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May 2019

Australian String Quartet: Moore Beethoven Brahms

27 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
Melbourne Recital Centre, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Southbank, 31 Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006 Australia
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Single tickets: Standard $92 | Concession $72 | Under 30 $30 A young man brimming with confidence and sure of a bright future: this is Beethoven at the time of creating his first string quartets. His opus 18 no 4 is quicksilver in its variety of moods and characters, thoroughly conveying both technical mastery and compelling artistic personality. Seventy years later, Brahms displayed a devotion to chamber music that went against the spirit of his times. But like an artist…

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Australian String Quartet: Moore Beethoven Brahms

28 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
Government House Ballroom, Perth, St Georges Terrace
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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Single tickets: Standard $92 | Concession $72 | Under 30 $30 A young man brimming with confidence and sure of a bright future: this is Beethoven at the time of creating his first string quartets. His opus 18 no 4 is quicksilver in its variety of moods and characters, thoroughly conveying both technical mastery and compelling artistic personality. Seventy years later, Brahms displayed a devotion to chamber music that went against the spirit of his times. But like an artist…

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Konzertprojekt presents: Greyscale – Light Qualities | Vivid Sydney 2019

31 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
St Stephen’s Uniting Church, Sydney, 197 Macquarie St
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Free

The second concert in the Light Qualities series, Greyscale features emerging string quartet Quart-Ed. These talented musicians have a music education background and are passionate about making music fun and accessible for all. They have chosen a selection of pieces for quartets by Australian composers to share with the audience. In addition, David Tocknell and Liam Mulligan each contribute new works inspired by the idea of Greyscale, which Quart-Ed will premiere at the concert. Come to hear great string quartet music…

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June 2019

Willoughby Symphony Orchestra: Pastoral | Vivid Sydney

1 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
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The Concourse: Concert Hall, Chatswood, 409 Victoria Avenue
Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $51 | Concession $48 | Youth (16-26 years) $23 | Child (5-15 years) $15 | Family (2 adults + 2 children) $110 Join Willoughby Symphony Orchestra for an imaginative journey through time in PASTORAL. Beginning with Ravel's charming orchestration of his own Le Tombeau de Couperin, a work dedicated individually to friends and acquaintances the composer lost in in the first World War, this gorgeous suite is sure to have an emotional impact. Willoughby Symphony Orchestra is proud…

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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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Willoughby Symphony Orchestra: Pastoral | Vivid Sydney

2 June @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEST
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One event on 2 June 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Concourse: Concert Hall, Chatswood, 409 Victoria Avenue
Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $51 | Concession $48 | Youth (16-26 years) $23 | Child (5-15 years) $15 | Family (2 adults + 2 children) $110 Join Willoughby Symphony Orchestra for an imaginative journey through time in PASTORAL. Beginning with Ravel's charming orchestration of his own Le Tombeau de Couperin, a work dedicated individually to friends and acquaintances the composer lost in in the first World War, this gorgeous suite is sure to have an emotional impact. Willoughby Symphony Orchestra is proud…

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Ten Thousand Birds – ANAM

4 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
South Melbourne Town Hall, ANAM, South Melbourne, 210 Bank Street
South Melbourne, VIC 3205 Australia
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“The birds were my teachers,” says composer John Luther Adams, whose music is a natural extension of his long-time environmental activism. Birds have inspired composers from Mozart to Messiaen; in Adams’ case, it was hearing the song of a wood thrush for the first time that set him on his path as a composer inspired by the beauty and majesty of the natural world. In Adams’ words, Ten Thousand Birds is not a fixed composition, but “an atlas of musical possibilities for…

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Konzertprojekt presents: Contrast – Light Qualities | Vivid Sydney 2019

6 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
St Stephen’s Uniting Church, Sydney, 197 Macquarie St
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Contrast, the third concert in the Light Qualities series takes listeners into the realm of solo, electro-acoustic and improvised music. This concert presents works written and performed by members of the Konzertprojekt collective, as well as guest composers Ben Robinson and Maddy Briggs. Together saxophones, euphoniums, poetry, live electroacoustic sounds and audiovisual works provide an exciting and varied program for audiences to enjoy. Light Qualities is an exciting series of four concerts presented by emerging Sydney-based composer-performer collective Konzertprojekt in…

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City Recital Hall presents: Concertos on Fire

7 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
City Recital Hall, Sydney, 2-12 Angel Place
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $59 | Concession $55 | City Recital Hall Member $49 | Under 30s $30 Concertos on Fire explores dynamic new directions in classical concert presentation. This concert features one of Australia’s most well-known violin concertos: Maninyas by Ross Edwards alongside the premiere of a brand new concerto Tale of The Firebird composed by Chloé Charody for fire-taming violinist Sonja Schebeck and interdisciplinary acrobatic ensemble The Freestyle Orchestra. Fire becomes an instrument of the ensemble, musicians fly and music…

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Leichhardt Espresso Chorus: Pánta Kremámena – All Things Suspended

9 June @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm AEST
St James’ Church, 173 King St
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $40 | Early Bird (available until May 26) $35 | Concession $35 | Student/Child (up to 18 years) $20 Pánta Kremámena draws from Judaeo-Christian liturgy, interweaving new music with the ancient practice of public worship: readings, petitions, psalms, sermons. The work is a meditation on the idea of creation, reckoning with our flawed design, and with our capacity to create terrible and beautiful things alike. LEC Artistic Director Michelle Leonard says: "Josephine Gibson has written a new innovative…

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Australian String Quartet: Moore Beethoven Brahms

11 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
Adelaide Town Hall, Adelaide, 128 King William St
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Single tickets: Standard $85 | Concession $66 | Under 30 $30 A young man brimming with confidence and sure of a bright future: this is Beethoven at the time of creating his first string quartets. His opus 18 no 4 is quicksilver in its variety of moods and characters, thoroughly conveying both technical mastery and compelling artistic personality. Seventy years later, Brahms displayed a devotion to chamber music that went against the spirit of his times. But like an artist…

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Konzertprojekt presents: Brightness – Light Qualities | Vivid Sydney 2019

14 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST
St Stephen’s Uniting Church, Sydney, 197 Macquarie St
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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Brightness is the culmination of the Light Qualities mini-festival with performances from newly formed chamber collective Ensemble Terra and recorder quartet The Judgement of Paris. Works by a range of Australian composers including Stuart Greenbaum and Matthew Hindson will be performed alongside those of emerging early-career composers, giving audiences a selection of existing and new Australian music to enjoy. Konzertprojekt members Lachlan Foster and Gabrielle Cadenhead, as well as guest composer Christine Pan, each contribute new works in response to the idea of Brightness, which will be premiered on the night. Come to this concert to discover…

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Matthew Fagan + band and orchestra: STAR SHOW – A Rock & Classical Journey Through The Universe

15 June @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Deakin Edge, Federation Square, 1 Flinders Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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Tickets: Adult $50 | Concession $42 | Student $35 | Child 16 Under $30 | Group 8+ $40 per person A sound and visual spectacular, featuring 10 String Guitarist Matthew James Fagan (aka Lord of the Strings!) plus band and orchestra performing the music of Pink Floyd, Holst, War of the Worlds, ELO, Led Zeppelin, Queen, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Alan Parsons, original compositions and more. Also starring Perry Vlahos – a leading astronomer and acknowledged expert in the night-sky.…

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July 2019

Twilight Concert Series: Ecstatic Dances – Dimity Hall & Julian Smiles in Concert

4 July @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm AEST

Tickets: Adult $60 | Senior $50 | Concession $40 Program BACH Two-part Inventions for violin and cello (nos. 4, 13 & 8) EDWARDS Ecstatic Dances VASKS  Castillo Interior RAVEL Sonata for violin and cello HINDSON ‘1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8’ Join us for a drink post-concert with the artists About the artists Dimity Hall is well known to national and international audiences as a member of both the Goldner String Quartet and the Australia Ensemble@UNSW with whom she has performed, toured and recorded extensively, to critical acclaim.…

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Australian World Orchestra

26 July @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall, Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne, VIC 3004 Australia
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$79 – $209

The Australian World Orchestra returns to Hamer Hall for 1 spectacular performance Friday 26 July. This award-winning orchestra features Australia's finest musicians who play in the world's greatest orchestra, together on stage for their annual Australian concert tour. 2019 Guest Conductor Alexander Briger will lead the orchestra in a performance of: WESTLAKE, Nigel – Flying Dream JANÁČEK, Leoš – Taras Bulba, a Rhapsody for Orchestra SIBELIUS, Jean – Symphony No. 2, Op.43, D major Nigel Westlake’s Flying Dream is an original composition by Westlake,…

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Australian World Orchestra

27 July @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm AEST
Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra, William Herbert Place
Canberra, ACT 2601 Australia
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$76.50

Individual tickets: $68 - $145 There is no orchestra quite like the Australian World Orchestra; they’re a unique and unforgettable experience. Once a year the AWO assembles Australia’s finest musicians from the world’s great orchestra to present exhilarating classical concerts. In their short history they have won multiple awards and attracted some of the greatest conductors of our time including Sir Simon Rattle, Maestros Zubin Mehta & Riccardo Muti and Simone Young AM. The Australian World Orchestra reunites for their first Canberra performance, with…

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August 2019

Twilight Concert Series: You’re gonna love tomorrow

1 August @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm AEST

Tickets: Adult $60 | Senior $50 | Concession $40 Program Musical Director Harrison Collins leads us through an intimate hour of cabaret, exploring dreams and passions. Consisting of solos, duets, and ensemble numbers from the much loved and critically acclaimed Broadway musicals Follies, Kiss Me Kate, City of Angels, Jesus Christ Superstar, You’re gonna love tomorrow will feature the best of Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cole Porter. Join us for a drink with the artist post-concert The artists Musical…

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