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Melbourne Recital Centre and Continuo Collective present: Chitarra e Liuto

Chitarra e Liuto

Thursday Oct 30 @ 6pm

Our final Salon concert for 2014 traces the history of the guitar and lute in Italy from the Renaissance lute to the Romantic Guitar.

Illuminating the evolution of the plucked instrument as both solo and accompanying instrument, Samantha Cohen (lute, theorbo) and Geoffrey Morris (guitars) showcase the music of Milano, Piccinini, Kapsberger, Foscarini, Corelli and Giuliani through the use of period instruments including Baroque guitar, chitarra attiorbata, theorbo and chitarra romantica.

Venue: Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre

31 Sturt St, Southbank

Date: Thursday October 30

Time: 6pm (Duration, 1hr no interval)

Tickets: $38/$28


9699 3333

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The English Song Book

Dear Friends,

Continuo Collective and Melbourne Recital Centre present

The English Songbook; a program of songs by John Dowland, Benjamin Britten, and featuring the premiere of a new work by Melbourne composer, Dermot Tutty. It is also a rare opportunity to hear Dowland’s exquisite “Come Heavy Sleep” and Britten’s seminal variations on the song, the “Nocturnal” for guitar in the same concert. Hope to see you there!

Artists: tenor, Brenton Spiteri

with Geoffrey Morris, guitars and Samantha Cohen, lute and theorbo.

The Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre

Cnr Southbank Blvd and Sturt St, Southbank

Date: Monday March 17

Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm

Tickets: $38/28

Three concert season tickets also available

Bookings: (03) 9699 3333

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