Expressions Arts & Entertainment Centre presents

NIKOLAI DEMIDENKO - piano

CARNIVALS & SONATAS

Monday 29 July | 7.30pm

Medallist at the 1978 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition, frequent visitor Nicolai Demidenko requires little introduction to concert audiences in New Zealand.  His 2013 Australasian tour includes recitals in Adelaide and Auckland and concerto performances with orchestras of Adelaide, Auckland, Dunedin, Melbourne and Brisbane.  This, his Expressions debut concert, will be the only Wellington region appearance.  Demidenko’s programme features works by two famous composers for the piano, Schumann and Schubert.

Schumann ...... Carnival Scenes from Vienna Op.26

Schumann ....... 'Carnival' Op.9

Schubert  ......... Sonata in A major D.664

Schubert ......... Sonata in A minor D.784 composed

 

 

Four and five concert subscriptions are available from Expressions reception

 

Genesis Energy Theatre

Tickets: $45 Adult | $40 Concession* | $20 Student

Presented in association with Chamber Music New Zealand

 

* Concession tickets are available to Friends of Expressions, Members of the Upper Hutt Music Society and Expressions Piano Club Members

 


LIMELIGHT CAFE

NIKOLAI DEMIDENKO PRE-SHOW DINNER MENU

Monday 29 July |  Dining at 6pm

 

Eggplant Parmesano - $16

crumbed eggplant, parmesan, roma sauce and mesclun

 

Duo Antipasti Platter - $17

cheeses, bread, dips, olives and sun dried tomatoes (serves 2)

 

Cheese Platter - $22

3 cheeses (blue, soft, cheddar) water crackers and quince paste

 

Cajun Chicken - $17

potato mash, spinach, cherry tomatoes and tangy hollandaise

 

Lamb Rump - $18

mustard mash, rocket, caramelised onion, cherry tomatoes and sticky sauce

 

Steak Cut Fries - $6

with aioli and tomato relish A selection of counter food will be available. Gluten free options are available on request.

 

Bookings are essential for dining - phone (04)527 2168