Canberra classical concert performances
The best of Canberra performances of all forms of classical music performed by local and international solo instruments, voices, ensembles, orchestras, and choirs at such venues as the ANU School of Music, the Wesley Music Centre, the National Gallery, the National Library, and local churches.
24th Slava’s Piano — in his Australian debut, Vyacheslav Gryaznov demonstrates the Russian Bach tradition at the 2019 Canberra International Music Festival in the Fitters’ Workshop. http://www.cimf.org.au/2019-whats-on
1st Magnum Opus— the baroque trio Latitude 37 plays four violin sonatas from Arcangelo Corelli’s Opus 5 on period instruments at the Wesley Music Centre. Then be uplifted by Vivaldi’s Gloria, performed by the ANU Choral Society at St Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reid. https://www.latitude37baroque.com/about-us
8th A Night in Paris — a sumptuous feast of French piano music with Andrew Rumsey and James Huntingford performing four hands, one piano at the Wesley Music Centre.
15th Brexit Blues — two of the world’s great string quartets, Britain’s Brodsky Quartet and France’s Quatuor Quartet negotiate over Elgar and Franck at this year’s Canberra International Music Festival at the Fitters’ Workshop. http://www.cimf.org.au/2019-whats-on
22nd Wiener Klassik — the Concilium Musicum Wien presents Vienna classics at the Crisp Galleries, Bowning. https://www.montsalvat.com.au/whats-on-1/2019/6/9/concert-concilium-musicum-wien
29th Highlights from the best concerts of 2019