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The Marais Project: Time & Seasons – A Prelude in Tea concert

26 May @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm AEST

Tickets (includes afternoon tea served from 2:30pm): Adult $49 | Concession $32 | Under 30 $32 | Student $22 | Child under 12 $17

“Times and Seasons” celebrates The Marais Project’s 20 years as one of Australia’s most creative early music ensembles. The concert features international guest, Swedish gambist, Leif Henrikson, and Eriksson’s accomplished electric viola da gamba ensemble, Elysian Fields, in a concert that explores the many aspects of the viola da gamba. The Marais Project – works for two and three viola da gambas, voice and theorbo by Marin Marais and Monteclaire. Elysian Fields – music from, and inspired by, Scandinavia. Composed and arranged by Matt McMahon, Matt Keegan, Siebe Pogson, Jenny Eriksson and Jan Gunnar Hoff.

The Marais Project is also launching their 20th Anniversary CD, “The Garden Party” at this performance.

Performers:

Special guests:

  • Leif Henrikson – Swedish gambist
  • Tommie Andersson – lutenist

The Marais Project features:

  • Belinda Montgomery, voice
  • Cathy Upex, viola da gamba

Elysian Fields are:

  • Susie Bishop – voice
  • Matt Keegan – saxophones
  • Jenny Eriksson – electric viola da gamba
  • Matt McMahon – piano
  • Siebe Pogson – bass guitar
  • Finn Ryan – drums

Program:

The Marais Project will perform works for two and three viola da gambas, voice and theorbo by Marin Marais and Monteclaire.

Elysian Fields will perform music from, and inspired by, Scandinavia. Composed and arranged by Matt McMahon, Matt Keegan, Siebe Pogson, Jenny Eriksson and Jan Gunnar Hoff.

 

Venue

The Independent Theatre, North Sydney
269 Miller Street
North Sydney, NSW 2060 Australia
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