Monteverdi’s 1610 Vespers trumpets the new baroque style with its expansiveness, colour and decoration. Directed by Gary Ekkel, the Choir of Newman College and the Renaissance band, La Compañia, perform the work. A magnificent collaboration of brass, strings, organ and ten-part choir. Two performances; Advent Festival, Melbourne, December 2013 & Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields – Read More –
Dolci Sospiri – Songs of Summer, 15th December 2013|Medley Hall, Melbourne|All proceeds donated to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre Ensemble Mutabilis and special guests presented a concert of early 17th Century Italian and Spanish music performed on period instruments. Inspired by Monteverdi’s joyful Scherzi Musicali, ‘Dolci Sospiri’ celebrated the summery delights of nature, love, wine, – Read More –
The Governor’s Recital Series has continued to be hosted at Government House by the Governor and Mrs Chernov. With the support of Arts Victoria and Chamber Music Australia, the Governor’s Recital Series has seen proclaimed performers display their talents to a diverse array of members of the Victorian community.
Friday, 7th June + Sunday 9th June, 2013 | Woodend, Victoria | Sponsored by the S.R. Stoneman Foundation Dual performance at Woodend Winter Arts Festival, featuring Greta Bradman (soprano), Jacqueline Porter (soprano), Tobias Cole (alto), Matthew Thomson (tenor), Michael Leighton Jones (bass), Ensemble Gombert + Acadamia Arcadia | Directed by John O’Donnell
“Immersion” | Bluestone Arts Venue, Footscray Victoria | Presented by 3 Shades Black A unique experience, with music from minimalism to renaissance chant. Imagine a church, but with no pews. Imagine a concert with no stage. Imagine being surrounded by musicians. Now imagine you’re sitting on a beanbag, hot drink in your hand, being immersed in – Read More –
Private concert with Consort Eclectus and Lutenist – Rosemary Hodgson at Di Stasio Vineyard for restaurateur Rinaldo Di Stasio and his distinguished guests to launch his new gallery. A program of Monteverdi, Gesualdo, Dowland and more. Consort Eclectus is a group of musicians devoted to the sound and music of the viola da gamba. Each – Read More –