2018 Chamber Concert Series

 An intriguing variety of performances

Baroque

Folk &

Classical Chamber ensembles

Musical Portraits

An alluring programme of musical portraiture designed by Austral Harmony, directed by Jane Downer (baroque oboe) with David Irving (baroque violin) & Lesley Lewis (harpsichord).

Music by eminent 18thC. French composer, Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre (portrait above), François Couperin, & Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, with an elegant afternoon tea setting.

Saturday May 12 at 3 pm

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A Baroque Musical Tour

A delightful exploration of chamber music from Europe in the 17th & 18th centuries, drawing together three distinguished soloists from Europe and Australia.

Capella Corelli: Cynthia O'Brien - baroque violin & Ruth Wilkinson - recorder & viola da gamba, with Anne Whelan - guest harpsichordist.

Sunday September 9 at 3 pm

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Taxidi

Travel the regional dance music of Greece, including Thrace, Macedonia, Epirus, Peloponnese, Crete and Ikaria, featuring a range of local instruments. The band members take pride in performing authentic Greek music traditions. 

Greek Folk Ensemble

featuring Joseph Tsombanopoulos (gaida, aggeio, kaval, lyra & vocals), George Athanasakos (clarinet, outi & vocals), Katerina Stevens (violin) and Paddy Montgomery (laouto & vocals).

Saturday April 21 3 pm

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Scottish Folk Music

The Catherine Fraser Trio presents 18th century to contemporary original works steeped in Scottish tradition in the casual and intimate setting of The Little Music Room.

Featuring Catherine Fraser - violin, Rachel Johnston - 'cello and Trent Arkleysmith - guitar.

Saturday November 17 at 3 pm

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Bronzewing String Quartet

Times of desperation and a search for hope have inspired some of the greatest musical works and breakthroughs. Centred around Mendelssohn's final major work - the String Quartet no.6 in F minor, the Bronzewing quartet explores works forged in times of despair and recovery.

Lester Wong – Violin  Anna Freer - Violin 

Rita Reichbart – Viola  Joseph Freer - Cello

Saturday June 2 at 3 pm

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The Modern Romantic

Exploring the roots of the wind quintet beginning in 1821 and continuing through to the late 20th Century works of American composers.

Linda Pirie - Flute   Anna Coleman - Clarinet

Charles Klein - Oboe   Timothy Rosen - Bassoon

Meredith Ens - Horn

Saturday October 20 at 5 pm

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