Across summer 2019, From Italy With Love (now the Murray River Music Festival) presented four exceptional concerts around the Mildura region. The program featured Australian and International artists.
Four beautiful musical experiences in deliciously cool venues.
Wednesday 23rd January 2019,
Gianfranco Bortolato – oboe, and Anthony Halliday – piano
Exquisite romantic repertoire by Ravel, Poulenc and Saint Saens, performed by one of Europe’s most acclaimed oboists with Australian pianist Anthony Halliday.
Bach, Chopin and Morricone
Friday 1st February 2019
Sergio de Pieri – piano
Sergio de Pieri is most well known as an organist performing, teaching and recording in Australia and internationally. He recently began a new career as a pianist, and will perform a program of Bach, Chopin and Morricone.
Wednesday 16th January 2019
Davide Monti – violin
Italian violinist Davide Monti will perform works from an era when composers’ sketches often demanded and expected the brilliant, devilish improvisatory skills of a master violinist.
St Margarets Anglican Church interior was renovated in 2018, and is now an exquisite performance venue, with excellent air conditioning and brilliant acoustics.
– from the Spanish speaking world
Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Stefania Bellamio – soprano & Massimo Scattolin – classical guitar
An intimate concert and meal, at Stefano’s Café, 27 Deakin Ave, Mildura, with Italian themed menu and music.