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HALCYON : IN NATURE : FEATURES AN OUTSTANDING PROGRAM

Halcyon has been performing stellar programs for twenty one years, full of rare and eclectic works from Australia and around the globe. It has commissioned, premiered and presented more than 250 works from over 15 countries, developed long relationships with composers and institutions both here and abroad and featured ever-changing combinations of more than a hundred seasoned and emerging chamber music performers in intimate settings. While every concert is a fresh experience, the consistent craftsmanship and careful curation of each event remains a hallmark.

In Nature, on October 12 at 8pm, is no exception and definitely one not to miss! The program features four world premieres by Larry Sitsky, Elena Kats Chernin, Melissa Hui and Madeleine Isaksson, the Australian premiere of Andrew Ford’s new song cycle, ‘Nature’ and Matthew Hindson’s engaging Insect Songs, (also featured on the latest EP release Waves IV). Continue reading HALCYON : IN NATURE : FEATURES AN OUTSTANDING PROGRAM

SUMMER WINDS: BEETHOVEN TO RAVEL

The Omega Ensemble.                                                                                                                                                        Banner image: Sally Walker. Photos: Keith Saunders

A musical voyage for winds with panoramic summer views of Sydney Harbour.  Set sail in a discovery of the mystical and mythical with a celebration of all things woodwind with The Omega Ensemble for one performance only Sunday 25 February @ 2.30pm in the Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House. [Facebook Event]

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