Fiona Sargeant, viola & Leigh Harrold, piano
Robert SCHUMANN Märchenbilder
Heinrich Ignaz Franz BIBER Passacaglia for solo viola
Paul HINDEMITH Sonata for Viola Solo Op. 25 No. 1
Rebecca CLARKE Sonata for viola and piano
*Fiona has also promised to throw some surprise pieces in for the Little King.
Fiona plays in the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in the wonderfully lively viola section, which happens to have the best and dearest violists in Oz (insider poll). She has also held the positions including Principal Violist of Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne and Det Jyske Ensemble. She also loves gardening and stand up paddle boarding (SUP), achieving third place in the women’s Marathon representing Victoria at the Australian National titles.
Leigh Harrold enjoys a reputation as a “musician of rare talent and intelligence”, and is one of Australia’s busiest and most sought-after pianists. He has performed extensively throughout Europe, North America, Africa and Australia as both soloist and chamber musician
FRIDAY 12TH MAY 8pm