MUSIC IN THE CHURCHES CONCERT
Saturday 21 October From 1pm
St Andrews Uniting Church 54 Ebden St Kyneton
MATTHEW FAGAN – GUITARMASTER AT ST. ANDREWS
MITCH (Music in the Central Highlands) and the 2017 Kyneton Music Festival present a Music in the Churches concert on Saturday October 21 at 1pm at St Andrew’s Uniting Church, 54 Ebden Street, Kyneton.
The featured artist, guitarist Matthew Fagan has worked and studied with many luminaries of the guitar world, including John Williams, Paco Pena and Leo Kotke. Matthew has toured with international celebrities Natalie Cole, The Original Buena Vista Social Club, Billy Connolly, Shirley Bassey and Michael Crawford.
The Music in the Churches will feature Matthew's range. From Bach and Vivaldi through traditional flamenco to Celtic music – played on a 10 string Spanish guitar – and music by the Irish harper, composer and singer Turlough O’Carolan.
Vocal colour will be added by Sue Yardley with pianist John Payne. Their set will include Cole Porter, a smattering of French, a Miles Davis trumpet line and a fair bit of improvisation.
To welcome you to the performance, violinist Henry Vyhnal and pianist Mary Potton will play Kreisler’s Liebesleid (Love’s Sorrow), a Mazurka by Chopin and Spanish Dance by Granados.
Music in the Churches is a free event for the community.