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Consort 8 | In Dulci Jubilo: Music for Advent & Christmas
30 November 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT
Tickets at the door: Adult $35 | Concession $30
Consort 8 presents In Dulci Jubilo, music for Advent and Christmas from the 15th to the 21st century for countertenor, recorders, viols & percussion.
Program includes works by Agricola, Aichinger, Bach, Charpentier, Couperin, Hammerschmidt, Kogler, Lane, Praetorius & Schütz.
Please join the performers for a glass of bubbly and supper after the concert!
The church is a 10 minute walk from Burwood station and there are regular buses along Burwood Rd. Parking is not available in the church grounds but is available on Burwood Rd (unlimited) and also at the Woodstock Community Centre (enter from Fitzroy St). Walk 100 metres down Duff St to the church.
- Susan Christie | recorder,viol
- Susan Foulcher | recorder,viol
- Jane Grimm | viol
- Judith Huxtable | recorder
- Clive Lane | viol
- Carroll Morgan | recorder
- Shaun Ng | viol, lutes
- Robert Small | recorder
- Cathy Upex | viol
- Louise Welsh | percussion
- Bernard Williams | recorder, lutes
- Tim Chung | countertenor, percussion
About Consort 8:
Consort 8 began as a recorder ensemble of five players. The group has now expanded to include nine musicians – a countertenor, consorts of recorders and violas da gamba, lutes, theorbos and percussion. This is the only group of its kind in Sydney.
Based at the beautifully renovated St Paul’s Anglican Church, Burwood, Consort 8’s repertoire is extensive, ranging from the 13th century to contemporary music including works written by Australians commissioned by the ensemble. The wealth of instruments in the consort allows a variety of colours and sonorities, enhancing the performance of the music, some of which has never before been performed in Sydney.