We are excited that the South Coast Music Society is in its 25th year in 2019.
The South Coast Music Society, Batemans Bay welcomes Members, Subscribers and patrons for their 2019 Concert Series.
Go to ONLINE BOOKINGS to pay for all Memberships, Subscriptions and Concerts.
Our concerts in our 2019 series are:
Sunday 24 February: Spina-Benignetti Piano Duo – Recital for Four Hands.
Eleanora Spina and Michele Benignetti are compelling and talented young musicians whose sensitive musical interpretation has been praised by audiences and critics alike. They will perform works from Mendelssohn, Saint-Saens, Schubert and Rachmaninov.
Sunday 26 May: Celeste Haworth, Mezzo Soprano.
Celeste Haworth has been heralded as “enchanting” and possessing “effortless coloratura”. She has been lauded by critics and public alike for her performances in Europe, Asia and Australia. Celeste has recently returned to Sydney after a number of years studying and performing in Germany.
Sunday 29 September: Kristian Chong (piano) and Sophie Rowell (violin).
One of Australia’s leading pianists, Kristian Chong’s wide-ranging performance schedule finds him equally at home as concerto soloist, chamber musician and recitalist. Recently appointed Co-Concertmaster with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, violinist Sophie Rowell has had an extensive performing career as soloist, chamber musician and principal orchestral violinist both in Australia and abroad.
Sunday 1 December: Chrysalis (Viola, flute and harp)
The Chrysalis Trio are an Australian-based classical chamber music group, consisting of Katie Yap (viola), Kiran Phatak (flute and Melina van Leeuwen (harp). They are one of Melbourne’s most exciting young ensembles.
MEMBERSHIP AND SUBSCRIPTIONS:
In 2019 the following will apply: Membership $25, Pensioner Membership $20, Premium Subscriber $137 (includes entry to four concerts, membership and a complimentary program for each of the four concerts), Subscriber $125 (includes entry to four concerts and membership). Subscriber tickets are transferrable but not refundable.
All concerts are Sundays at 3.00 pm at St Bernard’s Church, Batehaven. Join us for refreshments at interval and a free Q and A after each performance.
Tickets at the door (cash) are $35 adult, $30 members and pensioners. Children free. Book online and walk in.
SPECIAL OFFER FROM SCMS FOR 2019 – One adult accompanying a school child/children will be admitted FREE to concerts. This initiative is to achieve an aim of the Society – the exposure of children to fine music. Please register at the door on arrival.