Concert Diary 2021
Coming up in 2021
December 1,2, 4, 5, 7, 8 Sydney
Pinchgut Opera presents Rameau's 'Platée'
Past concerts 2021
January 9, 10, 30 Australian Museum Sydney 10-1pm
The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra offers free concerts by a Classical trio, for Classical music weekends performing works by J.Haydn, Abel, Pleyel and Geminiani.
January 8-13, St.Mary's Cathedral Crypt, Sydney
The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, as a part of the Sydney Festival, plays Universal Woman, music and text from Hildegard of Bingen.
April 3, 3pm J.S.Bach St. John Passion with the Sydney Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
April 7-10 Adelaide, performances with Adelaide Baroque, performing JS Bach Orchestral Suite BWV 1067 and flute tutor for the Baroque Academy with students from the Elder Conservatorium.
May 2 Sydney: Glebe Town Hall Notturno performs a one-hour Classical and Romantic program of works for flute, viola and guitar.
June 3 Canberra, 4 and 5 Berry, 6 Southern Highlands, 7 Sydney, 9 Tamworth, 13 Parramatta,20 Lake Macquarie
AHE 'Beethoven's Pastoral' regional NSW tour, performing works including Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony no. 6, Mozart Haffner Symphony arranged by Masi.
June 23, 24, 25 City Recital Hall, Sydney
June 28,29, 30 Community Centre concerts around Sydney.
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra performs 'Baroque Now!', free 45 minute lunchtime concerts, featuring a Classical trio performing J.Haydn, Abel, Geminiani and Pleyel.
Sadly, due to Covid-19, cancelled
July 15, 17, 18 Melbourne, 21, 23, 24, 28, 30 Sydney Australian Brandenburg Orchestra performs 'Bach's Universe', performing Bach's Orchestral Suite 3, violin concerto and various other works including movements from a flute sonata.
Sadly, due to Covid-19, postponed or cancelled:
Blackheath, Forbes, Griffith, Deniliquin, Wagga Wagga, Goulburn, Nowra
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra NSW Regional Tour; 'Baroque Fusions', performing works of Telemann, JS Bach, Couperin, Corelli and Vivaldi.
August 30 Sydney, September 2 Canberra, 3 Berry, 4 Southern Highlands, 5 Newcastle
AHE 'Haydn and Bell: A life in Letters'
An exciting new theatrical production by John Bell and AHE brings to life a set of early 19th century fictional letters in a new production that is part drama, part performance. Performing works by J. Haydn.
September 11 Sydney, 14 Melbourne Pinchgut Opera performs 'Purcell and Charpentier'.
October 27, 29, 30 Sydney, November 3, 5
ABO in 'Italian Baroque with Circa'
Updated October 2021
Digital Concerts and Recordings available in 2021
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra
Telemann solo flute Fantasie in e minor, TWV 40:9
Bach Series: Sarabande and Bourée anglaise from JS Bach Solo in a minor
Mozart Flute Quartet in D major
Ayres and Graces digital release, performed by members of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, film directed by Oliver Miller. Full concert available to subscribers and excerpts available free to the general public on Brandenburg One.
Australian Haydn Ensemble:
Together with Wooden Picket Productions AHE filmed Sacro Amor, featuring soprano Celeste Lazarenko and myself as soloists.
Motets by Vivaldi and Hasse and flute concerti by Vivaldi 'La Notte' and Hasse's b minor concerto.
Notturno, my newly-formed ensemble recorded at Phoenix Central Park our recording of Notturno by W.Matiegka (selected movements) was released, which you can find on this Behind Doors link to Youtube.
Together with Phoenix Central Park, Melissa recorded Telemann Solo Fantasies 6 and 7 which you can find on this Behind Doors Link to Youtube
many more to come...