Josie & the Emeralds | St Cecilia’s Day

Each year, Josie and the Emeralds honour St. Cecilia, Patron Saint of Music. We anticipate our November concert will go ahead! We are making plans for it to be available for you to watch either in situ or via webstream.…

 
Australian Haydn Ensemble | Haydn’s Dream

The subject of dreams has long occupied the imagination of composers, poets, and artists throughout history. AHE explores this subject with an intriguing collection of works including Haydn’s Dream Quartet, Bach’s Goldberg Variations and Beethoven’s interpretation of Shakespeare’s Tomb Scene from Romeo and Juliet. Haydn’s…

 
Review: Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra a delight!

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra – Mozart & Abel Friday 23rd October at 7pm, Melbourne Digital Concert Hall The first two quartets were played by Georgia Browne (flute), Matthew Greco (violin), Karina Schmitz (viola) and Daniel Yeadon (cello). Browne is…

 
Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Mozart & Abel

LIVE STREAMED on Melbourne Digital Concert Hall… Though relatively little-known today, Carl Friedrich Abel was renowned as a major musical figure throughout Europe in the mid-to-late 1700s. Born into a famous musical family, he secured a coveted position in the…

 
Review | Australian Haydn Ensemble Dreamed Away

Australian Haydn Ensemble: Haydn’s Dream Melbourne Digital Concert Hall 8th October 2020 Australian Haydn Ensemble’s livestream concert on Thursday night was the perfect way to relax and dream away the week. Broadcast through Melbourne Digital Concert Hall, the concert was…

 
Bach Akademie Australia | Bach’s Universal Light

This is a Melbourne Digital Concert Hall live streamed event. For so many of us, 2020 has been exceptionally hard thus far. With this in mind, we present a journey from darkness into light through Bach’s universal genius. ‘In memoriam’…

 
Josie & the Emeralds | Lachrimae

Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $25 Each year, Josie and the Emeralds honour St. Cecilia, Patron Saint of Music. John Dowland’s Lachrimæ or seaven teares figured in seaven passionate pavans, songs from his Pilgrim’s Solace, music by William Byrd, John…

 
Eastside Sydney Music Festival | Ironwood: Lost Pages from the Book of Memory & Forgetting

Tickets: Adult $40 | Concession $20 Ironwood presents Tim Dargaville’s The Book of Memory and Forgetting. Lost Pages from the Book of Memory and Forgetting is an evocative remembrance ritual inspired by Dargaville’s mother’s journey with dementia. Come support this…

 
Eastside Sydney Music Festival | Ironwood

Tickets: Adult $40 | Concession $20 In this opening concert of the inaugural Eastside Sydney Music Festival, Ironwood presents Saint-Säens’ magnificent Piano Quintet together with stunningly crafted string quartet works by Haydn and Jadin. Come and revel in the delightful…

 
Ironwood presented divine & distinctive string quartets in their program, “Prussian Frogs & Bohemian Princes”

The Paddington Uniting Church provided the beautiful venue for Ironwood’s concert Prussian Frogs and Bohemian Princes. It was a cold night, and after extensive warming up of their period instruments, the members of Ironwood performed Haydn’s String Quartet Opus 50…

 
Ironwood: Prussian Frogs & Bohemian Princes

Divine and distinctive string quartets by Haydn and Beethoven. Haydn’s opus 50 quartets were dedicated to the Prussian King Frederick William II, with number 6 nicknamed as ‘The Frog’ after a special ‘bariolage’ effect in its final movement. Beethoven’s opus…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present a Scottish Music Workshop

Tickets: $35 You may participate in the workshop at a discounted rate if you will also purchase a ticket to the 2pm concert at the church. (Tickets purchased seperately) | $20.00 Come & explore the unique sound world of 18th…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present: Curious Caledonians

Tickets: Adult $35 | Concession $30 Curious Caledonians is a program of classical, dance and folk music taken from the domestic music collections of early 19th-century Scottish-Australian families. The project brings together musicians, scholars and heritage professionals from Glasgow, Sydney,…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present: Curious Caledonians

Tickets: Adult $30 | Concession $25 | Child under 15 – free Curious Caledonians is a program of classical, dance and folk music taken from the domestic music collections of early 19th-century Scottish-Australian families. The project brings together musicians, scholars…

 
Evergreen Ensemble performs at The Early Dance Consort’s Scottish Baroque Winter Ball Dance

Tickets: Adults $20 | Children $5 (no additional charge for students currently enrolled in the term) The Early Dance Consort are thrilled to announce that the Scottish Baroque Winter Ball 2019 will be joined by a fabulous ensemble of musicians…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present: Curious Caledonians

Tickets: Adult $30 | Concession $20 | Child under 15 – free Curious Caledonians is a program of classical, dance and folk music taken from the domestic music collections of early 19th-century Scottish-Australian families. The project brings together musicians, scholars…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present: Curious Caledonians

Tickets: Adult $30 | Concession $25 | Child under 15 – free Curious Caledonians is a program of classical, dance and folk music taken from the domestic music collections of early 19th-century Scottish-Australian families. The project brings together musicians, scholars…

 
Evergreen Ensemble & guests present: Curious Caledonians

Tickets: Adult $85 | Concession $75 | Member $65 Refreshments included; Doors open from 6.30pm. Curious Caledonians is a program of classical, dance and folk music taken from the domestic music collections of early 19th-century Scottish-Australian families. The project brings…

 
Ironwood: Trésors des Pianistes

After a rapturous reception for Ironwood’s performance of Saint-Saëns piano quintet last year they continue their exploration of French Romantic piano music with a beautiful work by Louise Farrenc. A professor of piano for over thirty years at the Paris…

 
Yet again Josie & the Emeralds shone brightly and required no polishing

Concerts featuring Josie and the Emeralds are always a delight and this was no exception. Entitled ‘Fantasy’ and held in Glebe Town Hall on Friday 26th April, a crowd of regular devotees and many new faces were treated to Fantasias…

 
Ironwood’s Old Masters, New Sounds

The recital opened with an elucidating lecture on the rationale for the performance style of this Brahm’s Piano Quartet and was well received by the attentive audience. I’ve always considered the term ‘Historically Informed Performance’ rather awkward; its opposite would…