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EVENTS

2019

MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S MAGIC

JANUARY 19, 2019

The Laussade Studio would like to usher in the approaching New Year of 2019 with the first concert in my “Midsummer Night’s Magic” series. Luke Severn and his dear friend and colleague, cellist John Walz, from California feature in a programme including three works for two cellos and piano by Shostakovich, Menotti and Servais and duets for two cellos by Kummer.

BRUNSWICK BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL

FEBRUARY 22, 2019

PROGRAMME
Beethoven - Sonata No. 1 for Piano and Cello in F, Op. 5
Fauré - Elegie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24
Luke Severn - "...when the world was young" (2018)
Debussy - Sonata for Cello and Piano (1915)
Schumann - Adagio & Allegro, Op. 70

  

THE SIX SUITES

MARCH 17, 2019

The Six suites for solo cello are considered among Bach’s supreme achievements and treasured for their profound examination of the human condition. They are also admired for the technical and emotional demands they place on the cellist.

BEETHOVEN AND MENDELSSOHN TRIOS

APRIL 6, 11 & 14, 2019

The regular series in the Laussade Studio is opening in early April, and we have a very lush program in store for you. Returning to our Australian music scene from Cleveland, Ohio is international violinist Andrew Sords, who joins Luke Severn on cello and me at the piano for some deep and meaningful piano trios: ‘The Archduke’ Opus 97 Trio in Bb Major by Beethoven and the Mendelssohn D Minor Trio Opus 49. Both works are popular in the trio repertoire for one reason – each is an outstanding masterpiece. Please come along and indulge your senses with us, stay for the afterparty where we will have a fabulous feast, and then meet and mingle with the artists!

Venue: The Laussade Studio, 15 Greendale Road, Doncaster East, off the Eastern Freeway and Blackburn Road.

Dates:
Saturday, April 6, 6:30 champagne reception for 7 pm start - RSVP by Thursday April 4.

Thursday, April 11, Matinee Musicale, 10:45 for 11 am start - RSVP by Tuesday, April 9.

Sunday, April 14, 4:30 champagne reception for 5 pm start - RSVP by Friday, April 12.

Dinner will be served after the evening concerts, and a generous lunch after the matinee concert.

Tickets: $65 for evening recitals, $50 for the Matinee. Credit card facility not available.

RESERVATIONS ARE ESSENTIAL TO BOOK YOUR PLACE.

Email: elyanelaussade@outlook.com - Include your telephone number for confirmation.

REVOLUTION & ROMANCE

MAY 9, 2019

Duo partners Luke Severn, cello, and Elyane Laussade, piano, present a recital of some of their favourite works for cello and piano.

PROGRAMME
Beethoven - Sonata No. 1 for Piano and Cello in F, Op. 5
Fauré - Elegie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24
Luke Severn - "...when the world was young" (2018)
Debussy - Sonata for Cello and Piano (1915)
Schumann - Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70

On Thursday 9 May 2019 at 7:00pm


LOCATION

High Street Uniting Church
16-18 High Street, Frankston, VIC 3199

LAUNCH: CELIA ROSSER BANKSIA GALLERY CONCERT SERIES

MAY 11, 2019

The Celia Rosser Gallery presents its new music director, cellist and composer Luke Severn in concert, with pianist Elyane Laussade.

Join us at 6:30pm for a champagne reception followed by a wonderful recital and help us launch our brand new concert series here at the gallery.

PROGRAMME
Beethoven - Sonata No. 1 for Piano and Cello in F, Op. 5
Fauré - Elegie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24
Luke Severn - "...when the world was young" (2018)
Debussy - Sonata for Cello and Piano (1915)
Schumann - Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70