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February 2019

Sydney Cello Quartet presents Postcards

8 February @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Christ Church, Lavender Bay, Lavender Bay, 10-12 Walker St
Lavender Bay, NSW 2060 Australia
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Free – $40

The Sydney Cello Quartet plans to take you on a journey with music from around the globe. Be transported to Eastern Europe with Bartok's fiery 'Romanian Dances' and take a walk in the Bohemian forest with Dvorak's 'Silent Woods'. Debussy's 'Footprints in the Snow' will help you escape the summer heat and you can unwind to the sounds of Albeniz's 'Rapsodia Cubana'. Take a trip to Scandinavia with Sibelius' 'Finlandia Hymn' before enjoying the sounds of Argentina with Piazzolla's iconic 'Libertango'. With more delights in store there…

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

15 February @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm AEDT
La Boheme, 36 Grote Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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Conversations with BACH

16 February @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT
Christ Church St Laurence Anglican Church, Haymarket, 812B George Street
Haymarket, NSW 2000 Australia
$15 – $50

Enjoy the sweet and celestial sounds of Baroque flautist Mikaela Oberg accompanied by our period instruments in an intimate program that explores the highly nuanced music of the Galante or late baroque. From the trendy salons of Paris to the church halls of Johann Sebastian Bach, we will reveal how this unique musical language was manipulated to imitate the art of conversation. Begin 2019 in style with a program that is full of grace, delicate playfulness and sentiment that will…

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

16 February @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT
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One event on 16 February 2019 at 6:00 pm

La Boheme, 36 Grote Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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flying dutchman sessions

Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

16 February @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm AEDT
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One event on 16 February 2019 at 6:00 pm

La Boheme, 36 Grote Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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flying dutchman sessions

Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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Queensland Baroque | THE BACH EFFECT

17 February @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
Saint Andrew’s Uniting Church, 299 Ann Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000 Australia
$25 – $35

Queensland Baroque is thrilled to launch their 2019 season joined by the baroque violin virtuoso and artistic director of Bach Akademie Australia, Madeleine Easton. She has performed as concertmaster and as a soloist of many leading orchestras worldwide. Her engagements include The English Baroque Soloists under Sir John Eliot Gardiner, The Kings Consort, the Gabrieli Consort, the Musicians of The Globe, and Florilegium, She was appointed concertmaster of The Hanover Band in 2006 and continues to perform with them as…

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

18 February @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm AEDT
Melbourne Recital Centre, Primrose Potter Salon, Southbank, 31 Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006 Australia
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Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

19 February @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
The Monastry, 45 Tanner Street
Breakwater, VIC 3219 Australia
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Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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Evergreen Ensemble: Flying Dutchman Sessions

20 February @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
The Convent, Cnr Hill and Daly Streets
Daylesford, VIC 3640 Australia
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Special guest Krishna Nagaraja joins Evergreen Ensemble on Baroque viola with folk baroque music from Sweden and Finland.

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March 2019

Smorgasbord – Music for a Mixed Taste

3 March @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
Paddington Hall, 10 Moreton St, Paddington
BRISBANE, Queensland 4064 Australia
$20

Chamber Concertos, Trio and Solo Sonatas which highlight the cosmopolitan tastes of Telemann, Quantz, Handel and Fasch - leading German composers of the baroque era. Featuring Trio and Quartet Sonatas exquisitely composed for an assortment of instruments popular in the 18th century. Austral Harmony presents an exciting mix of national styles, gorgeous sonorities and virtuosic performance.

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Van Diemen’s Band presents Breathtaking

13 March @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
University of Melbourne: Trinity College Chapel, Parkville, Royal Parade
Parkville, VIC 3052 Australia
$40 – $50

For a night of Baroque splendour, don’t miss Breathtaking with Van Diemen’s Band. Appearing with the acclaimed early music ensemble are cornetto superstar Bruce Dickey and dazzling Czech soprano Hana Blazikova. Together, they breathe life into 17th-century music of rare and exquisite beauty. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the cornetto was fabled for its ability to imitate the human voice. This encompassed not only its clear and bright sound, but also its agility, range, dynamic flexibility, and articulation, making…

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Musica Borealis/Australis : Nordic Baroque and Folk

15 March @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT
Castlemaine Anglican Church, 8 Mostyn Street
Castlemaine, VIC 3450 Australia
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TICKETS: Available online or at the door - $25 / $15, children under 12 free Musica Borealis/Australis will take audiences on a celestial journey through time and place, exploring the baroque and traditional folk music of the Nordic countries. The north wind has blown our special guest violist Krishna Nagaraja (Italy/Finland) to this side of the globe, and together with The Muses’ Delight, will explore a colourful program combining well known and rarely heard baroque composers, as well as Krishna’s…

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Musica Borealis/Australis : Nordic Baroque and Folk

16 March @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEDT
Church of All Nations, Carlton, 180 Palmerston St
Carlton, VIC 3053 Australia
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TICKETS: Available online or at the door - $25 / $15, children under 12 free Musica Borealis/Australis will take audiences on a celestial journey through time and place, exploring the baroque and traditional folk music of the Nordic countries. The north wind has blown our special guest violist Krishna Nagaraja (Italy/Finland) to this side of the globe, and together with The Muses’ Delight, will explore a colourful program combining well known and rarely heard baroque composers, as well as Krishna’s…

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Smorgasbord – Music for a Mixed Taste

16 March @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Armidale Uniting Church, Armidale, 114 Rusden Street
Armidale, NSW 2350 Australia
$20

Chamber Concertos, Trio and Solo Sonatas which highlight the cosmopolitan tastes of Telemann, Quantz, Handel and Fasch - leading German composers of the baroque era. Featuring Trio and Quartet Sonatas exquisitely composed for an assortment of instruments popular in the 18th century. Austral Harmony presents an exciting mix of national styles, gorgeous sonorities and virtuosic performance.

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Baroque music at Wynnum

31 March @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm AEST
Wynnum Municipal Hall, Wynnum, Corner of Bay Terrace and Cedar Street
Wynnum, QLD 4178 Australia
$8 – $15

TICKETS: $15 adults, $12 concession and $8 children.  Afternoon tea is included in the ticket price. Bookings on wmarts@tpg.com.au or phone 3348 2369. Capalaba baroque 'cellist Alex Averi is among the Brisbane Baroque Players - Yvette McKinnon (baroque violin), Allison Stenning (baroque violin), Sandy Chou (baroque flute), Shaun Wigley (baroque bassoon) & Catherine Grant (harpsichord), presenting an afternoon of chamber music performed on period instruments in the picturesque bayside suburb of Wynnum. The program includes Suite in F, P 370a by…

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Magnificent Baroque

31 March @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
St Andrew’s Angelican Church, 160 Vulture Street
South Brisbane, Queensland Australia
$25

Orchestra Corda Spiritus' (conducted by Chen Yang) first concert of the year is a feast of Bach works from the magnificent Baroque era, featuring harpsichord soloists Juanita Simmonds and Catherine Stirling. The program includes Orchestral Suite No 3 in D, BWV 1068 by Bach, Concerto in C minor for Two Harpsichords, BWV 1060​ by Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G, BWV 1048 by Bach, Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op 3, No 11 by Vivaldi and Concerto in C minor for Two Harpsichords, BWV 1062 by…

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April 2019

The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

10 April @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm AEST
Glebe Town Hall, Glebe, 160 St Johns Rd
Glebe, NSW 2037 Australia
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$20 – $30

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

11 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Kindlehill Performance Space, 8 Lake Street
Wentworth Falls, NSW 2782 Australia
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$20 – $30

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

13 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
The Old Court House, 1 Harbour Street
Wollongong, NSW 2500 Australia
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$20 – $30

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

14 April @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Moss Vale Road
Kangaroo Valley, NSW 2577 Australia
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$15 – $20

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

17 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
House Concert, Address provided after booking
Porcupine Ridge, VIC 3461 Australia
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$20 – $25

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

20 April @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
St Peter’s Memorial Church, Cnr Bald Spur Rd & Whittlesea-Kinglake Road
Kinglake, VIC 3763 Australia
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$20

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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Josie & The Emeralds: Fantasy

26 April @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Glebe Town Hall, Glebe, 160 St Johns Rd
Glebe, NSW 2037 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $25 Josie and The Emeralds are delighted to welcome Richard Boothby, one of the world’s leading viol players, as guest artist on bass viol for their upcoming concert Fantasy. Richard is co-founder of The Purcell Quartet and Fretwork, the pioneering viol consort, renowned for both Renaissance and contemporary music. Richard is visiting Australia in April, courtesy of the Australian Viola da Gamba Society. This concert with Josie and the Emeralds is his only Sydney appearance.…

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Serenata – Arioso Chamber Ensemble

28 April @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST
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Various venues
Robert Channon Winery, 32 Bradley Lane
Amiens, QLD 4380 Australia

Arioso Chamber Ensemble will serenade you with master works of the Baroque by Vivaldi, Corelli, De Fesch, and Handel. Lovers of Baroque music in South-East Queensland will once again enjoy performances by Arioso Chamber Ensemble in the coming weeks. Expressing love, longing, contentment and faith, Vivaldi’s showstopping arias will transport and delight audiences. Contrasting arias by Handel celebrate the wonders of the natural world in which we live, presented together with virtuosic and expressive instrumental works by Corelli and De…

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The Muses’ Delight: British Isles to the Australian Bush

28 April @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Montsalvat Chapel, Eltham, 7 Hillcrest Avenue
Eltham, Victoria 3095 Australia
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$20 – $30

Join The Muses’ Delight on a musical journey from the British Isles of the 18th Century to the raucous Australian bush. Two themes arise: dance, and the transformation of British folk and classical music as it finds a home in the sun, bush and sea of Australia. Through this playfully constructed program we visit Handel and Purcell in the English Court, then head downtown to the reels and jigs of the tavern. Ross Edwards’ Ecstatic Dances paint a vivid image…

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May 2019

Scottish and Irish Baroque

3 May @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
St Augustine’s Catholic Church, Eaton Street
Balmain, NSW 2041 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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Balmain Baroque: urban Baroque music

4 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm AEST
St John’s Church, Balmain, Corner of Birchgrove Road and Spring Street
Balmain, NSW 2041 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $20 | Concession $15. Tickets available on the door. Children are welcome. Balmain Baroque is a 6-piece Baroque group, with soprano/baroque flute, violin, cello, harpsichord and two(!) recorders. They have been playing together since 1995. The group has their own harpsichord, essentially the 7th member of the band. They play at baroque pitch, a semitone lower than modern pitch. Performers: Amanda Muir: Soprano, baroque flute Tony Eyers: recorder Dina Ahmad: recorder Lidia Bara: violin Lucy-Rose Steggles: cello Donn…

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Serenata – Arioso Chamber Ensemble

4 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST
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Various venues
Robert Channon Winery, 32 Bradley Lane
Amiens, QLD 4380 Australia

Arioso Chamber Ensemble will serenade you with master works of the Baroque by Vivaldi, Corelli, De Fesch, and Handel. Lovers of Baroque music in South-East Queensland will once again enjoy performances by Arioso Chamber Ensemble in the coming weeks. Expressing love, longing, contentment and faith, Vivaldi’s showstopping arias will transport and delight audiences. Contrasting arias by Handel celebrate the wonders of the natural world in which we live, presented together with virtuosic and expressive instrumental works by Corelli and De…

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Serenata – Arioso Chamber Ensemble

5 May @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm AEST
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Various venues
Robert Channon Winery, 32 Bradley Lane
Amiens, QLD 4380 Australia

Arioso Chamber Ensemble will serenade you with master works of the Baroque by Vivaldi, Corelli, De Fesch, and Handel. Lovers of Baroque music in South-East Queensland will once again enjoy performances by Arioso Chamber Ensemble in the coming weeks. Expressing love, longing, contentment and faith, Vivaldi’s showstopping arias will transport and delight audiences. Contrasting arias by Handel celebrate the wonders of the natural world in which we live, presented together with virtuosic and expressive instrumental works by Corelli and De…

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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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The Phoenix Collective: The Baroque Bizarre

9 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $28 | Child 0-17 years $15 | Family (2 adults + 2 children) $86 Performed by The Phoenix Baroque Trio, this concert will highlight the quirky, intoxicating and virtuosic nature of the Baroque: great works by master composers BACH and VIVALDI, and just as impressive works by lesser-known composers CASTELLO, BIBER and SCHMELZER. This is an eclectic program exploring the realms of tone colour, experimentation and virtuosity. Featured in this concert are a newly restored…

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Balmain Baroque: urban Baroque music

11 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm AEST
St Peter’s Presbyterian Church, North Sydney, 234 Blues Point Rd
North Sydney, NSW 2060 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $20 | Concession $15. Tickets available on the door. Children are welcome. Balmain Baroque is a 6-piece Baroque group, with soprano/baroque flute, violin, cello, harpsichord and two(!) recorders. They have been playing together since 1995. The group has their own harpsichord, essentially the 7th member of the band. They play at baroque pitch, a semitone lower than modern pitch. Performers: Amanda Muir: Soprano, baroque flute Tony Eyers: recorder Dina Ahmad: recorder Lidia Bara: violin Lucy-Rose Steggles: cello Donn…

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Queensland Baroque: Antonio Vivaldi ‘Four Seasons’

12 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
St Andrew’s Uniting Church Brisbane, Cnr Ann and Creek Streets
Brisbane, QLD 4000 Australia
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Tickets: Adult 'A' Reserve $50 | Adult 'B' Reserve $35 | Concession $25 Queensland Baroque lead by internationally acclaimed Artistic Director, John Foster present a special Mother’s Day Concert. Featuring the timeless, beautiful music of Antonio Vivaldi and the sublime talents of guest soloist, Lathika Vithanage (Baroque Violin) this is a perfect way for you and your mum to spend an afternoon together. Performers: Lathika Vithanage - Baroque Violin Soloist Queensland Baroque John Foster - Artistic Director Program: A selection…

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The Phoenix Collective: The Baroque Bizarre

12 May @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, Annandale, Collins St
Annandale, NSW 2038 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $28 | Child 0-17 years $15 | Family (2 adults + 2 children) $86 Performed by The Phoenix Baroque Trio, this concert will highlight the quirky, intoxicating and virtuosic nature of the Baroque: great works by master composers BACH and VIVALDI, and just as impressive works by lesser-known composers CASTELLO, BIBER and SCHMELZER. This is an eclectic program exploring the realms of tone colour, experimentation and virtuosity. Featured in this concert are a newly restored…

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Serenata – Arioso Chamber Ensemble

17 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Various venues
Robert Channon Winery, 32 Bradley Lane
Amiens, QLD 4380 Australia

Arioso Chamber Ensemble will serenade you with master works of the Baroque by Vivaldi, Corelli, De Fesch, and Handel. Lovers of Baroque music in South-East Queensland will once again enjoy performances by Arioso Chamber Ensemble in the coming weeks. Expressing love, longing, contentment and faith, Vivaldi’s showstopping arias will transport and delight audiences. Contrasting arias by Handel celebrate the wonders of the natural world in which we live, presented together with virtuosic and expressive instrumental works by Corelli and De…

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Bach in the Dark

18 May @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEST
St James Church, Sydney, Sydney, 173 King St
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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$45

Enjoy an hour of great music and wine in an intimate and engaging listening environment. ‘Cellist Rachel Scott is joined by clarinettist Deborah de Graaff for the second concert in the 2019 series. Bach in the Dark is a series of unconventional classical music concerts featuring 'cellist Rachel Scott and a changing roster of guest artists. The series is held in the crypt of St James church, providing an intimate and unique listening environment ideally suited to an engaging and…

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The Phoenix Collective: The Baroque Bizarre

19 May @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Greenway Chapel and Memorial Gardens, 460 Avoca Drive
Green Point, New South Wales 2251 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $28 | Child 0-17 years $15 | Family (2 adults + 2 children) $86 Performed by The Phoenix Baroque Trio, this concert will highlight the quirky, intoxicating and virtuosic nature of the Baroque: great works by master composers BACH and VIVALDI, and just as impressive works by lesser-known composers CASTELLO, BIBER and SCHMELZER. This is an eclectic program exploring the realms of tone colour, experimentation and virtuosity. Featured in this concert are a newly restored…

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The Baroque Viola

25 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Church of All Nations, Carlton, 180 Palmerston St
Carlton, VIC 3053 Australia
$12 – $30

Take part in baroque violist Katie Yap’s musical trip to Europe and back – before she takes the journey in person! Beginning with the sunrise theme of Handel’s first violin sonata (arranged for viola and cello), Katie and her travelling companion, cellist Lucy Price will explore beloved works from 18th Century Europe by J.S. Bach and Boccherini. Then they’ll hop in the TARDIS to arrive in modern Australia, still armed with their baroque instruments! Discover the enchanting and intimate sounds…

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Bach in the Dark

25 May @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm AEST
Nolan on Lovel Gallery – Katoomba NSW, Katoomba, 56a Lovel Street
Katoomba, NSW 2780 Australia
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$25

Enjoy an hour of great music and wine in an intimate and engaging listening environment. ‘Cellist Rachel Scott is joined by clarinettist Deborah de Graaff for the second concert in the 2019 series. Bach in the Dark is a series of unconventional classical music concerts featuring 'cellist Rachel Scott and a changing roster of guest artists. The series is held in the beautiful 'nolon on lovel' gallery, providing an intimate and unique listening environment ideally suited to an engaging and…

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June 2019

Sydney Chamber Choir: A Royal Affair

1 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
The Great Hall, University of Sydney, Science Road
The University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006 Australia
$25 – $75

Tickets: Premium Reserve Adult $75 | Premium Reserve Concession $65 | A Reserve Adult $60 | A Reserve Concession $55 | B Reserve Adult $50 | B Reserve Concession $45 | Student $25 PERFORMERS: Sydney Chamber Choir Sam Allchurch Conductor The Muffat Collective PROGRAM: Malcolm Williamson Love, The Sentinel Symphony For Voices Judith Weir A Blue True Dream Of Sky Love Bade Me Welcome The Song Sung True George Frideric Handel Dettingen Te Deum Zadok The Priest Masterworks from two…

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Evergreen Ensemble performs at The Early Dance Consort’s Scottish Baroque Winter Ball Dance

13 June @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
181 Blues Point Road, North Sydney, 181 Blues Point Road
North Sydney, NSW 2060 Australia
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Tickets: Adults $20 | Children $5 (no additional charge for students currently enrolled in the term) The Early Dance Consort are thrilled to announce that the Scottish Baroque Winter Ball 2019 will be joined by a fabulous ensemble of musicians from Scotland and Australia, in an evening of Scottish music, song and dancing from the baroque to early Colonial Australia, featuring: David McGuinness (keyboards) and Aaron McGregor (violin) from Scotland's Concerto Caledonia, and musicians from the Melbourne-based Evergreen Ensemble, led…

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Bowral Autumn Music Festival Fundraiser Concert & High Tea

15 June @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST
Annesley Ballroom, 10 Westwood Drive
Bowral, NSW 2576 Australia
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$90

All tickets $90 The Bowral Autumn Music Festival is now generally regarded as one of the highlights in the musical calendar of the Southern Highlands. In preparation for our Festival in March 2020, we are having a Fundraiser Concert & High Tea. Join Helpmann Award-winning Soprano Taryn Fiebig (Principal singer with Opera Australia) and the acclaimed Acacia Quartet (BAMF ensemble-in-residence) for an enchanting afternoon of music in the Annesley Ballroom accompanied by an exquisite High Tea with sparkling wine. Program:…

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The Baroque Viola

15 June @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Christ Church St Lucia, 3 Baty St
St Lucia, QLD 4067 Australia
$12 – $30

Take part in baroque violist Katie Yap’s musical trip to Europe and back – before she takes the journey in person! Beginning with the sunrise theme of Handel’s first violin sonata (arranged for viola and cello), Katie and her travelling companion, cellist Dan Curro will explore beloved works from 18th Century Europe by J.S. Bach, Stamitz and Boccherini. Then they’ll hop in the TARDIS to arrive in modern Australia, still armed with their baroque instruments! Discover the enchanting and intimate…

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Terra Australis – Land of the Imagination | Australian Chamber Choir

16 June @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
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One event on 26 June 2019 at 3:00 pm

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Middle Park, 218 Richardson Street
Middle Park, VIC 3206 Australia
$20 – $85

WORLD FIRST Terra Australis – Land of the Imagination Australian Chamber Choir, directed by Douglas Lawrence Great music for choir is matched by year with voyages in search of Terra Australis, the fabled Great Southern Land. The program includes music by the first published black composer, Vicente Lusitano (?-1561). This astounding piece of chromatic polyphony is contemporary with Oronce Finé’s Atlas of 1531, in which Terra Australis is depicted. Matthew Flinders died the day after his book, A Voyage to…

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Melbourne Chamber Orchestra: Baroque Oboe

20 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Iwaki Auditorium – ABC Southbank Centre, Southbank, Cnr Sturt Street and Southbank Blvd
Southbank, VIC 3000 Australia
$40 – $133

With its lucid, penetrating tone, the oboe captivates the ear and touches the heart. Australia’s greatest oboe star, Diana Doherty, joins MCO for oboe masterpieces from the Italian Baroque by Vivaldi & Albinoni, with a new double concerto by popular Melbourne composer Joe Chindamo. PROGRAM: CORELLI Concerto Grosso in C minor Op 6 No 3 AVISON Concerto Grosso in E flat major Op 9 No 7 JOE CHINDAMO Sanctuary for oboe, cor anglais & orchestra* (*Victorian première season) VIVALDI Concerto…

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Twilight Musical Dialogues: Musical Kin – Husband & Wife

21 June @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm AEST
Adamstown Uniting Church, Adamstown, 228 Brunker R​oad
Adamstown, NSW 2289 Australia
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$35 – $50

Tickets: Adult $50 | Concession $35 Both stemming from musical families, husband and wife Ami Williamson and Clemens Leske join Artistic Director Sally Walker to share part of their artistic lives with us, with works by composers with extensive family trees: the Bach, Mozart, Schumann and Williamson families, including some of Ami’s original songs. “The family that plays together, stays together”. You will have heard of Bach, Schumann, Mozart and Mendelssohn, but have you heard of Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Clara…

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Bach B Minor Mass – ANAM

21 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Melbourne Recital Centre, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Southbank, 31 Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006 Australia
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A comment under a YouTube video can speak more directly than an elegantly written program note. About Bach’s B minor Mass, one user has written: “Probably the best piece of music EVER written, and I’m not even exaggerating, I’m being serious.” Completed the year before Bach’s death, the Mass is one of the most inspiring pieces of music ever composed. As musicologist Alberto Basso has put it: “The Mass in B minor is the consecration of a whole life.” The…

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Songs of the Solstice

22 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Gosford Regional Gallery, 36 Webb St
East Gosford, NSW 2250 Australia
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$15 – $86

Celebrate the Winter Solstice with a unique performance experience and a glass of mead Inspired by the colour and movement of the landscape of Iceland ‘Songs of the Solstice’ is set against the backdrop of a Winter art installation. The artistic works draw inspiration from the best-selling novel ‘Burial Rites’ written by Australian author Hannah Kent. "The mood and ambience of the Icelandic landscape that Hannah Kent creates in her novel stayed with me a long time" says Songs of…

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Willoughby Symphony Choir sings Messiah

23 June @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
The Concourse: Concert Hall, Chatswood, 409 Victoria Avenue
Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
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$51

Tickets: Adult $51 | Youth (16-26yrs) $23 | Junior (5-15yrs) $15 | Family of 4 (admits 4) $110 This is a performance of Handel’s Messiah with a difference. Willoughby Symphony Choir are presenting the full symphonic orchestration by Sir Eugene Goossens which adds a remarkable depth to this much-loved oratorio. This is a very unique arrangement that has rarely been heard in Australia. This orchestration adds a grand, lush quality to the much-loved arias and choruses. These remain as integral…

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Melbourne Chamber Orchestra: Baroque Oboe

23 June @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Melbourne Recital Centre, Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006 Australia
$40 – $133

With its lucid, penetrating tone, the oboe captivates the ear and touches the heart. Australia’s greatest oboe star, Diana Doherty, joins MCO for oboe masterpieces from the Italian Baroque by Vivaldi & Albinoni, with a new double concerto by popular Melbourne composer Joe Chindamo. PROGRAM: CORELLI Concerto Grosso in C minor Op 6 No 3 AVISON Concerto Grosso in E flat major Op 9 No 7 JOE CHINDAMO Sanctuary for oboe, cor anglais & orchestra* (*Victorian première season) VIVALDI Concerto…

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