairs with concert pianist Konrad Olszewski.

Featuring music by Bellini, Piazzolla, Tchaikovsky and Gerswin with the centrepieces of the evening including Schumann’s Frauenliebe und Leben and the Australian premiere of Manos Hatzidakis song cycle, Magnus Eroticus Op. 30 (1972).

The dynamic duo will take you on an eclectic journey through various repertoire which celebrate and define the woman, with particular attention paid to the rarely-performed and melancholic sounds of Greek Classical Art Song. Catch Christiana Aloneftis before she leaves our shores to study at the internationally-renowned La Scala in Milan.

Date: Thursday 27 March @ 7.30pm
Duration: approx. 75 mins (incl. interval)
    • Full $30
    • Concession $25

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