Seraphim Trio

Seraphim Trio

Seraphim Trio is widely recognised as one of Australia’s most refined and experienced trios and is praised by critics for its ‘absolute sonic cohesion and uniform musical maturity’.  

In 2014, Anna Goldsworthy (piano) Helen Ayres (violin) and Timothy Nankervis (cello) celebrate 20 years together.  Read reviews, buy CDs, book tickets and view Seraphim's performance schedule on this website.

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Fairy Tales, Melbourne

  • Melbourne Recital Centre Cnr Southbank Boulevard and Sturt Street Southbank Melbourne (map)


JANACEK Pohadka (Fairy Tale) for cello and piano
DVORAK Piano Trio No. 3 in F minor, Op. 66 
RAVEL, arr. BENJAMIN MARTIN* Ma mere l’oye (Mother Goose) *Premiere
PETER GOLDSWORTHY Playing Fast and Loose with Mother Goose

In a majestic program of fantasy and fairy tales, Seraphim Trio performs Dvořák’s dramatic Piano Trio No. 3 alongside an enchanting fairy tale by Janáček. The trio premieres a new arrangement of Ravel’s Ma mere l’oye by brilliant Melbourne composer Benjamin Martin, interspersed with Peter Goldsworthy’s witty and incisive meditations on Mother Goose.

Melbourne Recital Centre online
Box Office — +61 (0)3 9699 3333

Prices: Adult $50/Conc $40

“I wanted to write a slightly bent, playful take on the fairy-tales, with a sprinkle of humour, while not denying their power, and their grip on our hearts and minds – especially on the unconscious parts of our minds, where stories tell us things about ourselves, even if we don’t want to hear them. In other words, I wanted to have my ironic cake, but eat it with real feeling.” – Peter Goldsworthy        


Earlier Event: August 6
Fairy Tales, Ballarat