Rowden and Raspopova

Rowden and Raspopova

Hear two of Omega’s best in a dazzling showcase of stunning works from the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Date and Time 7:30PM | Sun | 16 Oct 2016
VenueUtzon Room, Sydney Opera House


Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 120


Sonata for clarinet and piano in B flat

Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 14

Fantasy Pieces

About The Music

A compelling presentation of Brahms’ famed Clarinet Sonata in Eb begins this program of classics. Pianist Maria Raspopova shines in performances of Liszt’s Tarantella and Mendelssohn’s sparkling Rondo Capriccioso. Omega Ensemble’s Artistic Director, David Rowden, returns for Poulenc’s much-revered Sonata for Clarinet and Piano. The concert concludes with a stunning rendition of the competition piece Introduction et Rondo by Charles-Marie Widor, showcasing Rowden’s effortless versatility.

Pre-Concert Talk

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