Concert Pianist, Composer, Recording Artist, Lecturer, Editor
“a formidable pianist, always imbuing her playing with a colourful palette of mood and tone”
Music Web International
RECENT PERFORMANCE …
A POET AT WAR – A celebration of Penelope Thwaites’ poet father, Michael Thwaites’, centenary with poetry and music, in company with renowned actor, Timothy West and the distinguished baritone, Stephen Varcoe. Michael Thwaites was the first Australian to win the King’s Gold Medal for Poetry. Music performed included works by Schumann, Chopin, Brahms, Rachmaninov, Handel and Scriabin. Penelope Thwaites, piano, with Timothy West and Stephen Varcoe, baritone.