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Special Event: Pianist Maxime Zecchini

  • Nishi Gallery 17 Kendall Lane New Acton, ACT, 2600 Australia (map)

Presented in partnership with the Alliance Française French Film Festival and Hotel Hotel

Travel back in time to World War I battlefields with a concert by internationally acclaimed French pianist, Maxime Zecchini.

Maxime travels the world to play the Piano Concerto for the Left Hand, a major piece written by composer Maurice Ravel between 1929 and 1930 for Paul Wittgenstein, an Austrian concert pianist, who lost his right arm in combat on the Russian front during the war. Maxime will present an extract from the Ravel Concerto, Scriabin's Prelude and Nocturne for the Left Hand, along with arrangements of works by Verdi, Bellini, Massanet and Schulhoff.

Concert  followed by reception provided by Hotel Hotel.

TICKETS: $35

More info on the Alliance Française French Film Festival at: www.affrenchfilmfestival.org

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