Events

Concerts, workshops and masterclasses

Bookings and inquiries: 02 6884 6686  info@macqcon.org.au

 

All events at Macquarie Conservatorium, cnr Darling & Bultje Sts Dubbo, unless otherwise indicated.

 

Tickets for concerts and events at Macquarie Conservatorium can be purchased

  • from the Conservatorium office cnr of Darling and Bultje Sts Dubbo Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
  • at the door of the venue 30 minutes before the concert starts
  • by downloading the booking form for the event from its listing below:
  • fill in and return to the Conservatorium office

  • online at www.123tix.com.au for visiting artists concerts & other selected events

 

 

 

Macquarie Conservatorium

Concert Series 2017

Season of 5 concerts 3 March – 13 October

Series tickets: Adult $110 / Concession $95 / Family of 4 $210


Enjoy superb music performed by exceptional musicians right here in Dubbo, with your series tickets to Macquarie Conservatorium’s 2017 Concert Series. The brilliant Seraphim Trio returns with a program of masterpieces for violin, cello and piano by Mozart, Dvorak and Ravel; Australia’s favourite guitar duo, the Grigoryan Brothers perform music from their latest CD release, a return to the classics; the Australian Brass Quintet features Australia’s leading brass players in a range of music from 16th century Spanish songs to the electrifying rhythms of Bernstein’s West Side Story; Russian virtuoso pianist Andrey Gugnin, winner of the 2016 Sydney International Piano Competition, enthralls with Bach, Schubert and Stravinsky’s breathtaking Petrouchka Suite; captivating flautist Jane Rutter, recently awarded the Chevalière de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres by the French Government, takes her audience on a journey from Paris to Buenos Aires with brilliant guitarist Giuseppe Zangari in their entertaining concert  “Tango Raga Habanera”. Purchase your series ticket to all five concerts now!

 

Download Concert Series booking form here

 

 

 

Masterclass with Jane Rutter

Thursday 12 October 6.00pm

$7 entry for all participants and observers

 

Students, teachers and all music lovers are welcome to attend this masterclass with the inspiring Jane Rutter. Flute, wind and chamber music students wishing to participate actively as performers in this master class should download and return the registration form in advance – bookings essential for playing participants. Jane is a generous and experienced mentor and teacher, with a wealth of expertise she will share with you – tips on performance skills, practice techniques, musical interpretation, managing stage fright and more. All students on all instruments should attend this masterclass – you will learn so much! This masterclass is open to everyone as audience/observers – download booking form or tickets available from the Conservatorium office and at the door.

 

Download info & booking form here

 

 

 

Jane Rutter & Giuseppe Zangari

Tango! Raga! Habanera!

Concert:  Friday 13 October 7.30pm

Adult $29 / Concession $25 / Family of 4 $58 / School student $7

 

Stroll the streets of Paris, feel the rhythm of the Spanish dance, be hypnotised by the mystic charm of India and transported to the dance halls of Buenos Aires in this passionate concert for flute and guitar, featuring music by Piazzolla, Ravi Shankar, De Falla, Bizet and more. Acclaimed for her onstage warmth and brilliance, flautist Jane Rutter was recently awarded the Chevalière des Arts et Lettres by the French Government for her impressive international achievements as a performer, recording artist and all-round ambassador for the flute. Guitarist Giuseppe Zangari performs extensively as a soloist and chamber musician at festivals and concerts throughout Australia, and lectures in classical guitar at the Sydney Conservatorium. Together they entrance in a program of French-Hispanic pieces, Flamenco-inspired habaneras, South American tangos and an Indian raga!

 

Download booking form here

Online bookings at 123 Tix

 

 

Adult Students Concert

Monday 30 October 6.30pm

Macquarie Conservatorium

 

A casual concert with drinks and nibbles, featuring performances by our adult students: solos, duets, trios, ensembles from a wide range of instruments and different genres of music.

 

Free – everyone welcome

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Awards Concert

Sunday 5 November 3pm

Macquarie Conservatorium

 

A concert showcasing performances by students of the Macquarie Conservatorium, presentation of encouragement awards and the announcement of scholarship winners for 2018. Refreshments will be served at the end of the concert. Everyone welcome – come along, enjoy the music and support our talented students!

 

Adult $10 / Family of 4 $25 / Student $5
Tickets available from Conservatorium office & at the door

 

 

 

 

 

Student Concert

Sunday 12 November 3pm

Macquarie Conservatorium

 

Come along and enjoy a relaxed afternoon of lovely music! Students of the Macquarie Conservatorium perform instrumental and vocal works.

 

Free – everyone welcome

 

 

 

 

 

 

End of Year Concert

Sunday 10 December 3pm

Macquarie Conservatorium

 

Macquarie Conservatorium students and staff celebrate the end of another musical year in an entertaining program of duos, trios and ensembles showcasing all our instruments areas.


Members are asked to bring along a plate of food to share for a get-together afterwards; drinks provided.

 

Free – everyone welcome