Society events held in 1996


11 February 1pm: Talk by Richard Gill (Chorus Master and conductor of AO) on the voice, vocal and choral music and the Australian Opera, accompanied by two members of the AO Chorus, Sandra Partridge and Sandra Oldis   Goethe Institut
17 March

1pm: Video - The Art of Conducting: Great Conductors of the Past


Goethe Institut

14 April

1pm: Video - Parsifal


Goethe Institut

26 May 

12pm for 12.20pm: Richard Wagner birthday luncheon

Guest of Honour: John Wegner

  Ritz Carlton Hotel

16 June

1pm: CD - Tristan und Isolde, Kirsten Flagstad, Lauritz Melchior, with an introduction by Zoltan Szabo


Goethe Institut

13 July

Theatre party to Benefit Concert by SSO with all-Wagner program


Concert Hall,

14 July



- CD - Das Rheingold


Goethe Institut

24 August

1pm: Theatre party to Der fliegende Holländer

8 September

12.30pm: CD - Die Walküre, from Karlsruhe, with John Wegner as Wotan

  Goethe Institut
20 October

1pm: Florence Austral - talk by James Moffat, illustrated by historic recordings

  Goethe Institut
17 November

11.30am: Seminar on Die Walküre


- Peter Pfuhl

- Antony Ernst

- Richard Toop

- Professor Michael Ewans

  Goethe Institut
8 December

2pm: Christmas Party

  Goethe Institut