Carols at the House

Brett Weymark conductor Teddy Tahu Rhodes baritone Christmas Choir Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra An elegant celebration of Christmas on a symphonic scale. Sydney Philharmonia Choir’s choral Christmas extravaganzas are a beloved annual tradition, and an essential start to the season. It’s impossible to…

 
Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra: Carols at the House

Brett Weymark conductor Teddy Tahu Rhodes baritone Christmas Choir Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra An elegant celebration of Christmas on a symphonic scale. Sydney Philharmonia Choir’s choral Christmas extravaganzas are a beloved annual tradition, and an essential start to the season. It’s impossible to…

 
Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra: Carols at the House

Brett Weymark conductor Teddy Tahu Rhodes baritone Christmas Choir Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra An elegant celebration of Christmas on a symphonic scale. Sydney Philharmonia Choir’s choral Christmas extravaganzas are a beloved annual tradition, and an essential start to the season. It’s impossible to…

 
Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra: Carols at the House

Brett Weymark conductor Teddy Tahu Rhodes baritone Christmas Choir Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra An elegant celebration of Christmas on a symphonic scale. Sydney Philharmonia Choir’s choral Christmas extravaganzas are a beloved annual tradition, and an essential start to the season. It’s impossible to…

 
Sydney Youth Orchestra: Candide

Bernstein Candide Book by Hugh Wheeler Based on the satire by Voltaire Lyrics by Richard Wilbur With additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, John LaTouche, Dorothy Parker, Lilliam Hellman and Leonard Bernstein Orchestration by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay Musical continuity and additional orchestration by John Mauceri Brett Weymark conductor Mitchell Butel director Alexander…

 
Sydney Youth Orchestra: Candide

Bernstein Candide Book by Hugh Wheeler Based on the satire by Voltaire Lyrics by Richard Wilbur With additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, John LaTouche, Dorothy Parker, Lilliam Hellman and Leonard Bernstein Orchestration by Leonard Bernstein and Hershy Kay Musical continuity and additional orchestration by John Mauceri Brett Weymark conductor Mitchell Butel director Alexander…

 
Path of Miracles

Journey to the edge of the world in Joby Talbot’s stunning acapella pilgrimage; a contemporary classic. Setting the words of English poet Robert Dickinson and multilingual historical and sacred documents, the four movements of Path of Miracles follow the great pilgrim trail…

 
ChorusOz 2018 Saul

Against a backdrop of splendid choruses, arias and spectacular instrumental fireworks, Handel explores the tumultuous relationship between Saul, first king of the Israelites, his successor, David. Handel’s instinct for vivid characterisation and profound psychological insight yields music of rare beauty…

 
Haydn The Creation

The Creation has remained a much-anticipated highlight of choral seasons ever since, a delight to hear and to sing, resplendent with Classical optimism, grace and grandeur. As befits this expansive and festive work, the Sydney Philharmonia Festival Chorus and The Metropolitan…

 
Bach B Minor Mass

The Choir’s annual Easter-tide Bach celebrations are becoming an essential annual appointment, ‘bringing new insights to old masterpieces’ (Sydney Morning Herald). PROGRAM: JS Bach Mass in B Minor PERFORMERS: Brett Weymark conductor Janet Todd soprano Sally-Anne Russell mezzo soprano Andrew Goodwin tenor David Greco bass A performance of…

 
Songs of Farewell | Sydney Philharmonia Chamber Singers

Tickets $60 plus booking fees On the 11th of November we recall the sacrifice made by men and women in protecting us, a time for contemplation of the grandest themes of life and death. Music has always played a role in occasions of…

 
Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius

At the end of the score of The Dream of Gerontius, Elgar wrote: “This is the best of me.” This monumental work embodies Elgar’s spiritual and artistic ideals – it is as stirringly Romantic and grand as you’d expect, but it is also…

 
Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius

At the end of the score of The Dream of Gerontius, Elgar wrote: “This is the best of me.” This monumental work embodies Elgar’s spiritual and artistic ideals – it is as stirringly Romantic and grand as you’d expect, but it is also…

 
Sydney Chamber Choir: Saint Nicolas

A journey across time: from the sublime, soaring melodies of the 12th-century abbess and mystic Hildegard von Bingen, to the sunshine of J.S. Bach’s motet ‘Be Not Afraid’

 
Marguerite loved the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs’ Messiah

You know Christmas is right around the corner when Messiahs start popping up all over town. Last weekend alone there was more than one to choose from. I attended the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs’ Saturday afternoon performance at the Opera House.…

 
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