Old Museum Shows coming up

The Old Museum Brisbane

BERARDI/FORAN/KARLEN – ‘Hope in my pocket’ – Album Launch

Saturday 24 October 2014

Doors at 7pm for 7.30pm performance (2 sets)

BERARDI/FORAN/KARLEN – ‘Hope in my pocket’ – Album Launch

‘Hope in my pocket’ is the new album from celebrated Australian musicians Sean Foran, Rafael Karlen and Kristin Berardi. Drawing on content from ANZAC letters, this suite of music  explore themes of hope, fear, seperation, loss, love, and conditions of war. Sounds of  jazz, folk and classical music combine in a way that is intensely intimate and moving, with Berardi’s sublime vocal sounds melding with the melodic contours of the piano and saxophone in a captivating way.

Kristin Berardi – voice     Sean Foran – piano     Rafael Karlen – saxophone

‘If you have not heard Kristin Berardi sing, rush to do so. She is probably the finest jazz singer Australia has produced…’  SMH   ‘The balance between composition and improvisation gives the ear a bit of structure to rely upon while keeping on its toes. Most of all, this music is about as beautiful as it gets (Rafael Karlen – Sweetness of things half-remembered)’ –  Wondering Sound

‘a gifted pianist with abundant ideas and the technique to go with them (Sean Foran)’ – Irish Times.


This project is supported by the ANZAC Centenary arts and culture fund public grants program.

Tickets incur a 2% credit card and $3 booking fee.

Queensland Philharmonia Orchestra: 3rd Anniversary Gala

Saturday 24 October 2015

Doors 6.00pm     Performance 7.00pm

Queensland Philharmonia Orchestra: 3rd Anniversary Gala

Presented by the Queensland Philharmonia Orchestra

Conducted by Matthew Schwarz
With Soloist Andrew Leask

Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor (Saint-Saëns)
Symphony No. 5 in E Minor (Tchaikovsky)

Join the Queensland Philharmonia Orchestra for a very special afternoon as they celebrate their 3rd Anniversary with a  performance of Saint-Saëns’ Cello Concerto in A Minor with Principal Cellist, Andrew Leask and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 in E Minor!

Website: www.qpo.org.au

Ticket Prices: Students $15, Concessions $18, Adults $22 (+$3 booking & 2% credit card fee per ticket)

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