"Russoniello was cool and mellow, the sax sounding like rich, gold chocolate….a dazzling virtuoso display by the composer and performer himself."
Sydney Arts Guide
Our second lunchtime recital for the year features one of Australia's finest saxophonists, Nick Russoniello. Nick enjoys an exciting and varied performance career both in Australia and abroad. He has been the recipient of a number of major awards including the 2011 ABC Symphony Australia Young Performer of the Year and the 2013 Fine Music Kruger Scholarship. Nick has appeared as a soloist with the Adelaide, Queensland, Melbourne and Sydney Symphony Orchestras and as a guest artist with many of the nation’s leading chamber music groups including the Acacia Quartet, Omega Ensemble and the Sydney Camerata Quartet. In 2014 Nick released his debut solo album Between Worlds and undertook a national tour. Nick is a Yamaha Australia Artist.
Nick will be joined by cellist Mathisha Panagoda from Sydney Camerata in a unique chamber music recital of solo saxophone and saxophone/cello duets.
Featuring Nick Russoniello, saxophone; Mathisha Panagoda, cello.
Venue: St James Church
King Street, Sydney (across from Supreme Court of NSW)
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