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December 2019

Omega Ensemble at the Mint | Sydney Living Museums

8 December 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm AEDT
The Mint, Sydney, 10 Macquarie Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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$210

Sydney Living Museums presents Omega Ensemble at the Mint – a three part concert series performed by The Omega Ensemble to coincide with the Songs of Home exhibition now on at the Museum of Sydney. Spend your Sunday afternoons enjoying invigorating performances by the Omega Ensemble, one of Australia's foremost professional chamber music groups within the historic city oasis of The Mint on Macquarie Street. Experience one or all of these evocative concerts in this striking setting. Concert One: Songs of…

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Allegri Ensemble | In Dulci Jubilo

14 December 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT
All Saints Church South Hobart, South Hobart, 339 Macquarie Street
South Hobart, TAS 7004 Australia
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$10 – $40

Tickets at $40 and $30 (concession) are available from the Theatre Royal Box Office, ph (03) 6146 3300, https://www.theatreroyal.com.au/shows/dulci-jubilo or at the door from 7:30pm, when student rush tickets at $10 will also be available. Allegri Ensemble presents In Dulci Jubilo in the intimate setting of All Saints Church in South Hobart. This hour-long program presents beautiful Christmas music from the past 500 years in poignant juxtapositions of ancient and modern. The backbone of the concert features two Christmas cantatas…

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Adhoc Baroque | Christmas Treasures

15 December 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT
Chapel of the Annunciation, Canberra Girls’ Grammar School, 48 Melbourne Avenue, Deakin
Canberra, ACT 2600 Australia
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$30

Adhoc Baroque's Christmas concert, with special guest Andrew Fysh and with Bianca Porcheddu, Dan Russell, Clara Teniswood and Rachel Walker. Look forward to some gems such as "Si apra il riso" by Stradella and trios by Charpentier, as well as works by Schütz, Peruchona and Buxtehude.

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Genesis Baroque | Corelli Christmas

15 December 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEDT
Rosina Auditorium, Abbotsford Convent, 1 St Heliers Street
Abbotsford, Victoria 3067 Australia
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$58 – $72.50

Join Genesis Baroque for a sumptuous celebration of the father of the concerto grosso, Arcangelo Corelli, in a rarely heard performance of his complete Opus 6 Concerti Grossi. This critically-acclaimed period chamber orchestra is fast growing a reputation as a a dynamic and compelling voice in the Melbourne musical scene. Consummate expatriate violinist Sophie Gent and Genesis Baroque concertmaster, Lucinda Moon, shine as soloists in these extraordinary works. Both musicians are notable for their nuanced, elegant approach and creative flair, and…

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SOLD OUT | River City Voices present Handel’s Messiah

17 December 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm AEDT
St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta, 1 Marist Place
Parramatta, NSW 2150 Australia
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What better way to end River City Voices' inaugural year than with Handel's majestic masterpiece, Messiah. Fresh from performances at the Sydney Opera House with Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, River City Voices will be joined by Sydney Philharmonia Choirs choristers and musicians, plus stunning soloists: internationally acclaimed Opera Australia baritone and Western Sydney local, Warwick Fyfe; highly acclaimed former Song Company soprano, Susannah Lawergren; talented mezzo-soprano Alexandra Mathew; and London-based tenor and gold medallist at the World Championships of Performing, Damien Noyce. Under…

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Argyle Orchestra & Choir presents Handel’s Messiah

18 December 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm AEDT
St Davids Cathedral, Hobart Hobart, Tasmania 7000 Australia + Google Map
$25 – $30

Once again the Argyle Orchestra and choir are coming together to perform Handel's Messiah in the gorgeous St David's Cathedral in Hobart. Performers: The Argyle Orchestra and Choir Lana Kains | Soprano Rebeka Hren Dragolic | Alto Michael Kregor | Tenor Jeremy Boulton | Bass Jamie Allen | Conductor

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January 2020

Chaos and Chasms: Music of the French Baroque

18 January 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT
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One event on 19 January 2020 at 2:00 pm

Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford, 1 St Heliers St
Abbotsford, VIC 3067 Australia
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$5 – $25

Be submerged in the unique sound-world of the French Baroque as early-career instrumentalists from around the country join together for “Chaos and Chasms”. This unique project weaves the works of Jean-Fery Rebel and Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre into a narrative featuring enamoured mortals, passionate gods, nymphs, demons, nightingales and inevitable tragedy. The instrumental music performed on baroque instruments evokes the energy, emotion and characters of the tale, while the tragic state of a proud lover’s turmoil is embodied in…

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Chaos and Chasms: Music of the French Baroque

19 January 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm AEDT
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One event on 19 January 2020 at 2:00 pm

Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford, 1 St Heliers St
Abbotsford, VIC 3067 Australia
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$5 – $25

Be submerged in the unique sound-world of the French Baroque as early-career instrumentalists from around the country join together for “Chaos and Chasms”. This unique project weaves the works of Jean-Fery Rebel and Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre into a narrative featuring enamoured mortals, passionate gods, nymphs, demons, nightingales and inevitable tragedy. The instrumental music performed on baroque instruments evokes the energy, emotion and characters of the tale, while the tragic state of a proud lover’s turmoil is embodied in…

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February 2020

Baroque Women

27 February 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Tempo Rubato, 34 Breese Street
Brunswick, Victoria 3056 Australia
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$20 – $25

In the lead up to International Women's Day, come hear a program of entirely baroque women - the composers & musicians! The Muses' Delight will be joined by the wonderful harpsichordist, Elizabeth Anderson to explore 18th century repertoire by female composers. The program will include Anna Bon, Isabella Leonarda, Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre and more. They might not be household names, but they prove that women have always been making music. Available online & cash at the door

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September 2020

ANAM | Dragons in the Sky

12 September 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Australian National Academy of Music, South Melbourne, 210 Bank St
South Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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$25 – $62

A COMPELLING EVENING OF MUSIC FOR BRASS AND PERCUSSION DIRECTED BY TWO INTERNATIONAL SYMPHONIC LEADERS – THE CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA’S PRINCIPAL PERCUSSION CYNTHIA YEH AND THE LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC’S PRINCIPAL HORN, ANDREW BAIN. This diverse program takes you from the Venetian Renaissance, and the antiphonal music of Gabrieli, to music receiving its world premiere, a major new work commissioned by ANAM from Australian composer Gerard Brophy Morten Lauridsen’s contemporary classic – his choral setting of O Magnum Mysterium – shines…

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