2018 Concert Series - 

A German Baroque Christmas

 - Sunday 9 December 2:30pm


  • Counter Tenor Maximilian RiEbl, 

    Samantha Cohen Lute, 

    Calvin Bowman  Keyboard

    Music by JS Bach, Schutz, Buxtehude:  Bach's Christmas Oratorio, and cantatas from the early German Baroque period.

    Tickets are $30, $25 concession, $10 Student

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  • Also heard this year:

    Korowa VCE Music Performance - Sunday 14 October 2018

    This concert provided a lovely opportunity for a number of Korowa VCE Music solo performance students to present their work. We were delighted with the high standard of the girls performance, and the variety of the program.

  • Also heard this year

    An international Musical journey - Sunday 16th SeptembeR

    Celebrated European lyric soprano Simone Riksman took us on an international musical journey with accompanist Calvin Bowman. Simone sang the beautiful songs of England's Roger Quilter, Aaron Copeland from America, and Australian composers Calvin Bowman and Ross Edwards.


  • Also heard this year  

    Tango Chamber - Sunday 19th August 2:30pm

    St Oswald's presents El Maestro Argentino by the Tango Chamber.


    Sophia Dunn – Violin, Max Walker – Guitar, Philip McLeod – Double Bass, Suzanne Andrews - Piano

    A Tango Nuevo concert focusing in on repertoire by Astor Piazzolla and those influenced by his style Paquito d’Rivera and Richard Galliano. Also performing a selection of old tangos and tango composition by bassist Philip McLeod


  • Also heard this year - Gala Concert and CD Launch Sunday 22 July

    The Oswald's was the venue for a special event to celebrate the art songs of great Australian Composer, Dr Calvin Bowman. 

    The Gala Concert featured outstanding Australian soloists Sara Macliver (soprano), Paul McMahon (tenor), and Christopher Richardson (bass baritone), accompanied by Ian Munro and Calvin Bowman himself. The CD "Real and Right and True" was launched by Julian Burnside AO QC.


    See Photographs of the concert


  • Also heard this year: Music for Two Flutes: Peter Sheridan and Lisa-Maree Amos

    Sunday, 17 June – Peter Sheridan and Lisa-Maree Amos have toured and played together extensively in Australia and internationally. They played a range of flutes from the piccolo to contra-bass flutes. They explored the full flute repertoire. There was also the first Australian performance of the Monster Tryptych by Houston Dunleavy with words by Laura Goodin.

  • Also heard this year: John Martin

    Well-known Australian pianist John Martin presented a colourful journey through musical styles, with classical favourites, ragtime, jazz, songs and even a poem or two, all laced with anecdotes.



  • Also heard this year: Michael Kieran Harvey


    Sunday, 15 April - a piano recital by the internationally renowned Michael Kieran Harvey. His career is notable for its diversity and wide repertoire. Clive O’Connell, writing in The Age said,” Few Australian pianists can touch Michael Kieran Harvey, one of the most exciting exponents of contemporary music in the country”


  • Also heard this year:  Vox - Sunday 18th March 2018

    Sunday, 18 March - the concert was given by VOX, a brilliant a cappella choral ensemble of 6 voices from Ballarat


    Read above for details of forthcoming Concerts: