Bach Akademie Australia superbly captures Bach’s imaginative brilliance

Bach Akademie Australia – Alleluja Friday 26th March 2021 – Melbourne Digital Concert Hall Bach Akademie Australia’s celebratory programme for Easter was held in St Francis of Assisi’s Church in Sydney’s Paddington, the musicians performing from a semicircular marble dais,…

Bach Akademie Australia | Alleluja – an Easter Celebration – Wahroonga

Easter offers us an opportunity to both reflect and celebrate at this special time of year. In our first concert of 2021, we start with Bach’s early easter cantata BWV 4 ‘Christ lag in Todesbanden’. For those who love the…

Bach Akademie Australia | Alleluja – an Easter Celebration – Paddington

Easter offers us an opportunity to both reflect and celebrate at this special time of year. In our first concert of 2021, we start with Bach’s early easter cantata BWV 4 ‘Christ lag in Todesbanden’. For those who love the…

Bach Akademie Australia | Alleluja – an Easter Celebration

This concert is live streamed on Melbourne Digital Concert Hall Easter offers us an opportunity to both reflect and celebrate at this special time of year. In our first concert of 2021, we start with Bach’s early easter cantata BWV…

Review: Bach Akademie Australia’s Luminous Christmas Joy

Weihnachtsfreude Wednesday 16th December 2020 Introduced by Chris Howlett from the Melbourne Digital Concert Hall, the Bach Akademie Australia offered a wonderfully spirited performance of Christmas Joy in celebration of the impending season. A small ensemble of experts familiar on…

Bach Akademie Australia I Weihnachtsfreude

This is a live streamed event by Melbourne Digital Concert Hall Join us for a program of Christmas Joy to celebrate the coming season which will be all the more meaningful for us all after the events of 2020. The…

The Song Company | Messiah Part 1

This is a live streamed event by Melbourne Digital Concert Hall The soloists of The Song Company perform Part 1 of Handel’s most beloved work for Christmas in this special presentation designed for these times. 12 of the finest singers…

Review: Weichnachtsfreude

Bach Akademie Australia Christ Church St Laurence, Friday November 13, 2020 In the first orchestral concert for Christ Church St Laurence since COVID struck down the performing arts, the exquisite Bach Akademie Australia chamber ensemble presented two intimate evening concerts,…

Review: Bach’s Universal Light

Melbourne Digital Concert Hall Friday 2 October 7.00pm Bach’s Universal Light Australian Bach Akademie dir. By Madeleine Easton J.S. Bach – Cantata BWV 106 ‘Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit’ – Actus Tragicus J.S. Bach – Toccata and Fugue BWV…

Bach Akademie Australia celebrated Christmas-time with Bach works of “Comfort & Joy”

Going to concerts usually involve some meticulous planning on my part. But this time, I was familiar with the venue of the Bach Akademie Concert: Christ Church St Laurence. I also know how much work had been done during its…

Q&A with Bach Akademie Australia’s founder, violinist Madeleine Easton

Ahead of Bach Akademie Australia’s final concerts for the year, classikON spoke to the ensemble’s Founder and Artistic Director, Australian violinist Madeleine Easton, about the group’s inception, the ‘Comfort and Joy’ Bach’s music brings (particularly at Christmas-time), and why you…

Bach Akademie Australia didn’t disappoint with Bach’s magical concerti

If there was a star-spangled concert in Sydney’s Early Music scene, this would be it. Madeleine Easton, Neal Peres da Costa, Mikaela Oberg, Alicia Crossley and Aaron Reichelt represented the best in their chosen instruments and they didn’t disappoint. What…

Wonderful musicianship from Bach Akademie Australia

The huge audience that attended the concert by the Bach Akademie Australia in the St Francis of Assisi Church Paddington are great supporters of the music of Bach and also enthusiastic for the success of this newly formed specialist group.…