Music and Maggie Beer

Music and Maggie Beer

  Singing Bird Productions brings more fascinating insights into the music favourites of Sydney personalities with Maggie Beer the guest in their September presentation. The cook, food writer, creator of food products and restaurateur has selected some classics from opera for the evening, amongst them Delibes’ Sous le dôme épais  (The Flower Duet) from Lakme, Au fond du temple saint…

Classical Inspirations from the Sirius Ensemble

Classical Inspirations from the Sirius Ensemble

  The Sirius Chamber Ensemble connects the new with the old in a programme of classics derived from works by earlier masters. Ian Sykes, clarinet, Georgina Price, viola, Clare Kahn, cello, Julia Zeltzer, French horn, Alison Evans, bassoon, and pianist Clare Howard Race, present a programme of Beethoven, Bernstein, Neilsen and Mozart. Beethoven’s Quintet for Piano and…

The Sirius Chamber Ensemble perform Messiaen, Edwards and Beethoven

The Sirius Chamber Ensemble perform Messiaen, Edwards and Beethoven

  There are few works with titles as apocalyptic as Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time (Quatuor pour la fin du temps) which is one of the works chosen by the Sirius Chamber Ensemble for their May performance. They will also perform Ross Edwards’ Incantations for Wind Quintet and Beethoven’s Clarinet Trio in B flat major opus…