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Piano Concert featuring Rex Barber
June 28, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm| $10 - $20
Come along and see and hear Rex Barber (local pianist and music educator ), with supporting artists including Liam Ostapowicz (guitar), and the new Wertheim 131 model.
At 88 years of age Rex has packed many interesting musical experiences into his lifetime. He studied performance, composition, arranging etc at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music under very well know teachers, while playing jazz gigs at night.
He was pianist for the Hector Crawford Orchestra as well as playing film and composing incidental music for Crawford TV Productions. He has lived and worked in the UK, Turkey and Fiji. He moved to Hobart to take the role of Head of Music at Hutchins School. After retiring Rex continued teaching, accompanying and performing in the educational field up until 2 years ago. (Our TV monitor will ensure you won’t miss any of the piano playing action).
Come along to hear some fine music and support a great cause.