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13th January

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  • Music by the Springs - Saturday Morning and Afternoon Concert; Peppers Mineral Springs Hotel, Hepburn Springs; 10/2/2018. (Recorded for Music by the Springs by Alan Hutchison)
  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A, K581 (Justin Beere/cl, Orava Quartet - Daniel Kowalik, David Dalseno/vlns, Thomas Chawner/vla, Karol Kowalik/vlc)
  • Wagner R: Wesendonck Lieder, Op.91 (Greta Bradman/sop, Stewart Kelly/pno)
  • Paul Dean: Blue Ginger (Elizabeth Layton/vln, Justin Beere/cl, Caroline Henbest/vla, Timothy Young/pno) [World Premiere]
  • Bernstein: Clarinet Sonata (Justin Beere/cl, Stewart Kelly/pno)
  • Debussy: Piano Trio in G (Elizabeth Layton/vln, Trish O'Brien/vlc, Timothy Young/pno)

  • 6th January

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  • 2018 Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival - Closing Concert Heinrich Biber - Missa Salisburgensis; Gary Ekkel (dir), John Weretka (a/dir), Choir Newman College, Choir of Queen's College; St Patrisk's Cathedral, Ballarat; 21/1/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Kym Wilson)
  • Biber: Dixit Dominus from Vespers a 32
  • Biber: Sonata III a Sei from Sonatae tam aris quant aulis servientes
  • Biber: Missa Salisburgensis a 53
  • Biber: Plaudite tympana a 53 voci

  • 30th December

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  • 2018 Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival; Concert 1 Misa Criola and the Path of Miracles; Gloriana Chamber Choir/Andrew Raiskums, Carlos Barcenas (ten), Stefan Cassomenos (pno), David Richardson & Ben Smart (Argentinian perc); St Patrick's Cathedral, Ballarat; 12/1/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Kym Wilson)
  • de Montserrat: Stella Splendens; Mariam, Matrem Virginem, Attolite
  • Ramirez: Misa Criolla
  • Talbot: Path of Miracles (iii. Leon; iv. Santiago)

  • 23rd December

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  • Mass in B Minor performed by the Australian Chamber Choir; Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Middle Park; 3/4/2016. (Recorded for 3MBS by Steve Bullock)
  • Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV232 (part 1)
  • Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV232 (part 2)

  • 16th December

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  • Australian National Piano Award 2018 – Semi Final and Grand Final Performances by Oliver She (27 QLD - First Prize Winner); Riverlinks Eastbank Concert Hall, Shepparton; 7/9/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Steve Bullock)
  • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Vine: Piano Sonata No.1
  • Debussy: Preludes - Book 1, Delphic Dances
  • Debussy: Preludes - Book 1, The Hills of Anacapri
  • Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata in B-flat minor, Op. 31 (rev.)

  • 9th December

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  • Australian National Piano Award 2018 – Semi Final and Grand Final Performances by Alexander Yau (22 NSW); Riverlinks Eastbank Concert Hall, Shepparton; 7/9/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Steve Bullock)
  • Ravel: Miroirs
  • Liszt: Sonata in B minor S178
  • Brahms: Theme and Variations in D minor after the String Sextet, Op.18
  • Rachmaninov: Etude-Tableau in E flat minor, Op.39/5
  • Granados: Goyescas No.5: El amor y la muerte, balada
  • Chopin: Ballade No.3 in A flat, Op.47
  • Strauss arr. Grunfeld: Soiree de Vienne, Op. 56 (Concert Paraphrase on Johann Strauss' Waltz from Die Fledermaus)

  • 2nd December

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  • Australian National Piano Award 2018 - Semi Final Performances by Vatche Jambazian (30 NSW) and Robbin Reza (23 NSW); Riverlinks Eastbank Concert Hall, Shepparton; 7/9/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Steve Bullock)
  • Haydn: Piano Sonata in B minor, Hob.XVI:32
  • Janacek: Piano Sonata in E flat minor, 'From the Street'
  • Schubert: Impromptu in G flat, D.899/3
  • Scriabin: Etude in D sharp minor, Op.8/12
  • Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No.3 in A minor, Op.28
  • Schubert: Klavierstucke, D.946
  • Debussy: Ballade
  • Szymanowski: Serenade de Don Juan

  • 25th November

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  • Goldberg Variations with pianists Lisa Moore and Sonya Lifschitz; Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre; 19/6/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Michael Conolan, Hofland Music)
  • Adams: Hallelujah junction
  • Bresnick: Handwork
  • Bach arr. Emmerson: Goldberg Variations BWV 988

  • 18th November

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  • French Arias presented by Melbourne Chamber Orchestra with Greta Bradman (sop) and William Hennessy (vln); Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne; 17/5/2018. (Recorded for 3MBS by Steve Bullock)
  • Chausson arr. Keith Crellin: Poeme, Op.25
  • Debussy arr. Buc: Clair de lune (from Suite Bergamasque)
  • Debussy: Ariettes oubliees (Greta Bradman/sop)
  • Faure arr. Buc: Dolly Suite
  • Debussy arr. Buc: La soiree dans Grenade
  • Debussy arr. Buc: Golliwog's Cakewalk
  • Bowman: Ophelie