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Winter Gala: Songs My Mother Taught Me

21 June 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm AEST

Tickets: Adult $60 | Senior $50 | Concession $40

The Music Performance Unit’s inaugural Winter Gala features Australian guest soprano Sara Macliver and Australia Ensemble pianist Ian Munro in a program all about women. Macliver is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile artists, appearing in operas, concert and recital performances and on numerous recordings. She most recently appeared with the Australia Ensemble in a program including the premiere of Ian Munro’s commissioned work Three Birds. The program will include Parker’s Four Musical Sketches and Six Songs, Tham’s Piano Pièces, Schumann’s Frauenliebe, Dvořák’s Songs my mother taught me, Suk’s solo piano work About Mother Op. 28, Haydn’s My mother bids me bind my hair, and Grieg’s Mutterschmerz and Ich liebe dich.


  • Sara Macliver | soprano
  • Ian Munro | piano

Program including:

    • SCHUMANN | Frauenliebe
    • THAM | Piano Pièces (1894)
    • DVOŘÁK | Songs my mother taught me
    • SUK | About Mother Op. 28 (solo piano)
    • HAYDN | “My mother bids me bind my hair
    • GRIEG | “Mutterschmerz
    • GRIEG | “Ich liebe dich
    • PARKER | Four Musical Sketches
    • PARKER | Six Songs


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