Soaring, Swinging, Singing Sax And Strings
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Soaring, Swinging, Singing Sax And Strings

Nick Russionello and the Golden Age String Quartet Award winning saxophonist Nick Russoniello performs with unrivalled virtuosity on an original 1920’s C-melody saxophone alongside period string quartet Golden Age Quartet in a concert to blow away any mid-winter blues!  And, as always in this series, the concert includes a complementary delicious selection of cakes &…

The Sydney Consort Premieres An 18th Century Stabat Mater
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The Sydney Consort Premieres An 18th Century Stabat Mater

The Sydney Consort presents the Australian premiere of Stabat Mater, a religious work for three voices & strings by 18th century Bohemian composer and Jesuit priest  Karel Loos. This is part of the ensemble’s traditional Good Friday concert  to which all are welcome. Loos’ Stabat Mater is a powerful and moving composition which paints a picture of…

The Sydney Consort Performs Bach’s Harpsichord Concerti
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The Sydney Consort Performs Bach’s Harpsichord Concerti

The Sydney Consort returns to the beautiful Church of St Augustine in Balmain with more music from the baroque era in their concert 1+2+3 (Bach’s Concerti). The opening performance of the 2016 concert season will feature Bach’s rarely performed concerti for one, two and three harpsichords and strings, by this most prolific writer of baroque music….