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…

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,…

$25 – $39

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

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Sydney

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

This delightful season opener presents a fascinating glimpse of how three important composers of the first half of the 20th Century re-imagined the piano trio in these powerful ‘miniatures’. All composed within 19 years of each other and from vastly different European cultures, they contrast and complement the highly developed piano trio format produced by…

Pocket Opera | The Marriage of Figaro

The Concourse Theatre, Chatswood 409 Victoria Road, Chatswood

Getting to the altar on time has never been more fraught with complications than in Mozart’s comic masterpiece The Marriage of Figaro. A frisky count, his neglected wife, the object of his desire and her cunning fiancé – plus a cadre of feverish characters – create and navigate chaos. All in the name of love.…

Pocket Opera | The Marriage of Figaro

The Concourse Theatre, Chatswood 409 Victoria Road, Chatswood

Getting to the altar on time has never been more fraught with complications than in Mozart’s comic masterpiece The Marriage of Figaro. A frisky count, his neglected wife, the object of his desire and her cunning fiancé – plus a cadre of feverish characters – create and navigate chaos. All in the name of love.…

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Evoke – Sydney

The Hills Grammar School Performance Centre 43 Kenthurst Road, Entry via Gate 1, Kenthurst

The early years of the nineteenth century saw a surge in popularity for works composed for larger chamber ensembles of winds and strings. Beethoven’s Septet in E-flat major, Op. 20, was considered the very peak of the genre: so successful was it that publishers released multiple arrangements of it for different-sized ensembles, prompting Beethoven to…

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…