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23 September 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEST

This concert is live streamed on Melbourne Digital Concert Hall

Van Diemen’s Fiddles, three violinists from the worlds of baroque, modern and folk, present a program featuring nostalgic traditional tunes, rollicking dances and haunting melodies from all over the world including Klezmer, Turkish classical, Hildegard and new works by Emily Sheppard.

 

ARTISTS

Julia Fredersdorff – Baroque Violin

Emily Sheppard – Violin & Viola

Rachel Meyers – Violin & Octave Violin

PROGRAM

Trad. Danish arr. Danish String Quartet (arr. R. Meyers) – Ribers No. 8 (Sterrand’s Rand)

Hildegard of Bingen arr. D Nicolson – Ave Generosa

Trad. English from John Playford English Dancing Master – Parson’s farewell (arr. E. Sheppard)

Trad. English from John Playford English Dancing Master – Nobody’s Jig (arr. J Fredersdorff)

Emily Sheppard – WindTides

Trad. Scottish – Cradle song

Alexander Laing arr. R. Meyers – Gordon Street

Alexander Laing arr. R. Meyers – Mrs Clarke Honolulu

Trad. arr. D. Nicolson – Scarborough Fair

Dimitrie Cantemir arr. D. Nicolson – Makam uzzal usules berefsan: Ali Hoca

Trad. Balkan arr. D. Nicolson – Balkan Medley

Emily Sheppard – Alluvial ’

Solinski, Cravitz & Marcovitch arr. R. Meyers – Klezmer Medley

Trad. Danish arr. Danish String Quartet (arr. R. Meyers) – Old Reinlender from Sonndala

Trad. Irish – Parting Glass