2018 MUSIC RECITAL & RECEPTION

2018 MUSIC RECITAL & RECEPTION
3RD OCTOBER 2018
at 7.00 pm

Featuring the combined award winning talents of

Emily Sun - Violin

and
Gamal Khamis - Piano

Young Australian violinist Emily Sun is well known already. In 2016 she was awarded the Gold Medal at the Royal Overseas League Music Competition, the first violinist to win the award since 1981.
 
Emily made her concert debut at age 10, and has since been a soloist of renown internationally and a regular soloist with the Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmanian, Queensland, Canberra Symphony Orchestras and the Australian Chamber Orchestra. Her performances have been broadcast on ABC Classic FM (Australia), BBC Radio 3 (UK), Kol Hamusica (Israel), and WXQR (USA). She has performed as soloist in international venues such as the Sydney Opera House, Tchaikovsky Great Hall Moscow, Tel Aviv Opera House, Auditorium du Louvre, and London’s Wigmore Hall.
Emily is the winner of all major Australian violin competitions, including the coveted Symphony Australia Young Performer of the Year Strings Award. She has won all available prizes at the Royal College of Music.

 

 

 

 

 

recital 2018 2The credentials of pianist Gamal Khamis are outstanding by any measure. In 2017 he was the winner of the Award for Accompanists at the ROSL Competition. However, Gamal first performed at London’s famous Wigmore Hall at the age of 10! He has since appeared at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Room, Cadogan Hall, Sage Gateshead, Oxford Lieder Festival, Buxton Festival and Chipping Campden Festival, among many others.

Gamal has been a Concordia Foundation Artist since 2010, a Park Lane Group Artist since 2013, and is a member of the Lipatti Piano Quartet who won the Elias Fawcett Trust Award at the 2016 ROSL Music Competition, and recently made their Wigmore Hall debut. Gamal has won major prizes at the Norah Sande, ESO Young Soloist and Christopher Duke piano competitions, as well the Help Musicians UK Accompanist’s Prize at the 2017 Ferrier Awards. He completed his formal musical education at the Royal College of Music and has participated in festivals in Canada, Denmark, France, Greece, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland and the USA.


And soon they will be playing
just for us!


WHAT: Recital, followed by refreshments, canapés and an opportunity to meet the Artists.
WHEN: Wednesday, 3rd October 2018
[Doors open 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start]
WHERE: 25 Balmerino Ave, Toorak
PRICE: $75.00 all inclusive
RSVP/BOOKINGS: By 18th September 2018
All Members and your guests are welcome

jason president

JASON RONALD OAM

Patron
HM The Queen

Vice-Patron
HRH Princess Alexandra KG GCVO

Patron Victoria
The Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria

Chairman Australia & President Victoria
Jason Ronald OAM

Branch Secretary
Ron Williamson