Instrumental 2018

Date:    Friday 20 July
Time:   6.30pm
Venue: Civic Theatre C2 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: Gold coin donation at the door


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

Chairperson: Stephanie Rigano, ACVC Committee member


Nina Fan, Gold Coast | Piano (11 min)

Accompanist: Catherine Davis

Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Minor, op. 85                                                                                        Johann Nepomuk Hummel

III. Rondo: Allegro moderato


Sally Waterhouse, Brisbane | Violin (10 min)

Accompanist: Robert Manley

Zigeunerweisen, op. 20                                                                                                                                Pablo de Sarasate


Chai Jie Low, Melbourne | Piano (24 min)

Accompanist: Peter de Jager

Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, op. 11                                                                                                         Frédéric Chopin

  1. Allegro maestoso II. Romanze: Larghetto


James Hultgren, Townsville | Flute (18 min)

Accompanist: Maxine Newman

Flute Concerto in G Major, QV 5:173                                                                                                 Johann Joachim Quantz

  1. Allegro II. Arioso mesto III. Allegro vivace




Jeremy Sun, Brisbane | Piano (25 min)

Accompanist: Robert Manley

Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, op. 37                                                                                              Ludwig van Beethoven

  1. Allegro con brio II. Largo


Cameron Smith, Melbourne | Clarinet (10 min)

Accompanist: Peter de Jager

Première rhapsodie                                                                                                                                         Claude Debussy


Simon Thielke, Kingston | Guitar (10 min)

Accompanist: Catherine Davis

Concierto de Aranjuez                                                                                                                                     Joaquin Rodrigo

  1. Adagio


Fiona Qiu, Brisbane | Violin (10 min)

Accompanist: Robert Manley

Tzigane                                                                                                                                                               Maurice Ravel




Elizabeth Russell, Singapore | Flute (15 min)

Accompanist: Larisa Tupitsyna

Flute Concerto No. 2 in D Major, K. 314                                                                                        Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  1. Allegro aperto II. Adagio ma non troppo III. Rondo: Allegro


Reuben Tsang, Cairns | Piano (18 min)

Accompanist: Catherine Davis

Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, op. 40                                                                                                     Felix Mendelssohn

  1. Allegro appassionato II. Adagio – Molto sostenuto


Terence Lu, Melbourne | Violin (12 min)

Accompanist: Peter de Jager

Violin Concerto in A Minor, op. 53, B. 108                                                                                                           Antonín Dvořák

  1. Allegro ma non troppo


Emma Morrison, Melbourne | Bassoon (10 min)

Accompanist: Catherine Davis

Andante e Rondo ungarese, op. 35, J. 158                                                                                               Carl Maria von Weber



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