Musical Whispers 2018
Saturday 7th July
@ Flutterbies Cottage Cafe,
Featuring Ayesha Gough (Pianist)
Xenia Puskarz Thomas (Mezzo Soprano)
Venue: Flutterbies Cottage Cafe
23 Coolman Street, Tyalgum, NSW.
The concert will be held in the olde worlde surrounds of the Little Shop Next Door.
Doors open 2:00pm for 2:30pm start.
(Includes a glass of champagne on arrival)
Enquiries: 0488 713 241
Book for lunch at the award winning Flutterbies Cottage Cafe
before the concert.
Cocktail & Dessert menu available at interval.
About the show
Hearts Aflame is proud to be be bringing classical pianist Ayesha Gough back to the Tweed for a special one-off concert appearance at Tyalgum’s Flutterbies Cottage Cafe. She will perform a selection of the great piano classics including works from Liszt, Prokofiev and more! A graduate of the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, First Prize winner of the 2015 Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition, Ayesha has performed with Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Queensland Conservatorium Orchestra among many others. Presently she is continuing study in Italy at the Accademia Pianistica Internazionale “Incontri col Maestro”. Winner of a swag of awards including the Variety Club Children’s Charity of which she is an International Ambassador. This July concert will be Ayesha’s 4th appearance at Flutterbies in Tyalgum.
Ayesha will be joined by Brisbane based Mezzo Soprano Xenia Puskarz Thomas for a selection of Operatic Arias and popular songs. Named by the Courier Mail as one of ‘Queensland’s 50 Best and Brightest’, Xenia is quickly making a name for herself in Opera. Many of you would recall Xenia’s wonderful performance at Flutterbies last year in July. Since then, Some of Xenia’s other recent engagements include performing with The Camerata of St John’s in their Helpmann nominated “Home” concert and with them again in the 2017 Tyalgum Music Festival. She was also a representative of Australia in the 3rd International Australian Chinese Film Festival Concert held in Wuhan, China. For this July concert Xenia will be accompanied on piano by Ayesha.
The Lyrebird Trio in concert
Sunday 29th April
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT
For information about our waiting list or standing room tickets please call us direct on 0488 713 241.
A special event is coming to Flutterbies Cafe in Tyalgum: The Lyrebird Trio is comprised of Australian musicians Glenn Christensen (violin), Simon Cobcroft (cello) and Angela Turner (piano), all distinguished graduates of the Queensland Conservatorium. The Trio was formed in 2013 and they regularly perform right across Australia with featured concerts at Melbourne Recital Hall, Sydney Opera House among others, they have had recordings and broadcasts on ABC Classic FM, and MBS networks. Outside of the trio, Glenn Christensen is a member of the Australian Chamber Orchestra; Simon Cobcroft is Principal Cello with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, and Angela Turner is a lecturer at the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University. For the Flutterbies concert they will be performing the spirited Haydn Gypsy trio, as well as works by Kopetz and Mendelssohn as well as an original work called ‘Of The Sea, The Moon and of You’.