Wednesday October 3
<p style="font-size:16px"><span style="color:#ffffff;"><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:eb garamond,serif">Coffee and Cake from 10am, 1 hour concert from 11am</span></span></span></p>
IOANA CRISTINA GOICEA & ANDREY GUGNIN
A Musica Viva Coffee Concert
In June 2017, Romanian violinist Ioana Cristina Goicea was awarded First Prize in the Michael Hill International Violin Competition, impressing the judges with her passionate artistry. Musica Viva is pleased to partner with the MHIVC by presenting Ioana Cristina in recital as part of her PrizewinnerÍs tour of Australasia. Joining her is the outstanding Russian pianist Andrey Gugnin, winner of the 2016 Sydney International Piano Competition, making his first appearances for Musica Viva.
To be announced.
$20 for Under 30’s (ID required)
"Romanian born violinist Ioana Cristina Goicea is the winner of the prestigious Michael Hill (2017), Johannes Brahms (2013) and Andrea Postacchini (2012) international violin competitions as well as laureate of the Fritz Kreisler (2014), Valsesia Musica (2012) and ACM Trio di Trieste international competitions. Recently, she was awarded the ñStefan Gheorghiuî special prize for the most accomplished romanian contestant at the ñGeorge Enescuî International competition 2016. Andrey Gugnin has been involved in music since age of seven. In 2013, he gained 2nd prize at the Ludwig van Beethoven International Piano Competition, quickly followed by the Gold Medal and the Audience Award at the XVI International Gina Bachauer Piano Competition. On our own shores, Audrey received first prize in the Sydney International Piano Competition in 2016."