Category: Forthcoming Concerts

Meet the Soloists: Jennifer Cook

In the lead-up to Gloriana’s twentieth-anniversary performance of JS Bach’s Mass in B Minor we take some time out to profile our team of soloists. Profile: Jennifer Cook Jennifer Cook graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Music/Commerce double degree,…

Meet the Soloists: Matthew Thomson

In the lead-up to Gloriana’s twentieth-anniversary performance of JS Bach’s Mass in B Minor we take some time out to profile our soloists who, alongside the chamber choir and orchestra, will help bring Bach’s original vision to fruition. We’ll be meeting…

Messiah

Since 2007, Gloriana Chamber Choir and the Choir of St Peter’s Eastern Hill have combined to present special performances of Handel’s Messiah. These are wonderful occasions where a superb choir, distinguished soloists and a fully Baroque chamber orchestra allow us…

A Ceremony of Carols

This year marks the centenary of Benjamin Britten’s birth. To celebrate this, Gloriana presents a selection of Britten’s best-loved Christmas music. A Ceremony of Carols combines traditional carol texts with the unique and beguiling sound-world of harp and high voices.…

Dixit Dominus

Our next concert features two extraordinary works for chamber choir and orchestra. Composed when Handel was only twenty-two, the Dixit Dominus stands as one of the greatest choral works of the Baroque period; music of astonishing virtuosity and range. We…