A Wagner Society in NSW in-person event
2.00pm [AEDT]: Special extra concert with Jessica Harper (soprano), Joseph Eisinger (cello) and Bradley Gilchrist (piano) performing a selection of Germanic repertoire, Wagner, Strauss, Humperdinck and Liszt plus Wagner cello transcriptions
$40 members / $50 non-members / $20 full-time students
St Columba Community Centre
53A Ocean Street (cnr Forth Street)
Members of the public are most welcome!
About the artists
Jessica is an artist supported by the Society who has moved to Antwerp for further studies. In early September she made her debut at Semperoper Dresden. For more details of her career go to https://jessicaharpersoprano.com.
Jessica’s husband, Joseph Eisinger, has studied in Canberra, Sydney and Dresden, and is currently finishing his Masters degree at the Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp under the tutelage of Olsi Leka. Before relocating to Europe Joseph finished his Bachelor of Music at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, and enjoyed working with the Opera Australia Orchestra, Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Canberra Symphony Orchestra and Sydney Philharmonia. He currently works as a casual member of the Belgian National Orchestra.
Bradley Gilchrist works extensively as a mentor for young vocal and instrumental artists. He is Music Director of the Young Artist Program at Pacific Opera and Music Director at Australia’s oldest Music Club, Music at Manly, and has played the piano at numerous Wagner Society in NSW concerts.