Past Events › Featured

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

September 2018

Ensemble Vinifera: Screen Sounds

30 September 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
Ku-ring-gai Town Hall, Pymble, 1186 Pacific Hwy
Pymble, NSW 2073 Australia
+ Google Map

Ensemble Vinifera perform a program of music by composers associated with the Silver Screen. The essence of great film music is to educe an emotional response from the audience and our featured composers were masters of this craft. Bernard Herrmann’s “Echoes” for String Quartet is very reminiscent of his music for several of Alfred Hitchcock’s greatest movies and utilises a theme from his score for “The Snows of Kilimanjaro”. Then we change pace to the sweet and rather buoyant Quintet…

Find out more »

October 2018

Duo Deconet: Latin American Gala

20 October 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm AEDT
Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, Corner Art Gallery Way & Myahgah Rd
Mosman, NSW 2088 Australia
+ Google Map

Mexican pianist, Irma Enriquez brings a variety of works in Latin American Gala.

Find out more »

November 2018

BackStage Music: Singles Club + Alice Chance (Infinity for Dinner)

22 November 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Woodburn Creatives, 1 Woodburn Street
Redfern, NSW 2016 Australia
+ Google Map

Singles Club, curated by Bree van Reyk, brings together a collection of artists from different disciplines for a set of solo music/dance/art performances.

Find out more »

December 2018

Halcyon: Shining Shores

1 December 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm AEDT
Music Workshop, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, 1 Conservatorium Road,
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
+ Google Map

Shining Shores, collects together pieces with a special focus on the natural world of moonlight and water with works from Australia, New Zealand, the UK and the US.

Find out more »

June 2019

Ironwood: Trésors des Pianistes

1 June 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm AEST
Sydney Conservatorium of Music: Recital Hall West, Sydney, Conservatorium Road
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
+ Google Map

After a rapturous reception for Ironwood’s performance of Saint-Saëns piano quintet last year they continue their exploration of French Romantic piano music with a beautiful work by Louise Farrenc. A professor of piano for over thirty years at the Paris Conservatoire, Farrenc had connections with many of the great figures in musical history, and was also celebrated as a composer. ‘Les Trésors des Pianistes’ is an anthology of great works for the piano, edited by Farrenc and encompassing three centuries…

Find out more »

July 2019

Ironwood: Prussian Frogs & Bohemian Princes

19 July 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm AEST
Paddington Uniting Church, Paddington, 395 Oxford St
Paddington, NSW 2021 Australia
+ Google Map

Divine and distinctive string quartets by Haydn and Beethoven. Haydn’s opus 50 quartets were dedicated to the Prussian King Frederick William II, with number 6 nicknamed as ‘The Frog’ after a special ‘bariolage’ effect in its final movement. Beethoven’s opus 18 string quartets were commissioned by the Bohemian prince Joseph Franz von Lobkowitz, and are widely acclaimed as some of the finest chamber works ever written. Program: HAYDN | String quartet op. 50 no. 6 in D major BEETHOVEN | String quartet…

Find out more »

August 2019

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra: New Constellations

24 August 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm AEST
The Edge, State Library of Queensland, Stanley Place
Brisbane, Queensland 4101 Australia
+ Google Map

Berlin-based violinist Jakob Lehmann leads an ensemble of specialist local and international chamber musicians through the expansive sounds and pioneering ideas of New Constellations. The Octet for Strings was written when Mendelssohn was just 16, and illustrates the transformation of performance techniques in the chamber music of the early-Romantic period. Brahms destroyed the nonet version of his Serenade, but based on archives and written accounts this original chamber version has been brought back to life. Founded under the Artistic Direction…

Find out more »

September 2019

Concert For Life – World Suicide Prevention Day Concert

10 September 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm AEST
Sydney Conservatorium of Music: Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney, Conservatorium Road
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
+ Google Map
$99 – $129

Join some of Australia’s finest musicians for a very special concert at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music to raise funds for the Westerman Jilya Institute for Indigenous Mental Health, and the Dr Tracy Westerman Aboriginal Psychology Scholarship Program. Held on 10th September, World Suicide Prevention Day, Concert for Life will bring together musicians from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Opera Australia Orchestra to form the ‘Orchestra for Life’ for an evening that promises to be one of the year’s musical…

Find out more »

December 2019

The Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra present Handel’s Messiah

8 December 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, Swanston Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
+ Google Map

Tickets: Adult from $56 | Concession from $46 | Student from $32 | Child under 16 from $20 Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir & Orchestra present Handel’s iconic Messiah for the world record 240th time since 1853. The world’s most-loved oratorio, famous for its sparkling arias, powerful choruses and surging climaxes including the magnificent Hallelujah! Chorus and the equally thrilling Amen! Chorus which concludes the work. Featuring over 100 talented musicians from the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, the grand Town Hall organ, and a magnificent international cast…

Find out more »

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
+ Google Map

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…

Find out more »
+ Export Events