Songs Of Jubilation From The Choir Of St James’ And Australian Baroque Brass
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Songs Of Jubilation From The Choir Of St James’ And Australian Baroque Brass

Join the Choir of St James’ directed by Warren Trevelyan-Jones with organist Alistair Nelson and their regular collaborators Australian Baroque Brass for Songs of Jubilation – a vivid reconstruction of Yuletide as celebrated during the early seventeenth century in a festival of early music which encapsulates the joyous Christmas spirit. This composite work with artistic direction by John…

Review: Handel’s Messiah/St Mary’s Singers
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Review: Handel’s Messiah/St Mary’s Singers

Handel: Messiah St Mary’s Singers St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney 6 December 2014   Performances of Handel’s Messiah are a habitual prelude to the Christmas season, with presentations in churches and concert halls throughout the country.  Musical styles are as varied as the performance locations, ranging from attempts to recreate original eighteenth century practices to massed…

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…