Described by The Australian as a ‘musical ambassador,’ Anna Goldsworthy is one of Australia’s most acclaimed and versatile musicians. As a piano soloist, she has performed extensively throughout Australia and internationally. An accomplished chamber player, Anna is a founding member of Seraphim Trio, which in 2015 celebrated its twenty-first anniversary. Recent collaborators have included cellists Narek Hakhnazaryan and Rachel Johnston, and violinists Andrew Havaron, Hrabba Atladottir, and Niki Vasilakis.
Anna’s literary publications include the memoirs Piano Lessons and Welcome to Your New Life, as well as the Quarterly Essay Unfinished Business. She is currently a Lecturer in Ensemble at the Elder Conservatorium of Music, a Research Fellow at the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice at the University of Adelaide, and the Kenneth Moore Memorial Music Scholar at Janet Clarke Hall. Anna records for the ABC Classics label. Her most recent CD is ‘Beethoven Piano Trios’ with Seraphim Trio, released in February 2016.
Carl Vine Sonata No. 1
Gordan Kerry River Music
Prokofiev Five Sarcasms
Ravel Jeux d’eau
Schubert Impromptus from Op. 90, No.2 – No.4
Beethoven Piano Sonata Op.53 ‘Waldstein’
This program offers a reverse chronology, beginning in today’s Australia and culminating with a futuristic work of nineteenth-century piano music.
PRESENTED BY: Monash Academy of Performing Arts