Phoenix Collective | Tales of War – Central Coast

Greenway Chapel and Memorial Gardens 460 Avoca Drive, Green Point, New South Wales

Turmoil, tension, destruction and death. Why have humans turned to war, when the outcome is so bleak? This powerful program explores sadness, greed, human nature, mother nature, fascism, freedom and the enduring human spirit. Covid-19 has rescheduled this concert four times, now PCQ are ready to deliver this epic saga. String quartets by Shostakovich, Barber…

$40

Selby & Friends | A Rose Between Two Thorns – Southern Highlands

Chevalier College Performing Arts Centre, Burradoo 566 Moss Vale Road, Burradoo, NSW

Our title for this program is quite obviously tongue in cheek! One cannot possibly label either of the great melody masters, Rachmaninov and Schubert, as anything remotely close to being thorns, but the idiom seemed apt in the context of the largely underestimated Fanny Mendelssohn as a composer to be admired in her own right.…

Phoenix Collective | The Juliet Letters – Central Coast

Greenway Chapel and Memorial Gardens 460 Avoca Drive, Green Point, New South Wales

A song cycle for voice and string quartet written by Elvis Costello and the Brodsky Quartet. “So there was this professor in Verona who answered letters addressed to Juliet .... Well, if that sounds like the start of a tall story I suppose it is… Quite how he came by these letters in the first…

$40