Sat, Nov. 11, 2017 3:00pm
Novocastrian cellist Anthony Albrecht performs in the Barossa Valley at the Old Union Chapel, Angaston as part of his ongoing 'Bach to the Bush' concert series. An outstanding young musician of international renown, Anthony is a recent graduate of The Juilliard School's prestigious Historical Performance program which he attended on full scholarship, and is currently based in London as a Guildhall School of Music and Drama Research Scholar. Anthony returns to Australia regularly for performances with Pinchgut Opera and the Australian Haydn Ensemble, and has recorded for ABC Classics and VIA Records (New York City).
"Fluent and virtuosic..." The Sydney Morning Herald, 2016
In this two-hour concert selections from J.S. Bach's stunning suites for solo cello are interspersed with other short, early works for the instrument and discussion of the historical and cultural context of this timeless music.