Category: Forthcoming Concerts

Passion and Resurrection

Our first concert for 2016 contains two magnificent Easter-themed works. Seven Last Words from the Cross James Macmillan’s Seven Last Words from the Cross was commissioned by the BBC in 1994.  Scored for choir and string orchestra, Seven Last Words…

New concert: Handel’s Messiah

Since 2007, Gloriana Chamber Choir, in collaboration with the Choir of St Peter’s Eastern Hill, has presented annual performances of Handel’s Messiah. With brilliant soloists and an orchestra of Melbourne’s finest period instrument specialists, these performances have been acclaimed for…

Gloriana Announces 2016 Season

Andrew Raiskums conducts rehearsal for Mass in B Minor. June 2014.

Gloriana is thrilled to announce its concert lineup for the 2016 season. Over the coming year, we’ll be performing a rich mix of Baroque and Renaissance repertoire alongside cutting-edge contemporary works that  continue to push the musical language of chamber choral music…

New Concert: 5 July Stabat Mater

Gloriana delves into the world of Claudio Monteverdi’s secular music with two great madrigal cycles from the Sixth Book of Madrigals. In their dramatic range and expressive power both the Lamento d’Arianna and the Sestina rank among Monteverdi’s finest achievements. The world of Monteverdi’s…

Forthcoming Concert: Miserere

Gloriana begins its 2015 concert series with a programme of much-loved works for the Easter season. Allegri’s Miserere is one of the most celebrated of all sacred choral works. Tippett’s Five Negro Spirituals, taken from his oratorio A Child of…