Austrian Encounters (Melbourne)


Sun May 22 2022 at 03:00 pm to 04:30 pm


Sacred Heart Church Carlton | Melbourne, VI

The Australian Boys Choir joins with The Vocal Consort and the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra to present some of the finest 18th century choral repertoire.
Performed on period instruments, this concert will feature the sparkling 'Spatzenmesse' of Mozart and also include works by fraternal composers Joseph and Michael Haydn.
Nicholas Dinopoulos, conductor
Suzanne Shakespeare, soprano
Emily Bauer-Jones, contralto
Henry Choo, tenor
Stephen Marsh, baritone
Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra
Australian Boys Choir & The Vocal Consort
Litaniae Lauretanae K.109 | W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)
Missa Brevis 'Sancti Joannis de Deo' Hob. XXII:7 | Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Litaniae Lauretanae MH 71 | Johann Michael Haydn (1737-1806) *First Australian Performance
Missa Brevis in C 'Spatzenmesse' K.220 | W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)
3.00pm, Sunday 22 May 2022
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Rathdowne & Pelham St, Carlton
Adult $35 | Concession $25 | Child $15
Free admission for training members of the ABCI.
Tickets now on sale via
This performance will also be live-streamed via the Australian Digital Concert Hall. See for more information and digital ticket access available world-wide.
Weaving together old and new, and intertwining historical masterworks with captivating new sounds, the voices of the Australian Boys Choir come together in a diverse repertoire spanning six centuries. The Choir constantly refreshes and renews through its exceptional young singers, and with a level of musical sophistication that always surprises, it continues to engage and enchant audiences around the globe.
“With its insightful programming, wide community engagement and high artistic standards, the Australian Boys Choir and its affiliate groups have much to celebrate in their 80th anniversary year." - Limelight Magazine
“The Vocal Consort sang superbly…a rich, seamless blend” - The New York Times
“ARCO musicians perform, creating an all-encompassing atmosphere in their concerts that is infectious. And, especially at this time, the relief of joy, hope, and new beginnings was palpable.” - Night Writes Sydney

Where is it happening?

Sacred Heart Church Carlton, Rathdowne St & Pelham St,Melbourne,VIC,Australia, Melbourne, Australia

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Australian Boys Choir

Host or Publisher Australian Boys Choir

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