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- P. Brisbane

 

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2016 Concerts Calendar

BSO Season 1, 2016 - Brahms

  • Nielsen: Maskarade Overture
     
  • Brahms: Double Concerto for violin and cello:
    • Soloist: Graeme Jennings (violin)
    • Soloist: Patrick Murphy (cello)
       
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 1
 
Saturday 16 April 2016, 3pm
Brisbane Boys' College, Kensington Terrace, Toowoong
 
Tickets: online at 4MBS or 07 3847 1717
 
 
Sunday 17 April 2016, 3pm
Sun Coast Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sportsman Pde, Bokarina
 
Tickets: (07) 5413 1400 or Sunshine Coast Venues and Events
 
Ticket price: $35 adult, $28 concession, $15 school child
Brahms Concert Flyer
 


BSO Season 2, 2016 - Tchaikovsky - 4MBS Festival

 
  • Ginastera: Overture to the Creole Faust Op 9 (composed 1943)
     
  • Frank Proto: Carmen Fantasy
    • Bob Schultz on Trumpet
       
  • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4
 
Sunday 5 June 2016, 3pm
Sun Coast Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sportsman Pde, Bokarina
Tickets: (07) 5413 1400 or Sunshine Coast Venues and Events
 
 
Sunday 12 June 2016, 3pm
Brisbane Boys' College, Kensington Terrace, Toowoong
 
Tickets: online at 4MBS or 07 3847 1717
 
 
Ticket price: $35 adult, $28 concession, $15 school child
 
 


BSO Season 3, 2016 - Beethoven - Queensland Festival Chorus

 
  • Bonetti: Overture to As You Like It (World Première)
     
  • Ēriks Ešenvalds: Lakes awake at Dawn for Choir and Orchestra
    • with Queensland Festival Chorus, provided by Vocal Manoeuvres Academy
    • Chorusmaster Alison Rogers
       
  • Dvořák: Czech Suite
     
  • Ives: Variations on “America”
     
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 4

Saturday 3 September 2016, 3pm
St. Peters Performing Arts Centre, 66 Harts Rd, Indooroopilly
Tickets: online at 4MBS or 07 3847 1717
 
Sunday 11 September, 3pm
Sun Coast Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sportsman Pde, Bokarina
Tickets: (07) 5413 1400 or Sunshine Coast Venues and Events
 
Ticket price: $35 adult, $28 concession, $10 school child
 
 


BSO Season 4, 2016 - Family Fun Concert – Around the world in 80 minutes

From Australia to Mexico, the BSO takes a trip around the world with stopovers in Germany, Finland, Hungary, USA, Italy, Austria, Japan, UK.

  • Australia – Vine: Celebrare Celeberrime
     
  • Austria – Mozart: Dies Bildnes from Magic Flute
     
  • Hungary – Brahms: Hungarian Dance no 5
     
  • Japan – Takemitsu: 'Green'
     
  • United Kingdom – Elgar:  Pomp and Circumstance no 1
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  • USA – Copland: Fanfare seque into Shaker Dance
     
  • Germany – Brahms: violin concerto, last movement
    • Violin: André Allavena
       
  • Italy – Verdi: Questa o quella from Rigoletto
                di Capua: O mio sole
    • Tenor: Phillip Costovski
       
  • France – Bring Him Home (Les Miserables)
     
  • Finland – Karelia Suite Op 11, III Alla marcia
     
  • Mexico – Marquez Danzon No 2 

In collaboration with Symphony Strings St Aidan’s and GSLC Orchestra 

Sunday 20 November 2016, 3pm
Sun Coast Lake Kawana Community Centre, Sportsman Pde, Bokarina
 
Tickets: (07) 5413 1400 or Sunshine Coast Venues and Events
 
 
Sunday 27 November, 3pm
St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School, Corinda.
 
Tickets: (07) 3847 1717 or 4MBS
 
Single price: Adults $20 / Child 3-17 years $10 / Child under 3 years: free