The Hollywood Connection at Como House and Garden
The Hollywood Connection at Como House and Garden - a Recital in the Team of Pianists’ Rigg Bequest Classic Music in Historic Venues 2024 series.
Join Vivien Hamilton – mezzo-soprano, Josephine Vains – cello and Robert Chamberlain – piano for a Hollywood-inspired recital in the elegant yet intimate reception room at Como House and Garden, still furnished with family heirlooms from the Armytage family, who lived there for nearly a century.
Enjoy fabulous works for various combinations of voice, cello and piano by André Previn, Leonard Bernstein, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Erich Korngold, John Williams, George Gershwin and Australian composer Luke Severn, as you glimpse the privileged lifestyle of the former occupants of this stunning National Trust mansion in South Yarra.
Choose from two performances, one at 2:00pm, the second at 4:30pm, with interval refreshments served on the Eastern Verandah by the Friends of the Team of Pianists.
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