Instrumental 2021

Date:    Friday 16 July
Time:   6.00pm
Venue: Civic Theatre, Main Auditorium

With only 10-25 minutes on stage to wow the audience and adjudicator, this section is jam packed full of bite sized performances on a variety of instruments (piano, violin, cello and flute, to name a few).

With no age limit or geographical restrictions the competition is sure to be red hot.

Tickets:  $2.00 per day can be purchased through Civic Theatre Box Office


Townsville Civic Theatre, Main Auditorium

Loloma Jewellers Prize – 1st $500, 2nd $300, 3rd $200

Entrants may play one or more movements from the same concerto or work written especially for soloist and orchestra, soloist and string ensemble or soloist and concert band. Performers may participate on more than one instrument should they so choose.

Time Limit: 10 – 25 minutes.

Friday 16 July 6.00PM

Chairperson: Dr Mark Smith, President of Australian Concerto & Vocal Competition

Bridget Wegner, Townsville ǀ Viola (15 min)
Accompanist: Jo Batterham
Viola Concerto in C Minor, YC98                                                                                          Henri Casadesus
I. Allegro molto ma maestoso II. Adagio molto espressivo

Francis Kwon, Sydney ǀ Piano (10 min)
Accompanist: Louisa Breen
Piano Concerto in C-sharp Minor, FP. 146                                                                           Francis Poulenc
I. Allegretto 

Emily McDonald, Townsville ǀ Violin (13 min)
Accompanist: Jo Batterham
Scène de ballet, op. 100                                                                                          Charles Auguste de Bériot 

Nicholas Kennedy, Sydney ǀ Piano (20 min)
Accompanist: Louisa Breen
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major “Emperor”, op. 73                                      Ludwig van Beethoven
I. Allegro

Lianah Jaensch, Sydney ǀ Cello (20 min)
Accompanist: Catherine Davis
Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, op. 107                                                                Dmitri Shostakovich
I. Allegretto II. Moderato

Olivia Adcock, Townsville ǀ Double Bass (13 min)
Accompanist: Ingrid Miller
Double Bass Concerto in E major, K. 172                                                         Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf
I. Allegro moderato II. Adagio


Dominic Azzi, Sydney ǀ Violin (11 min)
Accompanist: Catherine Davis
Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, op. 63                                                                              Sergei Prokofiev
I. Allegro moderato

Ivy Han, Brisbane ǀ Cello (22 min)
Accompanist: Maree Kilpatrick
Cello Concerto in E Minor, op. 85                                                                                               Edward Elgar
I. Adagio – Moderato IV. Allegro – Moderato – Allegro, ma non troppo – Poco più lento – Adagio

Emma Warburton, Canberra ǀ Flute (23 min)
Accompanist: Catherine Davis
Flute Concerto in D major, op. 283                                                                                              Carl Reinecke
I. Allegro molto moderato II. Lento e mesto III. Moderato

Yun Shih, Brisbane ǀ Violin (18 min)
Accompanist: Maree Kilpatrick
Violin Concerto in D Minor, op. 47                                                                                               Jean Sibelius
I. Allegro moderato

Joshua Ning, Sydney ǀ Oboe (20 min)
Accompanist: Catherine Davis
Oboe Concerto in C Major, K. 314                                                                     Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
I. Allegro aperto II. Adagio ma non troppo III. Rondo: Allegretto


Michael Gibson, Brisbane ǀ Cello (20 min)
Accompanist: Catherine Davis
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello & Orchestra, op. 33                           Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky

Victor Huang, Brisbane ǀ Piano (15 min)
Accompanist: Mark Hooper
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, op. 15                                                                          Johannes Brahms
III. Rondo: Allegro non troppo

Cedar- Rose Newman, Wollongong ǀ Violin (22 min)
Accompanist: Hank Xiang
Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 35                                                                         Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky
I. Allegro moderato


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