Society events held in 2013


9 - 10 February   Forging Meaning out of Music: Heritage, Complexity and Vision of the Ring - a workshop by Dr Antony Ernst



Willoughby Uniting Church Conference Centre
10 March  

2pm: Faeries and Vampyres: Concert by
Bradley Cooper, Sarah-Ann Walker and
Luke Stoker, accompanied by Bradley Gilchrist


Revised program

Mosman Art Gallery
14 April   2pm: Wagner and Psychological Motivation in the Ring by Dr David Schwartz   Goethe Institut
22 May  

- 2013 Special event: Wunderlicht Exhibition opening

- 7.15pm for 7.30pm: Wagner 200th Birthday dinner program by Emily Edmonds and accompanist:

Schubert: An Die Musik

Berg: Nacht from Seven Early Songs

Berg: Nachtigall from Seven Early Songs

Wagner: Träume

Lehar: Lippen Schweigen from The Merry Widow


  Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Royal Automobile Club
26 May  


- Annual General Meeting

- Concert by Luke Stoker accompanied by
Bradley Gilchrist

  Goethe Institut
30 June   2pm: Tony Legge, OA's Assistant Music Director on Bayreuth career   Goethe Institut
14 July   9.30am - 5pm: Riding the Storm: Seminar on The Flying Dutchman by Dr David Larkin, with Professor Benedict Anderson, Dr Colleen Chesterman and Anthony Pasquill; and singers Eugene Raggio and Emilie Lemasson Program Willoughby Uniting Church Conference Centre
11 August   2pm: Preparing for Major Wagnerian Roles, by Lisa Gasteen   Goethe Institut
25 August  

2pm: Swords and Winterstorms, A concert of Arias and Lieder by Wagner, Strauss & Mahler by David Corcoran and Amanda Windred accompanied by Bradley Gilchrist

Program Mosman Art Gallery
8 September   2pm: Neil Armfield's Ring Adventure   Goethe Institut
6 October  

2pm: Singing Wagner by Susan Bullock, Melbourne's Brunnhilde and Richard Berkeley-Steele, Melbourne's Loge

  Goethe Institut
  Because of the Melbourne Ring, the Society will not hold any functions.