The ABC Young Performers Awards is headlining ABC Classic’s AusMusic Month Program!
3 November marks the 4th day of the ABC Young Performers Awards (YPA) Semi-Finals broadcast, and is the conclusion of the YPA Semi-Finals round.
Immediately following Jason Henery’s Semi-Final performance broadcast, the ABC Classic host will announce which 3 Semi-Finalists have progressed onto the the Finals of the ABC Young Performers Awards!
The performers to be aired on 3 November will be pianist Tony Lee, and double-bassist Jason Henery.
Tony’s Semi-Finals repertoire:
Sonata no. 26 in E Fat Major, Op. 81a, ‘Les Adieux‘, Ludwig van Beethoven
• Escapisms, Aidan Charles Rosa
– V. Aether (1st shard)
– I. Fire
– II. Air
– V. Aether (2nd shard)
– III. Earth
– IV. Water
– V. Aether (3rd shard and reintegration)
• Danse Macabre op. 40, Saint-Saëns / Liszt / Horowitz
• Miroirs, Maurice Ravel
– II. Oiseaux tristes
– IV. Alborada del gracioso
Jason’s Semi-Finals Repertoire (accompanied by Jenny Chen):
• Fantasia on ‘La Sonnambula’, J.B Vanhal Concerto in D Major – 2nd Mvt., Giovanni Bottesini
• Sonata for Solo Double Bass – Mvts. 1-4, Mieczysław Weinberg
• Sonata for Violin and Piano – Mvts. 2 & 4, César Franck