The 4MBS Music Diary is a list of classical music concerts taking place in & around Brisbane. Check out the events below, or submit a classical music event of your own.

Aug 06

SOUTH BRISBANE’S HERITAGE IN SONG

Friday 6 August, 7.30 pm, Somerville House, South Brisbane - EVENT POSTPONED - DETAILS SOON 'South Brisbane's Heritage in Song', presented by the Soirées Musicales Quintette - Annie Lower (soprano), Rachael Griffin (soprano), Mattias Lower (tenor), Leon Warnock (baritone) & Peter Roennfeldt (piano) - will include early songs by local composers, songs from the Victorian & Edwardian eras, opera excerpts, music hall songs performed at the original Cremorne Theatre, American songs from WWII and songs & partsongs performed during the Queensland Conservatorium's early years - with works by Jeffries, Lewin, Arditi, Cowen, Rubinstein, Donizetti, Maloney, Middleton, Lovelock, Mendelssohn, Bridge ... and others ... at The Chambers, Somerville House, 17 Graham Street, South Brisbane.

Date: Fri 6 August 2021

Address:
The Chambers
Somerville House
17 Graham Street
SOUTH BRISBANE

Aug 07

MUSIC BY THE SEA

Saturday 7 August, 7.30 pm, Sandgate Town Hall - EVENT POSTPONED/CANCELLED - CALL NUMBER BELOW FOR UPDATED INFORMATION Presented by Music By The Sea, Sharon Grigoryan (cello) and Slava Grigoryan (guitar) will perform Cello Sonata in A minor by Vivaldi, an excerpt from History of the Tango by Piazzolla, Jobiniana No 4 by Assad, Piece in the Form of an Habanera by Ravel, Grounded by Cawrse, Spiegel im Spiegel by Pärt, Tanto Espaço by Laginha and Five Tonadillas by Granados at the Sandgate Town Hall, cnr Brighton Road & Seymour Street, Sandgate, on Saturday 7 August at 7.30 pm. $60 and concessions. For details call 0400 882 201​.

Date: Sat 7 August 2021

Address:
Sandgate Town Hall
cnr Brighton Road & Seymour Street
SANDGATE

Aug 08

SOUTH BRISBANE’S HERITAGE IN SONG

Sunday 8 August, 4.00 pm, Somerville House, South Brisbane - EVENT POSTPONED - DETAILS SOON 'South Brisbane's Heritage in Song', presented by the Soirées Musicales Quintette - Annie Lower (soprano), Rachael Griffin (soprano), Mattias Lower (tenor), Leon Warnock (baritone) & Peter Roennfeldt (piano) - will include early songs by local composers, songs from the Victorian & Edwardian eras, opera excerpts, music hall songs performed at the original Cremorne Theatre, American songs from WWII and songs & partsongs performed during the Queensland Conservatorium's early years - with works by Jeffries, Lewin, Arditi, Cowen, Rubinstein, Donizetti, Maloney, Middleton, Lovelock, Mendelssohn, Bridge ... and others ... at The Chambers, Somerville House, 17 Graham Street, South Brisbane.

Date: Sun 8 August 2021

Address:
The Chambers
Somerville House
17 Graham Street
SOUTH BRISBANE

Aug 08

SUNDAY MORNING COFFEE CONCERTS: MOSTLY MOZART SERIES

Sunday 8 August, 10/11.00 am, 4MBS Performance Studio, Coorparoo - EVENT POSTPONED - DETAILS SOON The second concert in the four-concert 'Sunday Morning Coffee Concerts: Mostly Mozart' series featuring Opus 5 - Margaret Connolly (violin), Nicholas Tomkin (viola), Deborah Davis (cello), Rianne Wilschutt (clarinet)​ & Mark Hooper (piano) - will include Violin Sonata No 32 in B flat, K 454 by Mozart, Piano Sonata No 13 in B flat, K 333 by Mozart and Notturno in B flat, D 897 (Adagio) by Schubert at the 4MBS Performance Studio, 384 Old Cleveland Road, Coorparoo, on Sunday 8 August.

Date: Sun 8 August 2021

Address:
4MBS Performance Studio
384 Old Cleveland Road
COORPAROO

Aug 15

ORCHESTRA CORDA SPIRITUS

Sunday 15 August, 2.30 pm, St Augustine's Church, Hamilton - EVENT CANCELLED The Orchestra Corda Spiritus (conducted by Chen Yang) - with Courtenay Cleary (violin) & Frank Giraldo (oboe) - will perform Concerto for Violin, Oboe & Strings in D minor, BWV 1060 by Bach and Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) by Beethoven at St Augustine's Church, 9 Charlton Street, Hamilton.

Date: Sun 15 August 2021

Address:
St Augustine's Church
9 Charlton Street
HAMILTON

Aug 15

THE MAGNIFICENT BACH

Sunday 15 August, 3.00 pm, St John's Cathedral, Brisbane City 'The Magnificent Bach' - with the Brisbane Chamber Choir (directed by Graeme Morton), Amber Evans (soprano), Rachael Griffin (soprano), Anne Fulton (alto), Nick Kirkup (tenor), Timothy Newton (bass) and the Brisbane Chamber Players (incorporating members of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra) - will include the cantatas Himmelskönig, sei willkommen (BWV 182) & Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied (BWV 190) by Bach and Magnificat in D (BWV 243) by Bach at St John's Cathedral, 373 Ann Street, Brisbane City, on Sunday 15 August at 3.00 pm. $50 and concessions. For details call 3365 3500.

Date: Sun 15 August 2021

Address:
St John's Cathedral
373 Ann Street
BRISBANE CITY

Aug 21

CARMINA BURANA – QUEENSLAND CHOIR

Saturday 21 August, 8.00 pm, Old Museum Concert Hall, Bowen Hills The Queensland Choir (directed by Kevin Power) - with Leanne Kenneally-Warnock (soprano), Ron Morris (counter tenor), Leon Warnock (baritone), Catherine Lynagh (piano), Alex Raineri (piano) and percussionists - will perform Carmina Burana by Orff at the Old Museum Concert Hall, 480 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, on Saturday 21 August at 8.00 pm. $45 and concessions. For bookings call 3257 4089​.

Date: Sat 21 August 2021

Address:
Old Museum Concert Hall
480 Gregory Terrace
BOWEN HILLS

Aug 22

SUNDAY MORNING COFFEE CONCERTS: MOSTLY MOZART SERIES

Sunday 22 August, 10/11.00 am, 4MBS Performance Studio, Coorparoo The second concert in the four-concert 'Sunday Morning Coffee Concerts: Mostly Mozart' series featuring Opus 5 - Margaret Connolly (violin), Nicholas Tomkin (viola), Deborah Davis (cello), Rianne Wilschutt (clarinet)​ & Mark Hooper (piano) - will include Violin Sonata No 4 in A, D 574 by Schubert and Piano Quintet in A, D 667 (Trout) by Schubert at the 4MBS Performance Studio, 384 Old Cleveland Road, Coorparoo, on Sunday 22 August at 11.00 am. $45 and concessions includes coffee & croissant/cake from 10.00 am. For bookings - click here to book online and print tickets or call 4MBS Ticketing on 3847 1717​ 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Bookings essential for catering purposes. No ticket sales available at the door.

Date: Sun 22 August 2021

Address:
4MBS Performance Studio
384 Old Cleveland Road
COORPAROO

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