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A bouquet of songs

 Soprano Nicole Thomson, mezzo soprano Jenny Duck-Chong and pianist Jo Allan present an afternoon concert of songs celebrating the season of Spring and its floral splendour. Including solos and duets by Schubert, Schumann, Mahler, Mendelssohn, Faure, Finzi, Mompou, Montsalvatge, Berlioz and Barber. Tickets: $25/$15 available at the door Enquiries: 0414 716968

‘Small’ is wonderful
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‘Small’ is wonderful

  ‘Big’ may be ‘beautiful’, but ‘small’ is ‘wonderful’ in Halcyon’s presentation of of their early June concert Small Wonders. Focusing exclusively on works for very small forces, it demands the soloistic talents of each ensemble performer. Halcyon’s Alison Morgan (soprano) and Jenny-Duck Chong (mezzo-soprano) are joined by guest artists cellist Geoffrey Gartner, pianist Jo Allan…

First Stones provide a foundation for emerging composers
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First Stones provide a foundation for emerging composers

Alison Morgan is a freelance soprano based in Sydney who along with mezzo-soprano Jenny Duck-Chong co-directs acclaimed ensemble Halcyon, Australia’s leading exponent of new chamber music for voice. ‘First Stones’ is Halcyon’s inaugural chamber song project for emerging composers.  This is her account of  the early stages of this project.  The First Stones 2011 Emerging Composers…