Sydney Bach Society | Summer 2021

Christ Church St Laurence 812 George Street, Sydney

Create NSW and Christ Church St Laurence present the Sydney Bach Society Summer 2021; two free lunchtime recitals featuring some of Sydney's leading freelance musicians. Join us at 1pm on Thursday, January 28 and February 25 for sumptuous recitals of Baroque masterworks and the world premieres of two newly commissioned compositions. PROGRAM January 28: Tim…

Free

Paul Cutlan String Project | Living

Riverside Theatres, Parramatta Corner Church and Market Streets, Parramatta

Riverside Theatres Presents PAUL CUTLAN STRING PROJECT: LIVING In association with SIMA “The composing and improvising are of equal merit – some achievement for such an ambitious genre-defying project.” – John Shand, SMH Paul Cutlan’s String Project perform a profound and uplifting program from their new album, Living. Bridging classical, jazz and world music styles,…

$25 – $39

Callum Watson | The Melbourne Suite

Kensington Town Hall 30-34 Bellair St, Kensington

The Melbourne Suite is a new collection of four high-energy chamber music works celebrating the past, present and future of some of Melbourne’s most famous roads and streets. Composed by award-winning composer Callum Watson, the four works include ‘Flinders St’, ‘The Ring Road’, ‘Brunswick St’ and ‘Chapel St’. Inspired by Fats Wallers famous 'London Suite' written…

$15 – $20

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Voyage of Musical Discovery – Motivic Development

City Recital Hall, Sydney 2-12 Angel Place, Sydney

ARTISTS Presented by Rachael Beesley & Nicole van Bruggen Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra Nick Russoniello PROGRAM MAX BRUCH | Serenade for Strings after Swedish Melodies (1916) Max Bruch’s Serenade for Strings takes tunes and themes from Swedish folk music and develops them into a sweeping orchestral work. With the musicians of the Australian Romantic…

Sydney Bach Society | Summer 2021

Christ Church St Laurence 812 George Street, Sydney

Create NSW and Christ Church St Laurence present the Sydney Bach Society Summer 2021; two free lunchtime recitals featuring some of Sydney's leading freelance musicians. Join us at 1pm on Thursday, January 28 and February 25 for sumptuous recitals of Baroque masterworks and the world premieres of two newly commissioned compositions. PROGRAM January 28: Tim…

Free

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Voyage of Musical Discovery – Voices & Instruments

City Recital Hall, Sydney 2-12 Angel Place, Sydney

Voices & Instruments explores how orchestras and choirs blend sounds and tones into a cohesive whole. The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra’s expert chamber musicians introduce the collaborative interplay of instruments – and their roles and personalities – in Franz Berwald’s Grand Septet, a delightful piece that beautifully balances winds and strings. ARTISTS Presented by…

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Voyage of Musical Discovery – Texture & Timbre

City Recital Hall, Sydney 2-12 Angel Place, Sydney

Haydn wrote his second-last symphony during his time in London where he had access to a much larger orchestra, inspiring him to create new textures and timbres which highlight the sounds of the winds, brass and, particularly in this work, the timpani. The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra examines these various sounds and styles with…