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Thoroughbass: Semele

18 March @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm AEDT

Tickets: Adult $30 | Concession $25

Beloved of Zeus, she is not satisfied. Semele challenges her lover to reveal his godliness and is destroyed in the process. Here is Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre’s cantata Semele, a tale of mistrust, doubt, vanity and dissatisfaction. Highly regarded soprano Anna Fraser renders this horrifying story in the French style – refined, lush and perfect. Together with trio sonatas by Rebel and Marais, this is music of the best quality from the reign of Louis XIV.


  • Anna Fraser (soprano)
  • Stephen Freeman (violin)
  • Shaun Warden (violin)
  • Shaun Ng (viola da gamba)
  • Diana Weston (harpsichord)


The Rose Music Room, Burradoo, Burradoo
51 F Sunninghill Avenue
Burradoo, NSW 2576 Australia
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