Violinist Nigel Kennedy will return to Australia in 2019 to perform the music of Bach, Gershwin and his good self.
Prodigy Kennedy became a student of music at age 7. At 16 jazz violinist Stéphane Grappelli invited him at appear at Carnegie Hall.
Kennedy was a late-comer to recording, making his first record at age 27 with Elgar’s Violin Concerto. His recording of Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons in 1989 sold over 2 million copies.
Tickets on-sale from Friday, 26th October.
Full tour details …www.akaaustralia.com.au
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall
8.00pm Monday 21 January
Bookings: 1300 182 183 or artscentremelbourne.com.au
QPAC, Concert Hall
8.00pm Wednesday, 23 January
Bookings: 136 246 qpac.com.au
Llewellyn Hall, ANU Canberra
8.00pm Friday 25 January
Ticketek: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au
Sydney Opera House, Concert Hall
8.00pm Sunday 27 January
Bookings: 02 9250 7777 sydneyoperahouse.com
Adelaide Festival Centre, Festival Theatre
8.00pm Tuesday 29 January
Bookings: 131 246 adelaidefestivalcentre.com.au
Perth Concert Hall
8.00pm Friday 1 February
Bookings: 08 9231 9999 perthconcerthall.com.au