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May 2019

Scottish and Irish Baroque

5 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Wesley Music Centre, Forrest, 20 National Circuit
Forrest, ACT 2603 Australia
$25 – $35

TICKETS: Please go to our website or at the door 30 minutes before the concert. The Sydney Consort welcomes to a concert of Scottish & Irish Baroque classical music and folk tunes. In the 18th century Scotland, the traditional instrument, the bagpipe gradually languished from centre stage and gave its place to the Violin. The instrumental challenge of two fiddles and combination with voice was very typical for both Scottish and Irish folk music. The dance rhythm of the Scottish…

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Australian Haydn Ensemble: French Twist

30 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
Albert Hall, Canberra, Commonwealth Avenue
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $60 | Concession $50 | Under 30 $35 | Student $25 Artists: Skye McIntosh – Artistic Director Australian Haydn Ensemble Experience the essence of eighteenth century France in this chamber music program of Devienne, Rameau, Jadin, Mozart and Haydn. Mozart’s Flute Quartet in A major opens this French feast of chamber music. Although not written in France, the last movement of this charismatic work contains a French style Rondo highlighting Mozart’s comical reputation with the tempo indication: “not…

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July 2019

Selby & Friends: From Russia with Love

8 July @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra, William Herbert Place
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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Selby & Friends From Russia

Selby & Friends takes listeners on a musical tour of composers who were influenced by Russia, either by having been born and bred there or receiving patronage or assistance from Russian nobles.

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August 2019

Australian Haydn Ensemble: Beethoven Four

8 August @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
Albert Hall, Canberra, Commonwealth Avenue
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $60 | Concession $50 | Under 30 $35 | Student $25 Artists: Skye McIntosh – Artistic Director Australian Haydn Ensemble The Ensemble performs a rare chamber version of Beethoven's Symphony No. 4, along with a virtuosic Flute Sextet by Boccherini and Mozart’s much-loved String Quintet in G minor. It has been suggested that Mozart may have written his string quintets K.515 and K.516 to impress King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia and to surpass the quintets written by…

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September 2019

Selby & Friends: The Game Changers

2 September @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra, William Herbert Place
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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selby & friends game changes

Exploring composers whose influence made a significant impact upon the world of classical music is the premise behind this extraordinary program of sonatas and trios by Kats-Chernin, Ravel, Britten and Dvorak.

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October 2019

Selby & Friends: Beethoven’s Back!

31 October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEDT
Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra, William Herbert Place
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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selby and friends beethoven

Selby & Friends’ 2019 season finale revisits the great master with a return to the music of all-Beethoven by popular demand.

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