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Australian Guitar Quartet | Live at the Great – Bach to Bossa and Beyond
28 February 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT$40 – $91
Live at the Great is hugely proud to present the Australian Guitar Quartet, which performs together for the first time, for its first concert of 2023.
Featuring the virtuosic Grigoryan Brothers, dynamic Andrew Blanch and internationally acclaimed Vladimir Gorbach, the program includes Bach’s ornate Brandenburg Concerto no.6, selections from Bizet’s Carmen Suite, Opals by Australian composer Phillip Houghton and a journey through Latin American composers including Piazzolla and Bellinati.
Expect mind-bending virtuosity, electrifying rhythms and sultry melodies as the Grigoryan Brothers, Blanch and Gorbach present a kaleidoscopic program spanning 300 years from Bach to Bossa and beyond.
“Guitar playing of uncommon originality and authority. Musicality, expressivity and daring.” – The New York Times
Tuesday 28 February, 7.00PM AEDT (SOLD OUT)
Wednesday 1 March, 7.00PM AEDT
Bach to Bossa and Beyond is the first of five concerts being held throughout 2023 at Sydney’s Great Synagogue in Elizabeth Street.
Experience the salon atmosphere at Sydney’s best-kept secret venue; “the 19th century marvel, with its interior of grand midnight-blue ceilings, glittering chandeliers and Byzantine mosaics, that evokes a spiritual, otherworldly magic.” – Sydney Morning Herald.