Welcome to the 2020 programme.   You can also download the full program by clicking here 


Thursday 30th April, 2020
(Festival extension ticket holders) 

6.15pm Welcome drinks at the Hunter family home

7.00pm Family Concert 

Sammartini – Concerto F major or soprano recorder, strings and basso continuo (Tabea, Donald, strings)
G.F. Handel – Lascia qu’io pianga (Sara, Donald, strings)
M. Moszkowski Suite for 2 Violins and Piano – (Emma, Harry, Ian)
Turina – Scène Andalouse for viola, piano and string quartet (Tobi, Ian, Emma, Harry, Caroline, Chris)
Ysaye – Ballade for solo violin (Mats)

Friday 1st May, 2020

(Festival extension ticket holders)
11.00 Coffee with Tabea and Donald
The Recorder Family: Tabea and Donald

(All festival passes) 
from 6.45pm Canapés and pre-concert drinks

7.30pm Welcome concert

Telemann – Cantata G minor “Du bist verflucht Oh Schreckensstimme”  TWV:385 (Tabea, Sara, Howard, Donald)
Korngold – Four Songs After Shakespeare op.31 (Emma, Ian)
Gliere – String Sextet No. 3 in C Major op.11 (Mats, Harry, Caroline, Tobi, Howard, Chris)

9pm Gourmet Supper

Saturday 2nd May, 2020

9.30am Free Community Concert at St Johns Church, Heathcote

From 10.30am Tea and Coffee

11am “Inside the Music” Concert with Howard, Sponsored by Alex W Grant Violins
“Realising Mozart Recitative: Where it all Happens”

12 noon Reserve Pass holders: Food and Wine Matching Master Class lunch with winemaker Mark Hunter and Chef Simon Fenwick

Estate and Day Pass holders: casual gourmet lunchbox in winery

2pm Afternoon Concert

Howard – Two and Half Minutes to Midnight (Tabea)
Couperin – from Suite in D minor (Donald)
Scarlatti – Sonata a 4 No.4 in D minor (Emma, Mats, Tobi, Howard)
Beethoven – Folk Song arrangements (Sara, Mats, Chris, Ian)
Mozart – Piano Quartet in E flat Major K.493 (Ian, Harry, Caroline, Chris)

From 5.45pm Canapés and pre-concert drinks

6.30pm Gala Concert

Vivaldi – Concerto in C Major for soprano recorder, strings and basso continuo RV443  (Tabea, Harry, Emma, Caroline, Howard, Donald)
Parker – Six Songs (Sara, Ian)
Sondheim – Songs (Sara, Ian)
Brahms – String Sextet No.1 in B flat major (Mats, Emma, Tobi, Caroline, Howard, Chris)

8.30pm Gala Dinner

Sunday 5th May, 2020 

10.15am Tea and coffee

10.45am “Meet the Makers”: Q and A with Emma, Mats, Tabea and Chris

11.30 am Farewell Concert

Handel – Overture to “Jephtha” (Strings, Donald)
Bach (arr. Beethoven) – Fugue 22 in B flat minor (Emma, Mats, Caroline, Howard, Chris)
Albrechtsberger (arr. Beethoven) – Fugue no.6 from op.1 (Emma, Mats, Caroline, Howard)
Beethoven –  Bagatelles (Ian)
Lutoslawski – Subito for solo violin (Harry)
Purcell – Suite of Songs and Dances (Sara, Tabea, strings. Donald)

12.30pm Gourmet Lunch/BBQ