The city of Brisbane in Queensland has an amazing musical life, despite there being a real lack of large venues. However the intimate musical experience thrives. Music making impressions for May & June includes: ORGAN GALA (4MBS Festival) Saturday 19 May , 7.30 pm St Andrew’s Uniting Church (Creek Street) featuring virtuoso keyboard artists PETER KRENSKE (Organist St Stephens’ Cathedral), MICHAEL FULCHER (Organist St John’s Cathedral) & CHRISTOPHER WRENCH (Pictured – Organist St Mary’s Kangaroo Point) Organ Society of Qld 60th Anniversary Concert with BACH, DEBUSSY, HOWELLS, IBERT, MATHIAS, PIERNÉ, WIDOR & Improvisation Tickets $25/$20/Child under 13 (free with adult) Book & Pay online | SEASCAPES (BSO /Brisbane Chorale) on Sunday 27 May, 3.00pm at Queensland Conservatorium featuring BRISBANE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (Emily Cox & Antoni Bonetti, conductors), BRISBANE CHORALE, Rosemary Arthars (sop), Josua Rowe (bar) VAUGHAN WILLIAMS epic ‘Sea Symphony’ (Emily Cox, conductor) and works by DEBUSSY (Antoni Bonetti, conductor) Book & Pay online| One of the most historic and aesthetically delightful buildings in the city St Mary’s Church on Kangaroo Point at Brisbane is one of those special places where the head and heart can be nurtured and inspired. They have a fine music tradition that includes Sundays with Bach, performed by internationally acclaimed organist Christopher Wrench. Next concert Sunday June 3rd at 3:00 pm when CHRISTOPHER WRENCH performs music from J.S. BACH’s monumental ‘Clavierübung Pt.3’ Tickets $20 /$15 (at the door).
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Carolyn McDowall FRSA has gained considerable experience and business acumen in her professional career. An independent cultural and social historian, Carolyn is an interior designer by trade. She has been involved in the creative sector for over thirty years in Australia; completing interior design projects, creating and producing innovative corporate and not-for profit (social profit) community events. She has over that time continuously conducted independent research , while designing, developing, and producing educational art and design history programs in conjunction with renowned specialist colleagues.