Hear Us

2016 Concerts

Sunday 21 August 2016 – Saxon Baroque

Our second concert for the year features two exceptional works from Saxony’s Baroque era. CPE Bach’s triumphant Magnificat was first performed in Leipzig in 1749, and shows Bach’s mastery of both the ‘modern’ galant style and strict counterpoint. Johann David Heinichen’s Mass No.9 is characterised by elaborate brass sections, giving it a truly majestic sound, well suited for the Saxon Court.

When
3pm Sunday 21 August 2016

Venue
The Great Hall University of Sydney

Choir
Sydney University Graduate Choir

Music Director
Christopher Bowen OAM

Soloists
Anita Kyle – soprano
Ashlyn Tymms – alto
Richard Butler – tenor
Simon Lobelson – bass

Tickets
$45 full adult price
$42 full pensioners (not seniors cards)
$25 full time students & children 16 and under

To purchase tickets
Tickets to this concert are available through:
Seymour Centre Box Office: phone 02 9351 7940 or online via the Seymour Centre.

Saxon Baroque

Saxon Baroque

Engage the Chamber Choir for your event

Add an extra dimension to your next event – engage the Chamber Choir. The Chamber Choir is available to perform at a range of events including degree conferrings, formal services, weddings, parties, promotional events.

Please contact the Choir’s President to discuss details.
The Choir’s Chamber Choir, formed from within the full Choir in 2004, is designed to add to our flexibility and overall performance capacity. The Chamber Choir reached the state finals of the ABC FM Choir of the Year competition in 2006 and regularly performs at University and external events.

6 Responses to Hear Us

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  2. Damein Lynch says:

    Could you let me know the dates for 2014, if they are set yet.

  3. david moser says:

    Sure – the dates for 2014 are:
    Sunday 4th May: The Salzburg Connection (Mozart & M Haydn)
    Sunday 10th August: An Australian War Requiem – Christopher Bowen (Sydney Town Hall)
    Sunday 7th December: An English Winter’s Evening (Finzi, Vaughan Williams)
    Full details will be posted on this page in the Dec/Jan period. Whilst the dates are unlikely to change, there may be small adjustments to the details above before then.

  4. Jose Brown says:

    do you need sopranos?

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  6. Herbert Smith says:

    Hello. I am interested in singing Messiah with you in November. Could I please have details. Thanks. Herb Smith, bass.

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