QTIX


Musica Viva Australia Paul Grabowsky & Andrea Lam

Saturday 11 June
Conservatorium Theatre, QCGU
Duration TBC
$80 - $106

Available Discounts

Concession, Under 40

QTIX IS TRANSFORMING WITH A NEW TICKETING SYSTEM

QTIX is transitioning to a faster, mobile-first and more user-friendly ticketing system and you may notice some changes when you next purchase tickets with us. If you have any questions regarding these changes, please don’t hesitate to contact the QTIX Call Centre on 136 246.

In 1741 J. S. Bach sketched a simple, almost transparent, aria that he then spun into thirty miraculous variations. In this concert Andrea Lam and Paul Grabowsky present their very different takes on the resultant work, the Goldberg Variations.

Pianist Andrea Lam – who first performed with an orchestra at the age of thirteen, studied music at Yale, and whose praises have been sung by the Wall Street Journal – will play each note on the instrument where she earned her fame.

Legendary Australian musician Paul Grabowsky then has his turn, creating his own extraordinary, jazz-inflected response to Bach’s eternally beautiful theme. 

Presented by Musica Viva
"Grabowsky can seem to create a pastiche of an idiom out of which a deep truth will grow in the improvising." Australian Jazz
"[Lam’s] melting lyricism, filigree touch and spirited eloquence were compelling. She played with a firm purpose, attention to nuance and produced a spectrum of ravishing colour." The Australian

What's on at The Con