Tag Archives: Forthcoming Concert

Singing On

2020 has passed and in 2021 the Grads are “Singing On”. In our first concert for this year the choir will perform for the first time at the historic Fort Street High School in Petersham. A varied program will see … Continue reading

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2021 Season

It is with enormous pleasure that Sydney University Graduate Choir advises its 2021 Choral Season. This announcement is slightly later than usual due to uncertainties raised by Covid19 that initially raised doubts as to whether we would be able to … Continue reading

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Gossec’s Messe des Morts

François-Joseph Gossec (1734-1829) was a highly original composer, difficult to classify, because his career straddled the Baroque and classical eras. Gossec played an important role in French musical life for more than 50 years. He was born in a province … Continue reading

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A HEAVENLY SCHUBERTIADE

On Sunday 19 August, the Choir will present its next Great Hall concert, a program of sacred music by Schubert (1797-1828), under the title ‘A Heavenly Schubertiade’. In her beautifully written, prize-winning memoir of 2011, ‘Piano Lessons’, the fine Australian … Continue reading

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