Calvin Abdiel & Cedar Newman | Exquisite Music Exquisite Food

The Stables Bendooley Estate 3020 Old Hume Highway Berrima, Berrima, NSW

There is no better way to enjoy classical music than over dinner and wine in the company of friends.  Take a weekend break to the Southern Highlands and join us at Bendooley Estate, Berrima, for a classic 2-course dinner and the music of Schubert and Strauss. Our young artists for the night are the highly […]

$120

Newcastle Music Festival | Song of the Earth

Adamstown Uniting Church, Adamstown 228 Brunker R​oad, Adamstown, NSW, Australia

Mahler’s extraordinary music “Song of the Earth” is perhaps the greatest song cycle of the 20th century. It captures the essence of the very human struggle that unites us, and ultimately, the quiet ecstasy of acceptance bringing inner peace. Performed by Opera Australia artists Iain Henderson and Genevieve Dickson, with Jonathan Wilson playing Mahler’s original […]

$24 – $49

Newcastle Music Festival | Fanfare – Organ and Trumpet

Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle 52 Church Street, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Organist David Drury and trumpeter Andy Fiddes perform together in this lunchtime celebration at Newcastle's Christ Church Cathedral. Performing Artists David Drury | Andy Fiddes Program WALTHER – Concerto del Tomasi Albinoni (allegro, adagio, allegro) J.S. BACH – Fugue on the Magnificat HOVHANESS – Prayer of St Gregory MESSIAEN – Vocalese/etude opus 151 DRURY – Improvisation PEETERS – Aria Jazz standard arr. FIDDES SAINT-SAENS– […]

$24 – $449

Newcastle Music Festival | Opera Cocktails

Stanley Park 77 Fullerton Cove Road Fullerton Cove, NSW, Australia

The beautiful Stanley Park on the shores of Fullerton Cove is host every year to Opera Cocktails. In 2024 we are joined by soprano Eden Shifroni, baritone Benjamin Caukwell and mezzo soprano Angela Hogan, with pianist Claire Howard Race, for an evening of operatic favourites, canapes and fine wine. This year we will be located […]

$75

Newcastle Music Festival | A Saxophone in Paris

Newcastle Conservatorium of Music, Harold Lobb Concert Hall, Newcastle cnr Auckland and Laman Streets, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

The outstanding Nexas Quartet present “A Saxophone in Paris”. Nexas Quartet stands as a trailblazing saxophone ensemble known for redefining the boundaries of chamber music. Comprising saxophonists Michael Duke, Andrew Smith, Nathan Henshaw, and Jay Byrnes, the quartet has garnered widespread recognition for their exceptional musicianship and unique artistic approach. PROGRAM Claude Debussy – Clair […]

$24 – $49

Newcastle Music Festival | Ben Mingay and Friends

Newcastle Conservatorium of Music, Harold Lobb Concert Hall, Newcastle cnr Auckland and Laman Streets, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Star of screen and stage Ben Mingay joins musicians and vocalists Sue Carson and Heather Price, with celebrated associate artist Bev Kennedy, in an evening of great entertainment and musical variety, showcasing the diverse talents of these four brilliant performers. Brilliant locals & inspiring guests |  8 - 18 August 2024 |  Festival Encore 23 August

$59 – $69

Newcastle Music Festival | Gershwin and More

Adamstown Uniting Church, Adamstown 228 Brunker R​oad, Adamstown, NSW, Australia

The great Simon Tedeschi needs no introduction to Australian audiences, as he has graced our concert stages on piano for most of his life. Joined by George Washingmachine on violin, Simon and George display their musical versatility in an evening of jazz. Image credit: Keith Saunders Brilliant locals & inspiring guests | 8 – 18 […]

$24 – $49