Sunday 31 March, 2.30pm.

The Moods and Motifs of great Russian music in the Majesty of the Hobart Town Hall.

Conductor Greg Stephens
Soloist Jonathan Békés (cello)

Tchaikovsky – Elegy for String Orchestra
Arensky – Variations on a theme of Tchaikowsky Op 35a
Prokofiev – Symphony No 1
Shostakovich – Cello Concerto No 1


Saturday 1 June, 2.30 pm, Scots Memorial Church
Sunday 13 June,2.30 pm,  Kettering Community Hall

Conductor Alexander Rodrigues has developed a program around the theme of Great Powers of the West.

America: Foote – Suite Op. 63 1901
Germany: Mendelssohn – String Symphony No 8 in D
France: Faure – Shylock: Nocturne 1889
France: Pierne – Serenade Op. 7 1881
England: Parry: Suite in F: Lady Radnor’s Suite 1894
Italy: Verdi: String Quartet/Symphony for Strings in E minor 1873

Sunday 29 September, 2.30 pm

A beautiful spring afternoon of music at the historic St George’s Church, Battery Point, Hobart.

Conductor: Gary Wain
Baritone – Michael Lampard,

Haydn – Symphony No.44
Butterworth arr. Wain – A Shropshire Lad. Baritone: Michael Lampard
Grainger – Irish Tune from County Derry
Dvorak – Serenade for Strings in E Major Op.22

Saturday 7 December at 7.30pm.

St David’s Cathedral,

Peter Tanfield musical director and soloist.

Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in A major RV 158
Locatelli: Concerto for Violin in C major (Op. 3 No. 5)
Vitali: Ciaccona for Violin and Strings
Peteris Vasks: “Vox Amoris” for Violin and Strings
Peteris Vasks: “Musica Dolorosa” for Strings
Hugo Wolf: Italian Serenade for Strings