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St Andrews Uniting, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets, Brisbane

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Cnr Creek and Ann Streets
BRISBANE, Queensland 4000 Australia

May 2018

Rejoice! Triumphant Baroque masterpieces for Soprano and Trumpet

10 May 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
St Andrews Uniting, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets, Brisbane, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets
BRISBANE, Queensland 4000 Australia

John Foster, one of the world’s leading exponents of performance on historical trumpets leads Queensland's only Period Instrument Orchestra, Queensland Baroque in a programme of triumphant Baroque masterpieces to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the 4MBS Festival of Classics. Soprano, Leslie Martin-Nightingale, a Brisbane favourite brings her wealth of experience to these works and showcases an emerging artist from Toowoomba, Calista Walters, Soprano.   Together, these artists bring new energy to old music.

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December 2018

Georg Friedrich Handel’s MESSIAH

15 December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
St Andrews Uniting, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets, Brisbane, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets
BRISBANE, Queensland 4000 Australia
Free – $35

Experience the passion and beauty of the Messiah with the finesse and delicacy of Baroque period instruments, recreating the sounds of Handel's time, in heritage-listed St Andrew's. A great lead-in to the festive season. This special concert experience is presented by Brisbane Concert Choir and Queensland Baroque, under the direction of artistic director John Foster, with guest concertmaster Sarah Curro, and with soloists soprano Rachel Pine, alto Nicolie Jenkins, tenor Bernard Wheaton, and bass Michael Strasser.

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March 2019

Van Diemen’s Band: Breathtaking

19 March 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT
St Andrews Uniting, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets, Brisbane, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets
BRISBANE, Queensland 4000 Australia
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For a night of Baroque splendour, don’t miss Breathtaking with Van Diemen’s Band. Appearing with the acclaimed early music ensemble are cornetto superstar Bruce Dickey and dazzling Czech soprano Hana Blazikova. Together, they breathe life into 17th-century music of rare and exquisite beauty. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the cornetto was fabled for its ability to imitate the human voice. This encompassed not only its clear and bright sound, but also its agility, range, dynamic flexibility, and articulation, making…

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July 2019

Queensland Baroque: Radiance

7 July 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
St Andrews Uniting, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets, Brisbane, Cnr Creek and Ann Streets
BRISBANE, Queensland 4000 Australia

Tickets: A Reserve $50 | General Admission $35 | Concession $25 | Students/Children under 12 $15 Queensland Baroque presents 'Radiance', a concert of beautiful Baroque arias for soprano and orchestra, featuring Anna Sandström, "...one of Australia's most beautiful Baroque voices"). Performers: Queensland Baroque John Foster | Artistic Director Anna Sandström | Soprano Soloist Programme: Allesandro SCARLATTI | 2 Arias JS BACH | Sonata from BWV 182 (Orch) JS BACH | ‘Sheep may safely graze’ BWV208 G.F. HANDEL | Aria ‘Tra le Fiamme' Laschia ch’io…

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