Tag Archives: J.S.Bach

St Matthew’s Passion – JS Bach, Brisbane 21 March 2013

JS Bach’s St Matthew’s Passion – semi-staged version first created by artistic director Lindy Hume for Perth International Arts Festival (2005) – Opera Queensland and Camerata of St John’s, conductor Graham Abbott,  Thursday 21 March , QPAC Concert Hall. When … Continue reading

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Seasonal Music

Since Hot Cross Buns are already appearing in the shops, I guess it’s not too soon to discuss some Easter performances in 2013. In an earlier post I mentioned that performances of the great seasonal baroque masterpieces were few and … Continue reading

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EMSQ presents ALCHEMY 2.30pm, 28 October 2012

Looking forward to another concert with Alchemy, presented by Early Music Qld, 28 October, 2.30pm, Holy Trinity Church, 64 Hawthorne St, Woolloongabba. On this occasion the performers are  baroque violinists Bridget Crouch and myself (also featured on baroque viola), viola … Continue reading

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Devonshire Tea Concert June 16

Mmm, devonshire tea, with homemade jam. I’m definitely looking forward to this gig! I’ll be performing a selection of my all time favourites for baroque violin, with the wonderful Peter Hagen on harpsichord. For more details go to the trybooking … Continue reading

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New England Bach Festival, Armidale

If you were to drive the same distance in Europe as from Brisbane to Armidale (450kms) , it’s quite likely you would cross into another country! In Australia there is no national border to cross, but with the changes in … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes – do you really want to know?

The trend these days with social media and arts promotion is all about giving your potential audience a glimpse of what goes on backstage and in the lead up to performances. Now I’m all for letting people see that musicians … Continue reading

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Abandoned Passions – recital with Peter Hagen, Broadford Vic.

Salon Concerts in a private home on Sunday afternoons with a dash of wild and plenty of passion. Three of the four concerts will be played on period instruments (copies of original instruments over 250 years old). Broadford resident Peter … Continue reading

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Dancing with Bach – Lucid Dance Theatre in collaboration with cellist Louise King

From the opening plucked chords on the cello stirring the dancers into action, this was a true collaboration between musician and dancers, with the cellist centre stage, the dancers  incorporating and reflecting her natural movements in the choreography. Dancing with … Continue reading

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