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Profile | Halcyon

Regarded as a leading exponent in the field of new music, presenting stunning performances of vocal chamber music from around the world, with a special emphasis on Australian content.
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Profile | Festival: Hobart Baroque

Our second Hobart Baroque offers an exceptional range of performances from a fully staged performance of Orlando, an operatic masterpiece by Handel, to a rare performance of early music from the Ottom…

Profile | Bourbaki Ensemble

The Bourbaki Ensemble is a We are also committed to programming Australian music, and in thirteen years of concerts have performed music by both established and emerging composers from around the coun…

Profile | Sutherland Trio

The Sutherland Trio is a Melbourne-based piano trio bringing together the wealth of experience and talent of three of Australia’s most celebrated musicians. Collectively, the three international prize…

Profile | Song Company

The Song Company is Australia’s leading vocal ensemble. It embraces music from around the world and across the ages. In collaboration with artists of the highest calibre, it aims to create a distincti…

Profile | The NOISE

They play their own improvised compositions, as well as jazz and new music from contemporary classical composers, frequently plugging into Effect Pedals.
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Profile | Trio: Anon

Revitalising the classical music scene by way of collaboration. Co-founded by pianist Nicole Tjakrawinata and violinist Thomas Lo, the highly accomplished duo have worked on numerous chamber music pro…

Profile | Musica Viva

A future for Australia shaped by the creativity and imagination of its people, in which music plays an essential inspirational role. Their mission is to inspire Australians through the unique intimacy…

Profile | Violinist: Robin Wilson

A sought after teacher, his students are prizewinners of many important regional, national and international competitions, including recently the Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition. Previ…

Profile | Ironwood

Ironwood is a renowned Australian period-instrument ensemble lauded for its historically-informed exploration of repertoire from the late-Renaissance to the late Romantic eras as well as its support o…

Profile | Violinist: Rachael Beesley

Violinist, Rachael Beesley is one of Australia’s most versatile and dynamic performers. Based in The Netherlands over the last 14 years, she has established an exciting career as concertmaster and sol…

Profile | Violinist: Alice Evans

Alice Evans was born in Perth and began to learn the violin at the age of five. At fifteen she became a student at the Western Australian Conservatorium of Music, from which she graduated with the deg…

Profile | Viola: Nicole Forsyth

Nicole Forsyth’s interest in chamber music spans four centuries. Nicole appears on disc and broadcast with these groups for ABC Classics/ABCFM. Festival appearances include Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, C…

Profile | Pinchgut Opera

Pinchgut Opera was set up to offer Sydney audiences a different experience of opera. It’s funny to think that more operas were composed before 1750 than after.
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Profile | Flute: Janet McKay

Janet McKay is a prize-winning flautist committed to the performance and development of new music. As a solo artist, Janet has performed recitals in London, Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide and Brisbane. Sh…

Profile | Flutist: Lina Andonovska

Australian flautist Lina Andonovska leads an active and diverse career that sees her performing from the Barbican Centre (UK), the Sydney Opera House, the National Centre for Perming Arts (China) to t…

Profile | Pianist: Sonya Lifschitz

A sought after soloist, chamber musician, and pedagogue, Sonya’s interests are increasingly growing in the direction of aesthetic diversification in respect to performance practices and concert cultur…

Profile | Virtuosi Tasmania

Tasmania’s premier ensemble bringing chamber music to regional Tasmania Patrons: His Excellency The Hon Peter Underwood AC, Governor of Tasmania and Mrs Frances Underwood. Musicians Roger Jackso…

Profile | Music By The Sea

Music By The Sea presents a banquet of world-class music, theatre and comedy in its highly regarded monthly Concert Series and Annual Festival. Likened to a musical gem, its setting is the iconic, 100…

Profile | Early Music Queensland

Today Early Music Queensland continue to provide events, activities and concerts for the benefit of its members and general public, formally known as The Early Music Society of Queensland was founded …

Profile | Alturas

‘Alturas’ have been performing as a group since 2009. The group started as a duo with Gaye Thomas – flute and Jane Andino – piano. It has over the years grown to become a quintet, performi…

Profile | Ensemble Offspring

A dynamic Sydney-based organisation dedicated to the performance of innovative new music. Driven by open-mindedness and performance excellence, Ensemble Offspring’s activities promote diverse and emer…

Profile | Pianist: Chris Cartner

Chris Cartner was still a teenager when he was appointed Organ Scholar at Rochester Cathedral in the UK. He went on to graduate in classical piano performance at Trinity College of Music in London, be…

Profile | Melbourne Sinfonia

Since 1990 Melbourne Sinfonia performs regular concerts featuring music from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern repertoire. We are an Auxiliary of the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne a…

Profile | Forest Collective

Formed in early 2009 as a collective of Melbourne based artists, Forest Collective is a non-profit volunteer organisation that facilitates various inter-disciplinary performances and collaboration. Th…

Profile | Pianist: Kathy Selby

Hailed by the Australian press as a ‘formidable talent’ and most recently, ‘Australia’s pre-eminent chamber music pianist’, Miss Selby is the Artistic Director of both the popular nationally touring S…

Profile | Selby & Friends

The Selby & Friends Media reviews include the phrases “performances to be treasured”, “the series is full of gems”, “these musicians set a high, consistent and thoro…

Profile | Bach in the Dark

In July 2008, I went to visit a school in western NSW as part of a music programme I run for the Australian Children’s Music Foundation. On one very chilly morning I went into the year four class and …

Profile | Cellist: Rachel Scott

Rachel Scott studied with David Pereira in Canberra and Robert Cohen in London. She has played as a soloist and chamber musician in the United Kingdom, Serbia, Albania, Finland, Hungary and Germany. S…

Profile | Australian Haydn Ensemble

The Australian Haydn Ensemble (AHE) was formed in late 2011 and launched its first subscription season in 2012. AHE has rapidly claimed a place among Australia’s finest orchestras and chamber music gr…

Profile | Violinist: Skye McIntosh

She has a wide range of experience with historical performance having worked with many distinguished baroque/classical specialist performers such as Catherine Mackintosh, Stefano Montinari, Neal Peres…

Profile | Frank Pam

Frank Pam came to Australia from Vienna as a small child. He graduated M.A., B.Ed. from the University of Melbourne and has had a varied career in education and music for over 40 years. From an early …

Profile | Melbourne Musicians

The Melbourne Musicians, founded by Frank Pam in 1975, comprises leading freelance players, including string teachers at Melbourne’s foremost private schools, and advanced students from institutions s…

Profile | Pianist: Kristian Chong

His competition successes include the Symphony Australia Young Performers Award (keyboard) and the Australian National Piano Award. Concerto highlights have included Rachmaninoff 3rd with the Sydney S…

Profile | Pianist: Brieley Cutting

Brieley is a pianist, student and piano teacher as well as being Artistic Director of DeClassified Music. She was also Artistic Director of the Commercial Road Chamber Music Series (2011/12), the prec…

Profile | Soprano: Sarah Ann Walker

Sarah Ann Walker, a New Zealand Soprano, was a Young Artist with Pacific Opera where she performed 1st Lady from Mozart’s The Magic Flute in the 2011 production, and previously a Young Artist with NBR…

Profile | Harbour City Opera

Harbour City Opera is Sydney’s newest Opera Company committed to providing Artists with opportunities to present professional, exciting and equisite productions throughout the year. Started by O…