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The Muses Delight House Concert

April 17 : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm AEST


The Muses’ Delight:

British Isles to the Australian Bush

Porcupine Ridge, 7:00PM April 17

The Muses’ Delight brings a toe-tapping concert of baroque and folk music to an intimate house concert in Porcupine Ridge, VIC. The inspiration for this program came from an old book of folk tunes that belonged to Katie Kurtz, the great-grandmother of our cellist, Lucy. We’ll explore some of these dance tunes, and chart their journey from the ballrooms and concert halls of the British Isles to the sunny and rugged Australian Bush. From Purcell, Handel and the traditional folk music of the British Isles to Ross Edwards and Katie Kurtz’ tunes, we’ll take you on a journey that will have you up and dancing!

The Muses’ Delight is a vibrant early music ensemble made of genre-crossing musicians Meredith Beardmore (flute), Katie Yap (violin/viola) and Lucy Price (cello). We play on period instruments, which have an intimate sound that’s full of character, and give exciting performances of baroque and folk music.

Wednesday 17 April 7:00-9:00PM, Private residence, Porcupine Ridge (exact address supplied on booking)

Tickets $25/$20

Available online or call Meredith on 0403 547 700


Refreshments provided following the concert

Repertoire to include:

Handel Trio Sonata                                                               Purcell Dance Suite

Abel Piece for Solo Viola da Gamba (arr. cello)                James Oswald Ross Edwards Ecstatic Dances for viola and cello                       Traditional folk tunes

James Oswald Airs for the Seasons




April 17
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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April 6, 2019
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