Sirius Chamber Ensemble Recital ‘The Elements’
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Sirius Chamber Ensemble Recital ‘The Elements’

Sirius Chamber Ensemble presents an all-Australian program of music inspired by the ancient elements of earth, air, fire and water, accompanied by stunning images by Slovakian-born photographer Henrich Varga. The selection of compositions and photographs reflect the impressions that these four elements,┬áseen throughout the unique Australian landscape, have influenced Australian contemporary composers and their music…

Sirius Ensemble Premieres Two Australian Works
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Sirius Ensemble Premieres Two Australian Works

Sirius Chamber Ensemble will premiere two new works by Australian composer Alan Holley in their June concert – Cicada Songs for clarinet, violin, cello and piano, and a new song cycle set to text by Australian poet Mark Tredinnick. Also on the program is the Australian premiere of Quartet for clarinet, violin, cello and piano…

Sirius Ensemble: Birdsong In Music
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Sirius Ensemble: Birdsong In Music

Birdsong has inspired the creation of music for centuries. Its repeated motifs and interval patterns are distinctive, melodic, and perfectly suited for imitation or adaptation into a larger musical work. Australian composers have particularly been inspired by native birdsong to create a uniquely Australian sound. Sirius Chamber Ensemble has collated a program of music which…