The Sydney Consort In Chaos
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The Sydney Consort In Chaos

  The Sydney Consort makes musical damage in a concert they have called Chaos. Celebrating the richness and diversity of our modern society, the Sydney Consort explores musical intersections between old and new, tradition and innovation.  Chaos emphasises the continuity between the early music of Europe and modern Australia with the pairing of music by baroque…

Stabat Mater on Good Friday
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Stabat Mater on Good Friday

The Sydney Consort presents an evening of exquisite devotional music composed throughout the years especially for Good Friday. Caldara’s masterpiece Stabat Mater is the centerpiece of this concert. Written for soprano, alto, tenor and bass with trombones, strings and organ, the poignant arias and the dramatic beauty of this work stems from writing that is heartfelt and distinctly…

The Sydney Consort Starts The Year ‘Con Amore’
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The Sydney Consort Starts The Year ‘Con Amore’

  The Sydney Consort launches its 2014 concerts with Con Amore, a programme of popular classics which highlight the viola d’amore and oboe d’amore, with strings flute and continuo. Opening the concert is JS Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050, followed by his Concerto for Oboe d’amore with soloist Jane Downer. Following this is a work by…