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…

Monterverdi ‘Vespers’ at St Mary’s
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Monterverdi ‘Vespers’ at St Mary’s

The Choir of St James’ King Street with the choristers and scholars of St Mary’s Cathedral and period instrumentalists Australian Baroque Brass performs Claudio Monteverdi’s masterpiece,  Vespro della Beata Vergine (Vespers for the Virgin Mary, 1610). This concert is the first performance of Monteverdi’s Vespers at St Mary’s Cathedral and continues the 2013 Metamorphosis concert…