Chamber Music Gala

Chamber Music Gala

Experience a Chamber Music Gala under the stars with a stellar cast of six-acclaimed international chamber music artists with a spectacular view over the entire Sunshine Coast region.

Unparalleled in artistic quality and vision, ‘Musical Landscapes’ gives visitors and music-loving Sunshine Coast audiences an opportunity to experience the world’s finest classical music artists in action.

An intimate concert experience set in the beautiful grounds of Flame Hill Vineyard amongst 300 acres of spectacular countryside in Montville, Sunshine Coast.  Produced by Artistic Director, Louise King and curated especially for Horizon Festival 2017, this exclusive event will appeal to those seeking a magical, quality cultural experience.

Book today to experience classical music inspired by mountains, landscape, ocean, the seasons and a sky full of stars.

Drinks and canapés will be served from 5:30pm - 7pm.

Hear music by Beethoven, Schubert, Piazzolla and Joubert artfully programmed with Australian composers Gordon Kerry, Elena Kats-Chernin, Ross Edwards, Robert Davidson and Lachlan Skipworth. Concert features QLD Premiere Performance of a new song setting for voice and piano trio by Gordon Kerry of poems At The Glasshouse Mountains by David Malouf.

Artists announced are Brendan Joyce violin (Artistic Director and Concert Master Camerata Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra),  Louise King (Cello Dreaming), Lloyd Vanthoff (clarinet) – 2015 winner ABC Symphony Australia Young Performers Awards, Liam Viney (piano) University of Queensland Director of Research & Piano Performance Fellow, Anna Grinberg (piano), Shelli Hulcombe – voice QCGU Senior Lecturer Voice.

Book the premium gala package for an exclusive meet and greet reception with featured Australian composers, guest chamber music artists, invited Australian composers and Artistic Director, Louise King.

Program details

Beethoven – ‘Spring Sonata’ for Violin & piano No.5 opus 24 

David Mahlouf – poetry reading of ‘Glasshouse Mountains’ poems’

Gordon Kerry (AUS) – ‘At The Glasshouse Mountains’ QLD PREMIERE soprano, violin, cello and piano

Piazzolla – Four Seasons ‘Invierno & Primavera’ (Winter & Spring) for piano, violin and cello

Elena-Kats-Chernin – ‘Butterflying’ - trio for piano, violin and cello


Lachlan Skipworth - ‘The Night Sky’ (2011) Cello, Clarinet, piano Australian Composer featured in 2016 International Rostrum of Composer

Franz Schubert - ‘Shepherd on the Rock’ soprano, clarinet, piano

Davidson (AUS) – Landscapes (1999) piano trio and didgeridoo

John Joubert (UK) - Landscapes for soprano and piano trio Op. 129 (1992) 90th celebration year of composer’s birth 2017 

Ross Edwards - AUS Montville Mantras voice, clarinet & cello

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