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Thoroughbass | Trendsetters

22 May 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST

Late in the eighteenth century the instrument known as a piano forte, forte piano or ‘square’ piano was bran new technology. At first developing in fits and starts, like the car or the telephone, the piano forte soon became a ‘must have’ for all and sundry. And composers grabbed the opportunities that the new technology offered with pieces that recognised their different qualities.

Come and see what we mean as we transition from the old to the new, from the ‘baroque’ to the ‘classical’ in music by CPE Bach, CF Abel, JC Bach and Ignace Pleyel.

ARTISTS

Thoroughbass

Shaun Ng (viola da gamba)

Tara Hashambhoy (violin)

Diana Weston (harpsichord, piano)

Details

Date:
22 May 2021
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Mosman Art Gallery
Art Gallery Way
Mosman, NSW 2088 Australia
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Phone:
+61 2 9978 4178
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