Jun
15
8:00 pm20:00

FQ in Hobart with Timo-Veikko Valve

  • Hobart Town Hall

Concert Program:
PETER SCULTHORPE  String Quartet No. 18 Jointly commissioned in 2010 by Edinburgh Festival for Tokyo String Quartet and Peter and Leila Doyle for Flinders Quartet
LUIGI BOCCHERINI String Quintet in G major Fandango
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quintet in C major, D.956

Jun
18
3:30 pm15:30

FQ in Sydney with Timo-Veikko Valve

  • The Independent

Concert Program:
PETER SCULTHORPE  String Quartet No. 18 Jointly commissioned in 2010 by Edinburgh Festival for Tokyo String Quartet and Peter and Leila Doyle for Flinders Quartet
LUIGI BOCCHERINI String Quintet in G major Fandango
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quintet in C major, D.956

Jun
20
7:30 pm19:30

Schubert Gala with Timo-Veikko Valve

  • Hawthorn Arts Centre

Concert Program:
PETER SCULTHORPE  String Quartet No. 18 Jointly commissioned in 2010 by Edinburgh Festival for Tokyo String Quartet and Peter and Leila Doyle for Flinders Quartet
LUIGI BOCCHERINI String Quintet in G major Fandango
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quintet in C major, D.956

Jun
23
7:30 pm19:30

Peninsula Music Society's Winter Solstice

  • Peninsula Community Theatre

Concert Program:
FRANZ SCHUBERT  String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet by Iain Grandage and John Rotar
PETER SCULTHORPE
  String Quartet No. 18 Jointly commissioned in 2010 by Edinburgh Festival for Tokyo String Quartet and Peter and Leila Doyle for Flinders Quartet

Jun
25
2:30 pm14:30

FQ in Ballarat

  • The Lost Ones Contemporary Art Gallery

Concert Program:
FRANZ SCHUBERT  String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet by Iain Grandage and John Rotar
PETER SCULTHORPE
  String Quartet No. 18 Jointly commissioned in 2010 by Edinburgh Festival for Tokyo String Quartet and Peter and Leila Doyle for Flinders Quartet

Co-presented by Flinders Quartet and The Lost Ones Contemporary Art Gallery

Sep
27
11:00 am11:00

FQ in Colac

  • Colac Otway Performing Arts & Cultural Centre

Concert Program:
RICHARD MILLS  String Quartet No. 4 Glimpses from my book of Dada Commissioned in 2010 with assistance from the Australia Council and dedicated to Flinders Quartet on their tenth birthday
FRANZ SCHUBERT  Winterreise (a selection) arranged for string quartet by Calvin Bowman
FRANZ SCHUBERT  String Quartet in D minor D.810 Death and the Maiden

Sep
28
7:00 pm19:00

Death and the Maiden

  • Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre

Concert Program:
RICHARD MILLS  String Quartet No. 4 Glimpses from my book of Dada Commissioned in 2010 with assistance from the Australia Council and dedicated to Flinders Quartet on their tenth birthday
FRANZ SCHUBERT  Winterreise (a selection) arranged for string quartet by Calvin Bowman
FRANZ SCHUBERT  String Quartet in D minor D.810 Death and the Maiden

Oct
1
2:30 pm14:30

Death and the Maiden

  • Montsalvat Barn Gallery

Concert Program:
RICHARD MILLS  String Quartet No. 4 Glimpses from my book of Dada Commissioned in 2010 with assistance from the Australia Council and dedicated to Flinders Quartet on their tenth birthday
FRANZ SCHUBERT  Winterreise (a selection) arranged for string quartet by Calvin Bowman
FRANZ SCHUBERT  String Quartet in D minor D.810 Death and the Maiden


Mar
26
2:30 pm14:30

Schubert in the South

  • Montsalvat Barn Gallery

Join us for a pre concert talk, commencing 2.00pm

Concert Program:
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887
CALVIN BOWMAN  String Quartet in two movements Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)

PROGRAM NOTES

Mar
23
7:00 pm19:00

Schubert in the South

  • Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre

Join us for a pre concert talk, commencing 6.30pm

Concert Program:
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887
CALVIN BOWMAN  String Quartet in two movements Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)

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Mar
21
1:00 pm13:00

Quartet on Collins #1

  • Collins Street Baptist Church

Concert program:
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART  Duo for Violin and Viola No. 1 in G major K. 423
CALVIN BOWMAN  String Quartet in two movements Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)

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Join us at 12.40pm for a pre concert by an ensemble from Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School, performing the last movement of Dvořák's String Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96 'American'

Mar
19
2:30 pm14:30

FQ in Macedon

  • Macedon, VIC

Concert Program:
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887
CALVIN BOWMAN  String Quartet in two movements Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)

Mar
12
2:00 pm14:00

flinders@flinders

  • St John's Anglican Church

Concert Program:
CALVIN BOWMAN  New Work Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887

Mar
10
7:30 pm19:30

FQ @ Shepparton Festival: performance

  • La Trobe University

Concert Program:
JOSEPH HAYDN String Quartet in B minor, Op. 33 No. 1 (excerpts)
with members of the Shepparton community
CARLOS GUASTAVINO  Songs arranged for string quartet:
El Sampedrino (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Vidala del secadal (arranged by Iain Grandage)
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe (arranged by John Rotar)
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D.887

Supported by the Fairley Foundation.

Mar
10
4:00 pm16:00

FQ @ Shepparton Festival: workshop

  • La Trobe University

Workshopping and rehearsing one of Haydn’s masterworks for string quartet with members of the Shepparton community.

The rehearsal and workshop will culminate in the curtain raiser for FQ's return recital for the Shepparton Festival.

Supported by the Fairley Foundation.

Dec
14
6:00 pm18:00

FQ Composer Workshop Performance

  • Performance Space, Library at The Dock

Free concert but bookings required, click here to book

Concert Program:
NAOMI BROWN A Storm in the Mountains  
DANIEL RILEY String Quartet, Mov. 1 Intermezzo   
CHRISTOPHER MILROY His Holy Face      
BROCK STANNARD-BROWN String Quartet, Mov. 2 Scherzo
PETER MCNAMARA Extraneous III  
VAUGHAN MCALLEY String Quartet, Mov. 3 Lento   
HOLLY BROADBENT La Venue du Printemps  
JOHN ROTAR V Večernih

Dec
6
Dec 13

FQ Composer Workshops

  • Performance Space, Library at the Dock

Tuesday 6 December, 10am to 4pm
Thursday 8 December, 10am to 4pm
Saturday 10 December, 10am to 4pm
Tuesday 13 December, 10am to 4pm

Open to the public, free entry, no bookings required

Oct
9
2:30 pm14:30

The Offering with Benjamin Martin

  • Cope Williams

Concert Program:
ELENA KATS-CHERNIN Piano Quintet No. 1 The Offering *
SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 92
STUART GREENBAUM 4 before (and after) 5 ^
BRAHMS Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Chris Arnold and Margot Costanzo
^ Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Sep
29
7:00 pm19:00

THE OFFERING with Benjamin Martin

  • Melbourne Recital Centre, Salon

Concert Program:
ELENA KATS-CHERNIN Piano Quintet No. 1 The Offering *
SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 92
STUART GREENBAUM 4 before (and after) 5 ^
BRAHMS Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Chris Arnold and Margot Costanzo
^ Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Sep
25
2:30 pm14:30

The Offering with Benjamin Martin

  • Montsalvat Barn Gallery

Concert Program:
ELENA KATS-CHERNIN Piano Quintet No. 1 The Offering *
SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 92
STUART GREENBAUM 4 before (and after) 5 ^
BRAHMS Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Chris Arnold and Margot Costanzo
^ Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC

INFORMATION  Tickets available at the door

Jun
5
2:30 pm14:30

FQ in Tamworth

  • Tamworth Regional Conservatorium - Chapel Theatre

Concert Program:
STUART GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 1 Time’s Arrow
BRITTEN String Quartet No. 2 in C major, Op. 36
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 10, Op. 74 in E flat major (Harp)

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Jun
4
7:30 pm19:30

FQ in Gunnedah

  • Gunnedah Civic Theatre

Concert Program:
STUART GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 1 Time’s Arrow
BRITTEN String Quartet No. 2 in C major, Op. 36
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 10, Op. 74 in E flat major (Harp)

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

Jun
3
7:30 pm19:30

FQ in Dubbo

  • Macquarie Conservatorium

Concert Program:
STUART GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 1 Time’s Arrow
BRITTEN String Quartet No. 2 in C major, Op. 36
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 10, Op. 74 in E flat major (Harp)

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

May
27
5:30 pm17:30

FQ in Bendigo

  • Bendigo Art Gallery

Concert Program:
GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 6 The Lonely Planet *
MOZART String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K.387
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC and dedicated to Maureen and Tony Wheeler

INFORMATION & BOOKINGS

PROGRAM NOTES

May
26
7:00 pm19:00

The Lonely Planet

  • Melbourne Recital Centre, Salon

Concert Program:
GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 6 The Lonely Planet *
MOZART String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K.387
HAYDN String Quartet Op. 33 No. 2 in E flat major (The Joke)
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 4, Op. 18, No. 4 in C minor
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC and dedicated to Maureen and Tony Wheeler

INFORMATION Currently sold out, but please contact MRC box office to be added to the waitlist (sometimes tickets are returned, exchanged or otherwise released). Email or phone 03 9699 3333.

PROGRAM NOTES

May
22
2:30 pm14:30

The Lonely Planet

  • Montsalvat Upper Gallery

Concert Program:
GREENBAUM String Quartet No. 6 The Lonely Planet *
MOZART String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K.387
HAYDN String Quartet Op. 33 No. 2 in E flat major (The Joke)
BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 4, Op. 18, No. 4 in C minor
* Premiere, commissioned by Flinders Quartet with support from Julian Burnside AO QC and dedicated to Maureen and Tony Wheeler

INFORMATION  Ticket sales for this concert have now closed through the MRC box office. There are a very limited number of tickets available to purchase at the door. To avoid disappointment please text/call Wendy on 0417 798 523 to reserve a ticket (and pay at the door).

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