Solo performers and chamber ensembles play music in a wide range of styles from different periods.

Monday: Catherine Cabena
Tuesday: Isabel Veale/Frank Pam
Wednesday: Stephen Carpenter
Thursday: John Wilkinson
Friday: Liz O’Keefe


29th October

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  • Boccherini, Luigi: Piano Quintet in C, Op.57/6. Sirius Ensemble .
  • Coates, Eric: Orpheus with his lute. Eugene Asti, pno., Richard Edgar-Wilson, ten.
  • Coates, Eric: Under the greenwood tree. Eugene Asti, pno., Richard Edgar-Wilson, ten.
  • Coates, Eric: Who is Sylvia?. Eugene Asti, pno., Richard Edgar-Wilson, ten.
  • Coates, Eric: It was a lover and his lass. Eugene Asti, pno., Richard Edgar-Wilson, ten.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Flute Sonata in E Minor, Op.1/1b. Frederick Shade, fte., Jacqueline Johnson, vlc., Roger Heagney, hpschd.
  • Hill, Alfred: String Quartet No.13 in E flat. Dominion Quartet .
  • Gershwin, George (arr. Gershwin, George): Second Rhapsody. Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno.
  • Bliss, Sir Arthur: String Quartet in A. Maggini Quartet .
  • Grainger, Percy: Random Round. Three .

  • 28th October

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  • Stolzel, Gottfried Heinrich: Concerto grosso for Oboe, Strings and Contlinuo in D (arr.Trumpet). Maurice Andre, tpt. English CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Piano Sonata in D, Hob.XV1:24. Geoffrey Lancaster, fortepiano .
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Violin Sonata in C minor, Op.30/2. Itzhak Perlman, vln., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Auf Flugeln des Gesanges. Peter Schreier, ten., Walter Olbertz, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Minnelied, Op.34/1. Peter Schreier, ten., Walter Olbertz, pno.
  • Stravinsky, Igor: Suite Italienne. Martha Argerich, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Satie, Erik: Cafe-Concert Songs. Jill Gomez, sop., John Constable, pno.
  • Alkan, Charles Valentin: Second set of Impromptus, Op.32(2). Laurent Martin, pno.
  • Hindson, Matthew: Rush. Benaud Trio .

  • 27th October

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  • Clementi, Muzio: Piano Sonata in A, Op.10/1. Susan Alexander-Max, fortepiano .
  • Rossini, Gioachino: The Mariners. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, ten., Richard Jackson, bar., La Regata Veneziana, Felicity Lott, sop., Anne Murray, mezzo-sop., Graham Johnson, pno.
  • Boccherini, Luigi: Guitar quintet No.4 in D, G.448. "Fandango" Craig Ogden, gtr. Goldner String Quartet .
  • Busoni, Ferruccio: Sonata No.2 in E minor for violin & piano, Op.36a. Joseph Lin, vln., Benjamin Loeb, pno.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: String quartet in E minor. Delme Quartet .
  • Cimarosa, Domenico (arr. Benjamin, Arthur): Oboe Concerto in C. Jeffrey Crellin, oboe Australia Pro Arte CO/Benjamin Northey.

  • 26th October

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  • Torelli, Giuseppe: Trumpet Concerto. Maurice Andre, tpt. English CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Torelli, Giuseppe: Concerto for 2 trumpets, 2 oboes and double Orchestra. Marcel Lagorce, tpt., Maurice Andre, tpt. Instrumental Ensemble of Bologna/Tito Gotti.
  • Moszkowski, Moritz: Six Morceaux, Op.83. Seta Tanyel, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Boustead, Alan): Serenade No.1 in D, Op.11. Minerva Chamber Ensemble/Kevin Geraldi.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op.110. Borodin String Quartet .
  • Kelly, Frederick Septimus: March, Op.6/1. Alan Hicks, pno., Louise Page, sop.
  • Kelly, Frederick Septimus: When the Lamp is Shattered, Op.6/3. Alan Hicks, pno., Louise Page, sop.
  • Kelly, Frederick Septimus: The Daffodils, Op.6/6. Alan Hicks, pno., Louise Page, sop.

  • 23rd October

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  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Serenade in D, Op.8. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Bruno Giuranna, vla., Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc.
  • Purcell, Henry: From Rosy Bow'rs; Sweeter than Roses, . Marshall McGuire, harp, Sally-Anne Russell, m-sop.
  • Houghton, Phillip: In Amber. Karin Schaupp, gtr. Flinders Quartet .
  • Sammartini, Giuseppe: Concerto pour flute a bec in F. Conrad Steinmann, rec. Ensemble 415/Chiara Banchini.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony No.4 in A, Op.90 'Italian'. Melbourne CO/Michael Dahlenburg.

  • 22nd October

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  • Schubert, Franz: String Quartet No.14 in D minor, D810 - Death and the Maiden. Flinders Quartet .
  • Massenet, Jules: Berceuse. Patrick Stephens, pno., Vinson Cole, ten.
  • Massenet, Jules: Sonnet. Patrick Stephens, pno., Vinson Cole, ten.
  • Massenet, Jules: Nuit d'espagne. Patrick Stephens, pno., Vinson Cole, ten.
  • Barber, Samuel: Cello Sonata in C minor, Op.6. Anna Carson, pno., Kasimirs Krasovskis, vlc.
  • Koehne, Graeme: Gothic Toccata. Calvin Bowman, org.
  • Arne, Thomas: Harpsichord concerto No.1 in C. Paul Nicholson, hpschd.

  • 21st October

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  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No.104 in D, Hob.I:104 - London. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: String Quartet No.23 in F, K590. Australian String Quartet .
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: T'intendo, si, mio cor, Op.82/2. Andras Schiff, pno., Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Dimmi, ben mio, Op.82/1. Andras Schiff, pno., Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Piano Trio No.3 in C minor, Op.101. Macquarie Trio .
  • Faure, Gabriel (arr. Ma, Yo-Yo): Violin Sonata No.1 in A, Op.13, transcribed for cello. Kathryn Stott, pno., Yo-Yo Ma, vlc.

  • 20th October

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Grigoryan, Slava): Cello suite No.6 in D, BWV1012. Slava Grigoryan, gtr.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Violin Concerto No.3 in G, K.216. Isaac Stern, vln. Cleveland Orch/George Szell.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Septet in E flat, Op.20. Berlin Philharmonic Octet .
  • Schubert, Franz: String Quintet in C, D956, Op.163: Allegro ma non troppo. Alexander Schneider, vln., Isaac Stern, vln., Milton Katims, vla., Pablo Casals, vlc., Paul Tortelier, vlc.

  • 19th October

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  • Lully, Jean Baptiste: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, LWV43 (2nd. disc). Dirk Schortemeier, bar., Rachel Yakar, sop., Siegmund Nimsgern, bass La Petite Bande/Gustav Leonhardt.
  • Couperin, Francois: Thirteenth Ordre in B Minor. Trio Sonnerie .
  • Victoria, Tomas Luis de: Libera me Domine. The Song Company/Roland Peelman.
  • Gesualdo: Vlll Aestimatus Sum. The Song Company/Roland Peelman.
  • Mills, Richard: Sonata for Brass Quintet. Melbourne Brass Ensemble .
  • Riley, Terry: In C. The Song Company/Roland Peelman.
  • Grainger, Percy: Lincolnshire Posy. Eastman Wind Ensemble/Frederick Fennell.

  • 16th October

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  • Bizet, Georges (arr. Griffiths, David): Carmen Fantasy. Ensemble Liaison .
  • Ireland, John: Five Poems by Thomas Hardy. Iain Burnside, pno., Roderick Williams, bar.
  • Cimarosa, Domenico: Concertante in G for Flute and Oboe. Aurele Nicolet, fte., Heinz Holliger, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Kenneth Sillito.
  • Spohr, Louis: Duo in E minor, Op.13. Reiad Chibah, vla., Vaughan Jones, vln.
  • Rodrigo, Joaquin: Three Spanish Pieces. Hamish Strathdee .
  • Grainger, Percy: In a Nutshell, Suite. David Stanhope, pno., Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Stanford, Sir Charles: Irish Rhapsody No.5 in G minor, Op.147. Ulster Orch/Vernon Handley.


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