Concerts & Events

The Music Performance Unit produces a variety of concerts and events throughout the year, including Australia Ensemble UNSWCollegium Musicum ChoirUNSW Wind SymphonyBurgundian ConsortUNSW OrchestraComposer Conversations and Cushion concerts.

Keep checking throughout the year as new events are added!

 

 

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Date: Sunday, 5 April 2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

This event has been cancelled. For more information please see this statement.

 

Collegium Musicum Choir Concert: Cantique du Paradis

Collegium Musicum Choir

Burgundian Consort

Sonia Maddock, conductor

 

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Date: Tuesday, 14 April 2020 - 1:10pm
Location: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building

This event has been cancelled. For more information please see this statement.

 

MUCZYNSKI Duets for flute and clarinet Op.24

ROSSINI Sins of Old Age arr. Ian Munro

BRAHMS Clarinet Sonata no. 2

 

Geoffrey Collins, flute; David Griffiths, clarinet; and Ian Munro, piano

 

Free, all welcome

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Date: Saturday, 18 April 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

This event has been cancelled. 

 

This is your chance to hear all about writing chamber music, straight from the composers themselves.

Australia Ensemble Artistic Chair, Paul Stanhope hosts the 2020 series of Composer Conversations, to which he has invited featured Australian composers in for a chat. These intimate and engaging discussions are free and open to all, with time for questions. This is an opportunity to learn more about being a composer and about a particular work before you hear it live in concert!

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Date: Saturday, 18 April 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

Please note that this performance has been cancelled in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, in accordance with advice of the Federal and State Governments. All ticket holders will be contacted by our box office team in advance of the scheduled performance.

 

Louise FARRENC | Trio for flute, cello and piano Op. 45 (1857)

Béla BARTÓK | Contrasts (1938)

Ross EDWARDS | Incantations for wind quintet (1985 rev. 2006)

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN | Piano Trio Op.70 no.2 (1808)

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Date: Tuesday, 21 April 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

This event has been cancelled. For more information please see this statement.

 

From  the deepest darkness of despair, all the way to the brightness of fulfillment and joy, dive into an emotional musical journey.

Combined UNSW Orchestra and UNSW Wind Symphony Concert.

UNSW Orchestra

Steven Hillinger, conductor

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Date: Saturday, 30 May 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

Please note that this performance has been cancelled in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, in accordance with advice of the Federal and State Governments. All ticket holders will be contacted by our box office team in advance of the scheduled performance.

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Date: Tuesday, 21 July 2020 - 1:10pm
Location: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building

 

Program to be advised

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Date: Friday, 31 July 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

 

Program to be confirmed

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Date: Tuesday, 4 August 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

 

Program to be confirmed

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Date: Sunday, 9 August 2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

Collegium Musicum Choir

Collegium Musicum Orchestra

Sonia Maddock, conductor

 

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Date: Tuesday, 11 August 2020 - 1:10pm
Location: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building

 

DUTILLEUX Sonatine for flute and piano

LOVREGLIO La Traviata Fantasy

DEBUSSY Six Epigraphes antiques arr. Ian Munro

 

Geoffrey Collins, flute; David Griffiths, clarinet; Ian Munro, piano

 

Free, all welcome

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Date: Saturday, 15 August 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

This is your chance to hear all about writing chamber music, straight from the composers themselves.

Australia Ensemble Artistic Chair, Paul Stanhope hosts the 2020 series of Composer Conversations, to which he has invited featured Australian composers in for a chat. These intimate and engaging discussions are free and open to all, with time for questions. This is an opportunity to learn more about being a composer and about a particular work before you hear it live in concert!

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Date: Saturday, 15 August 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium


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Date: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 - 1:00pm
Location: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building

 

GRAINGER Molly on the Shore arr. David Griffiths

PUTS Four Airs: No. 2 for cello and piano

HINDSON 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

BRUCH Eight Pieces: 1-4

 

David Griffiths, clarinet; Dimity Hall, violin; Irina Morozova, viola; Ian Munro, piano; Julian Smiles, cello

 

Free, all welcome

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Date: Saturday, 26 September 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium


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Date: Friday, 2 October 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: TBC

Program to include Britten, Duruflé, Josquin, Pärt and the winner of the 2020 Willgoss Choral Composition Prize.

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Date: Saturday, 24 October 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

This is your chance to hear all about writing chamber music, straight from the composers themselves.

Australia Ensemble Artistic Chair, Paul Stanhope hosts the 2020 series of Composer Conversations, to which he has invited featured Australian composers in for a chat. These intimate and engaging discussions are free and open to all, with time for questions. This is an opportunity to learn more about being a composer and about a particular work before you hear it live in concert!

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Date: Saturday, 24 October 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium


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Date: Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 1:10pm
Location: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building

 

Program to be advised

 

Goldner String Quartet: Dene Olding, violin; Dimity Hall, violin; Irina Morozova, viola; Julian Smiles, cello

 

Free, all welcome

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Date: Friday, 13 November 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

 

Program to be announced.

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Date: Tuesday, 17 November 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

 

Program to be announced.

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Date: Sunday, 22 November 2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Sir John Clancy Auditorium

Collegium Musicum Choir

Burgundian Consort