Sydney’s Newest Baroque Ensemble – BachBand@St James’
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Sydney’s Newest Baroque Ensemble – BachBand@St James’

When the Choir of St James’ gives its debut performance at Sydney’s City Recital Hall this week, it will be celebrating another first – the premiere of the newly formed BachBand@St James’. The choir  and band with soloists directed by St James’ Head of Music, Warren Trevelyan-Jones, will perform J S Bach’s St John Passion,…

The Muffat Collective: Cafes And Cathedrals
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The Muffat Collective: Cafes And Cathedrals

The Muffat Collective presents Cafes and Cathedrals, an evening of rare 17th century German music performed on period instruments. From coffee-house to church hall, enjoy pieces from an era when music was at the height of its ability to “move heart and spirit.” “All of music’s pleasantness grows out of her ability to move heart and spirit…”…

The Muffat Collective Performs Italian And French Baroque
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The Muffat Collective Performs Italian And French Baroque

Sydney has a brand new early music ensemble The Muffat Collective, comprising harpsichordist Anthony Abouhamad, viola da gamba player Anton Baba, and Baroque violinists Matthew Greco and Rafael Font-Viera. The musicians met in the Netherlands where they were based for several years, studying and performing with Europe’s leading period instrument orchestras. Trinity Grammar School’s Society of the…