2013 Concerts

Saturday 9 November 5pm: Music for Jeanne d’Arc

Jeanne d'arc Christine de Pizan’s Song of Jeanne d’Arc, premiere of Brooke Green’s “This Body is Not Me”
music by Dufay, Josquin, Agricola, Jenkins, Lawes, Brooke Green, Michael Nyman

Josie and the Emeralds

Josie Ryan, soprano
Brooke Green, Fiona Ziegler, Laura Moore, Catherine Upex, Margo Adelson, viols

Guest Artists

Belinda Montgomery, soprano
Jacques Emery, double bass, percussion

Josie and the Emeralds

Josie and the Emeralds

Glebe Music Festival

$30, $20 (concessions), tickets at the door
doors open 4.30pm

Glebe Town Hall

160 St Johns Rd,
Glebe

 

Saturday 25 May, 4.30pm, 2013

Brooke Green gives a lecture-demo

Brooke Green

Brooke Green

The Viol and Vielle: “Music to Stir Your Heart…”….says the 15th century theorist Johannes Tinctoris but only in the hands of a skilled player. Come along to this talk-demo and see if Brooke Green can stir your heart!

The Glebe Society

Ombretta
355 Glebe Point Rd
Glebe, 2037

Saturday 23 March 4-5pm: Traveling to the Question

Traveling to the Question flyerThis concert features the reknowned USA viola da gamba player Mary Springfels and we also welcome guest soprano Belinda Montgomery. Josie and the Emeralds: Josie Ryan, soprano; Brooke Green, (director), Fiona Ziegler, Laura Moore and Margo Adelson, viols.

A luscious combination of two sopranos and five viols.Renaissance gems by Weelkes, Jenkins, Tye, Parsons and Byrd.

New music by Brooke Green including the premiere of Traveling to the Question inspired by Hildegard of Bingen, Nick Cave and Martin Heidegger.

$30 (full price), $25 (students and pensioners)limited seating, bookings advisable

Glebe Town Hall
160 St Johns Rd
Glebe
Traveling to the Question: L-R: Margo Adelson, Josie Ryan, Mary Springfels, Fiona Ziegler, Brooke Green, Belinda Montgomery, Laura Moore

Traveling to the Question: L-R: Margo Adelson, Josie Ryan, Mary Springfels, Fiona Ziegler, Brooke Green, Belinda Montgomery, Laura Moore

Click on this link for programme and photos

Mary Springfels

Mary Springfels

Sunday 17 February 7pm

The Emerald City Viols will be performing with The Parson’s Affayre for “Membra Jes nostri”  in a concert of musical treasures for Lent by Bach & Buxtehude.

Membra Nostri flyerTicket Prices: Adult $45, Seniors $40, Conc/Student $30

St James’ Church
173 King Street,
Sydney.

Bookings:
Phone - (02) 8004 0369
Email – bookings@theparsonsaffayre.com
Web – www.theparsonsaffayre.com/concerts.html

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