Audiences will have the unique opportunity to experience the sublime musicality of Andrey Gugnin, winner of the 2016 Sydney International Piano Competition of Australia, as he performs a thrilling repertoire live at Riverside Theatres on Wednesday 30 August 2017.
The Sydney International Piano Competition is one of the world’s most anticipated events, where talented young pianists compete passionately for international recognition, delivering performances that will define their career. From hundreds of pianists worldwide, 32 virtuosos were selected to battle it out in Sydney through a stunning series of competitive performances.
Don’t miss your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the sublime musicality of Andrey, as he performs a thrilling repertoire live at Riverside Theatres. From classics including pieces by Bach, Stravinsky, Shostakovich and Schubert, to contemporary new works by Leonid Desyatnikov and Michael Kieran Harvey – prepare to be blown away by this elite and talented young performer.
“Australia has provided many pinnacle moments for me and my career,” says Gugnin. “It’s a pleasure having the opportunity to work with the Sydney International Piano Competition again and to play for audiences across this beautiful country.”
Held once every four years under the artistic directorship of acclaimed Australian pianist Piers Lane AO, the Sydney International Piano Competition is one of the world’s more iconic and highly anticipated events, where talented young pianists compete with passion and determination for international recognition.
“…dispatched with incisive clarity and scintillating speed. His rhythmic acuity, lightness of touch and nuanced dynamics realised both the moments of witty caprice and wistful introspection.” – The Australian
Winner’s Recital: Andrey Gugnin
Riverside Theatres, Corner Church and Market Streets, Parramatta
Performance: Wednesday 30 August 2017 – 7.15pm
Information and Bookings: www.riversideparramatta.com.au
Image: Andrey Gugnin (supplied)