Adelaide Baroque | An Ungrateful Instrument

Burnside Ballroom 401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore, SA 5065, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

‘An ungrateful instrument’ is the title of award- winning Adelaide author, Michael Meehan’s latest book. It is a novel of many themes but central is the struggle between Baroque musicians Antoine Forqueray and his son Jean-Baptiste, perhaps the greatest instrumentalists of their day and both in their times child prodigies to the court of Louis […]

$15 – $59

Adelaide Baroque | An Ungrateful Instrument

Burnside Ballroom 401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore, SA 5065, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

‘An ungrateful instrument’ is the title of award- winning Adelaide author, Michael Meehan’s latest book. It is a novel of many themes but central is the struggle between Baroque musicians Antoine Forqueray and his son Jean-Baptiste, perhaps the greatest instrumentalists of their day and both in their times child prodigies to the court of Louis […]

$15 – $59

Van Diemen’s Band | Siobhan Stagg & Nico de Villiers: Echoed Voices

Hobart Town Hall, Hobart 50 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, Australia

A rare opportunity to see world-class Australian soprano Siobhan Stagg in an exclusive lutruwita/Tasmanian performance. Internationally acclaimed Australian soprano Siobhan Stagg comes to nipaluna/Hobart for one night only with pianist Nico de Villiers for a captivating recital of music by Hageman and Strauss. Now based in Europe, Mildura-born Australian soprano Siobhan Stagg was a member of the […]

$30 – $79

Sydney Symphony Orchestra | Wata: A Gathering for Songmen, Improvising Soloists and Orchestra

Sydney Opera House Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

In one of the most innovative and energising works for 2024, composer and pianist Paul Grabowsky brings the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Yolŋu songmen Daniel Ngukurr Boy Wilfred and David Yipininy Wilfred together in a work that celebrates the musical traditions of the Ngukurr people in Arnhem Land.  Wata means many things: it is a part […]

$40

Flinders Quartet | Blueprint

St Johns Southgate, Southbank 20 City Rd, Southbank, VIC, Australia

Beethoven turned western classical music on its head with his inventiveness, setting a blueprint for future composers to follow in finding ingenious ways to discard the rules of traditional composition. The very popular American composer, Caroline Shaw, quite literally creates a blueprint of Beethoven’s joyous and playful Opus 18 No. 6 quartet; her composition of […]

$35