Stefanie Farrands has been Principal Violist with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra since 2015, after living and studying in Berlin. She has performed with many renowned orchestras including the Berlin Philharmonic and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe. In Australia she has been a guest principal Violist with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and the Australian World Orchestra and is a core member of the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra. She is also the founding member of the Hamer Quartet which in 2009 won overall First Prize in the Asia Pacific Chamber Music competition. In 2016 she was a recipient of the Freedman Classical Fellowship.
FRANZ SCHUBERT – Arpeggione Sonata in A minor, D 821 (arr. for viola and piano)
MARIA GRENFELL – Desert Rain (world premiere, featuring Kaylie Melville)
HENRI VIEUXTEMPS – Viola Sonata in B Major Op.36