The Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral – Songs of Solitude and Solace
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The Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral – Songs of Solitude and Solace

The Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral, directed by Thomas Wilson, with organist Oliver Brett, present Songs of Solitude and Solace, a litany including some of the most uplifting, impassioned and introspective gems of the choral canon.   The Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral is Australia’s only fully professional Cathedral Choir, renowned for its rich tone and vast…

Concert Review: A Venetian Coronation
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Concert Review: A Venetian Coronation

  Songs of Splendour – A Venetian Coronation The Choir of St James’/The Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral/Australian Baroque Brass Conducted by Paul McCreesh  St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney 21 May 2014    It is now twenty-five years since Paul McCreesh first compiled his conjectural reconstruction of the music performed at the coronation of Doge Marino…

A Venetian Coronation: Paul McCreesh Conducts
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A Venetian Coronation: Paul McCreesh Conducts

There is possibly no-one better to conduct  the music of  Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli than the man who founded the ensemble called the Gabrieli Consort. Paul McCreesh founded the Gabrieli Consort and Players, of which he remains the Artistic Director, in 1982. Since then, he has earned a reputation as one of the finest conductors…