WITH CAMERON ROBERTS
THURSDAY 28 JULY 6.30PM (DINNER)
CAMPERDOWN (3260 VIC)
Our newest Dining Room Tales collaboration has its long awaited premiere in a beautiful private setting in Camperdown.
An intimate evening with UK based Australian pianist Cameron Roberts, drawing guests into the inner world of Johann Sebastian Bach, unknowable man of unfathomable genius, through keyboard originals, transcriptions for piano, and text compositions. Not to mention a Germanic meal.
One night only. Strictly limited capacity.
Performed by Cameron Roberts (piano) with Xan Colman
Food by the artists
Concept Johann Sebastian: Cameron Roberts
Concept Dining Room Tales, Direction: Xan Colman
Thursday 28 July
Dinner will be served
Duration: 2.5hrs approx
Tickets: $60 via TryBooking
(All proceeds to support Camperdown's next Robert Burns Scottish Festival)
(address provided on booking)
Camperdown VIC 3260
*Camperdown is approx 60 mins by car from Warrnambool, 90 mins from Ballarat and Geelong, and 150 mins from central Melbourne.
*Performances will take place in accordance with up-to-date COVID-safe guidelines.
PRAISE FOR DINING ROOM TALES
"a wonderfully gratifying experience"
ABOUT CAMERON ROBERTS
Australian pianist Cameron Roberts performs throughout the UK, Europe and Australia as a soloist and chamber player. He frequently plays with the world's finest instrumentalists, including, most recently, Jacques Zoon, Emmanuel Pahud, Francisco López, Rebecca Chan, Sascha Bota, Beate Altenburg and Plural Ensemble.
For many years, Roberts was an associate artist and teacher of chamber music at the Escuela de Música Superior Reina Sofía, Madrid. He has recorded several acclaimed albums, including Goldberg Variations and Original Transcriptions (2006), Original Piano Transcriptions (2009), The 3 Brahms Violin (Flute) Sonatas with Jacques Zoon (Vox Animae, 2016) and, newly released Flute Perspectives 2 (Move, 2020) – an album of Australian flute music with Derek Jones. He currently prepares a solo piano disc, Bach: an intimate portrait.
As a student, Roberts studied with Mack Jost, Ronald Farren-Price and Michael Kieran Harvey at the Australian Academy of Music. Now, in London, he is also a specialist teacher of elite-performance piano technique, fine-motor skills learning and injury prevention (a topic in which he holds a PhD, a medical degree) and is about to publish a book, 'The Clear-Thinking Pianist'.