EVENTS // Jane Rutter and Gerard Willems present Romance and Reflection


CONTENT COURTESY JANE RUTTER

Two Australian music legends, Gerard Willems AM and Jane Rutter Chevalier des Arts, perform a reflective and romantic program of French préludes, Chopin nocturnes, Donizetti, and Beethoven.

Including movements from the Moonlight Sonata, and Debussyʼs Suite Bergamasque, the duo revisit their early successes as the first Australian classical musicians to enter the FM pop charts.

Jane Rutter and Gerard Willems — Romance and Reflection

Debussy –
Prélude Moderato tempo rubato from Suite Bergamasque
Clair de Lune – Andante très expressif from Suite Bergamasque  
La Fille aux cheveux de Lin from Book of Préludes No. 1
La plus que lente

Beethoven –
Moonlight Sonata No. 14 in C♯ minor ‘Quasi una fantasia’, Op. 27, No. 2 (Mvts 1 & 3)
Romance Op. 50 No. 2 in F major – flute and piano

Chopin –
Nocturne Op. 32 No. 1
Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

Donizetti – 
Sonata for Flute and Piano Largo~Allegro

Friday 21 August, 7pm (AEST)

Book your tickets on the Melbourne Digital Concert Hall website.