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…

‘Passion and Reason’ explored in music
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‘Passion and Reason’ explored in music

  The Sydney Consort explores two contradictory concepts in their concerts Passion & Reason during October in Balmain and in the ACT. This musical pairing of opposites includes some of the most dramatic and passionate repertoire for voices and strings featuring arias, duetti & instrumental music by Purcell, Buxtehude, J S Bach, Handel & Abel.  The members of…