Pianoforte Recital

Gabi Sultana

P. Glass (b. 1937)                                 Mad Rush

K. Tanaka (b. 1961)                              Techno Etudes (Book 1)

G. Crumb (1929 – 2022)                       The Black Prince (Paul Klee)

                                                                The Blue Rider (Wassili Kandinsky)

                                                                (from Metamorphoses Book 1)

G. Smith (b. 1991)                                 Imaginary Pancake

C. Cerrone (b. 1984)                             A Going Concern

                                                                (from The Arching Path)

H. Górecki (1933 – 2010)                      Piano Sonata no. 1 op. 6

Gabi Sultana has been described as “a demon of energy; yet one of impeccable articulation”. She is an internationally acclaimed soloist and chamber musician, especially within the contemporary music scene. Her passion and ability to bring contemporary compositions to the public have earned her rave reviews from around the globe. Gabi’s solo performances have brought her to many prestigious venues and festivals around the world, including the Carnegie Hall, New York, Canberra International Music Festival, Australia, Hamamatsu World Music Festival, Japan, Ars Musica, Brussels, and more. Gabi currently works with Belgian contemporary music ensemble SPECTRA. Together they have performed in most major concert halls in Belgium and The Netherlands. www.gabisultana.com

“…Sultana enraptured us with her superb technique, but above all, with her boundless passion…”

Ben Taffijn, NieuweNoten.nl

“I was stunned…The performer’s focus and clarity of the composer’s vision coupled with her prodigious technique made for an extraordinary musical experience…”

Jim Cotter, Canberra City News