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Jettatura - Nicholas Kovacev

  • Gillies Group Theatre 48, Somme Road Upper Hutt, Wellington, 5019 New Zealand (map)

Nicholas Kovacev is a Serbian-New Zealand pianist from Wellington, currently finishing his third year of studies at the New Zealand School of Music under Dr Jian Liu. He previously studied with Emma Sayers, and is active in performing in recitals and competitions around the region, having won several IRMT competitions. He also holds an associate diploma from the New Zealand Music Examinations Board. During his time at NZSM he has participated in the Adam Summer School and was a finalist for the Body-Harris prize for best performance of a New Zealand work. He will be performing my piece Jettatura as part of the Grand Upper Hutt Piano Recital.

Full Program

Ludwig Van Beethoven:
 Sonata in E Op. 109
Franz Schubert: Impromptu No 1 in C minor Op. 90
John Psathas: Jettatura (1999)
Frederic Chopin: Nocturne in C minor Op 48 No 1
Johannes Brahms: Rhapsody in B minor Op 79 No 1
Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata in D minor (L. 108)
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Etude in E flat minor Op. 39 no 5

Earlier Event: November 3
DePaul Percussion Ensemble - Kyoto