Australia Ensemble | While the Music Lasts

“music heard so deeply That it is not heard at all, but you are the music” While the music lasts – TS Eliot These words remind us that music is a universal element of humanity that can take us ‘out…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Turramurra

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Southern Highlands

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Canberra

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Sydney

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Melbourne

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Selby and Friends | Patriot Games – Adelaide

Opening this concert with one of Australia’s most iconic piano trios, we are immediately conscious of the colours, light, sounds, and the mystical relationship Edwards has with the sea and earth of this great land. One of Spain’s great composers…

Australia Ensemble | Dream Tracks

This program harnesses the agility and colours of the clarinet, paired with strings and piano, to evoke glimpses of place, culture and time. The journey begins with an arrangement of three English folksongs that reflect the traditional music captured by…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Canberra

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…

Review: Selby Serves up an Afternoon Feast

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel March 14, 2021, Turramurra Turramurra on a wet Sunday afternoon needed some brightness and it certainly received it from Selby & Friends whose latest offering was titled “Exotic Strudel” indicating the origin of the…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Turramurra

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…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Southern Highlands

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…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Melbourne

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…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – 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…

Selby & Friends | Exotic Strudel – Adelaide

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…

Selby & Friends’ “The Game Changers” an intriguing and fascinating program of revolutionary composers

Elena Kats-Chernin’s Blue Silence for Piano Trio must be one of the most stunning introductory pieces to a recital. Written in 2006 for her son suffering from schizophrenia, the piece is an exquisite journey into meditation and peace. I defy anyone…

Australia Ensemble’s “Cool Fire” a concert of contrasts

The newly refurbished foyer of the Sir John Clancy Auditorium provided a welcoming grand entrance for the Australia Ensemble’s fourth subscription concert of 2019, Cool Fire. The concert was themed around contrasts not only within the works themselves (especially the…

Selby & Friends’ Kathryn Selby on musical game changing

Selby and Friends’ upcoming tour, The Game Changers, will “explore composers whose influence made a significant impact upon the world of classical music”, with Kathryn Selby joining forces with Australian violinist Susie Park and cellist Julian Smiles to perform “a…

Australia Ensemble were raising sparks!

What an inspiring concert to hear! A luscious 20th century program and Raising Sparks by James MacMillan. It truly had some beautiful moments.

The Goldner String Quartet play with an easy grace and flawless precision

Play with an easy grace and flawless precision. Demonstrate prowess as both individual performers and as a polished ensemble.