Review: Consort 8, a rewarding hour of musical delights

Consort 8, Enfin la Beauté que j’adore With guest artist Richard Butler, tenor Saturday 24 April 2021, Burwood As a choral conductor and singer working with music of many different periods and styles it is not often that I get…

 
Consort 8 | Bonny Sweet Robin

LUNCHTIME CONCERT Music from the 14th century to the present day, including Rorate Caeli, arranged by Lance Eccles for Consort 8 and the premiere of Louise Welsh’s Robbin’ Consort 8 PLAYERS Tim Chung countertenor Susan Christie recorder Susan Foulcher recorder Jude…

 
Review: Consort 8 | Courtly Ayres and Dances

19 September 2020 Consort 8 has long had a loyal following and after a couple of cancelled concerts in 2020 fans snapped up the limited number of tickets available and turned out on Saturday night with big smiles (covered by…

 
Consort 8’s sweetly jubilant program brought centuries-old music to life in the modern-day

As a sizeable audience took their places in the pews of Edmund Blackett’s Gothic Revival church of St. Paul’s Anglican in Burwood, a sole rousing drum marked the opening of this final concert for Consort 8 in 2019. Appropriately, the…