1988 Concerts



14 May, 1988

Concert Hall, Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Britten: War Requiem

Brisbane Chorale, Conservatorium Youth Choir

Judith Henley, Gregory Massingham, James Christiansen

Queensland Youth Orchestra, Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra

Conducted by John Curro


20 August, 1988

Bruce Indoor Stadium

Mahler: Symphony No 8 in E flat, "Symphony of a Thousand"

Brisbane Chorale, Combined choirs from interstate and New Zealand

Rhonda Bruce, Sandra Hahn, Kimball Wheeler, Jan St John, Margaret Russell, Ronald Stevens, Michael Leighton Jones, Raymond Myers

Canberra Symphony Orchestra

Conducted by Leonard Dommett


16 September, 1988

Concert Hall, Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Queensland Conservatorium Gala Concert

Parry: I was glad

Handel: Zadok the Priest

Brisbane Chorale

Christopher Cook, organ

Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra

Conducted by James Christiansen


9 October, 1988

Mayne Hall

Voice, Wind & Brass

Vaughan Williams: Mass in G minor

Bruckner: Mass in E minor

Brisbane Chorale

Kathryn Ladner, Clare Gormley, Kerri Eaton, Irene Horne, Adrian McEniery, Ian Clarkson, Daniel Helps, Manfred Pohlenz

Brisbane Wind Ensemble

Conducted by James Christiansen


5 November, 1988

Concert Hall, Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Beethoven: Symphony No 9 in D minor, "Choral"

Brisbane Chorale

Beverley Bergen, Margreta Elkins, Gregory Massingham, Gregory Yurisich

Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Conducted by Jiri Starek


11 December, 1988

Mayne Hall

A Choral Christmas

Gabrielli: Hodie Christus natus est

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Rutter: Gloria

Brumby: Christmas carol

James: Christmas carol

Brisbane Chorale, Brisbane Chorale Semi-Chorus

Timothy Collins, Penelope Sharpe, cello, Christopher Cook, organ

Conservatorium Brass Ensemble

Conducted by James Christiansen