Sirius Ensemble Presents Music, Art And An Australian Premiere
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Sirius Ensemble Presents Music, Art And An Australian Premiere

The musicians of Sirius Ensemble present a concert of contemporary works paired with art. The concert includes an Australian premiere. Melissa Coleman (flute) and Ian Sykes (clarinet) perform a selection of virtuosic solos from Europe and Australia in conjunction with an exhibition by New Zealand-born landscape artist Euan Macleod at Watters Gallery. As well, Greg…

Fancy Me Dead – A New Chamber Opera At Bondi Feast
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Fancy Me Dead – A New Chamber Opera At Bondi Feast

  Blush Opera and Sirius Chamber Ensemble join forces to perform Fancy Me Dead,¬†a¬†macabre comedy of operatic proportions by Paul Smith. Blush Opera premiered the newly written cabaret opera, Fancy Me Dead, at the Festival of Voices in Hobart. After a sell-out performance at the Hayes Theatre as part of the New Music Network Mini…

Meet The Composer With The Sirius Chamber Ensemble
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Meet The Composer With The Sirius Chamber Ensemble

  The Sirius Chamber Ensemble explores the music of local composers Christine Draeger and Paul Smith. Both composers have been invited to the concert to speak about their works in-between performances. Through an informal discussion you will be able to hear about their compositional influences, writing style and have your questions to the composers answered….