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Memories of Leonard Bernstein

Memories of Leonard Bernstein from a couple of our Orchestra members Leonard Bernstein and the Enigma LMPO Conductor Christopher Bearman’s piece on Elgar’s Enigma variations Perhaps he just didn’t get it; When I opened the score last July in preparation

Review of Lake Macquarie Philharmonic Orchestra Concert

Conductor: Christopher Bearman OAM Clarinet Soloist: Mark Walton OAM Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre 2pm Sunday November 5 th , 2017 Program The Light Cavalry Overture by von Suppe Clarinet Concerto in A major by Mozart Pomp and Circumstance March

LAKE MACQUARIE EISTEDDFOD HIGHLIGHTS

Sunday 24th September from 4pm contestants will be playing in the Marjorie Lambert Piano Prize of $1,000. We have just received a sponsorship of $500 for second prize of the Marjorie Lambert Piano Prize. The sponsor is Marjorie’s sister, Joan

Lake Macquarie Music Society Presents Salon Days

Where: Adamstown Uniting Church When: Saturday 20th May, 2017, 2pm. Music form the Golden Age of Palm Court Orchestras The Pacific Palm Court Orchestra proudly presents Salon Days, a loving tribute to the light-hearted music of the 1890’s to the

Lake Macquarie Music Society concert YOUNG PERFORMERS OF THE YEAR MARCH 26

Lake Macquarie music Society presents its first concert this year on March 26th 2pm at Warners Bay Performing Arts Centre. It features a galaxy of young musicians – all prize winners from the Lake Macquarie Eisteddfod. There are six pianists

LAKE MACQUARIE PHILHARMONIC CONCERT SUNDAY 6TH NOVEMBER

CONCERT SUNDAY 6TH NOVEMBER, 2PM. Warners Bay Performing Arts Centre.   The next concert by our regional professional orchestra has a distinctly theatrical theme. Following the great success of Opera Hunter’s recent production of The Marriage of Figaro, five of

LAKE MACQUARIE EISTEDDFOD 2016

Entries are in & programs are completed for this year’s Eisteddfod. Piano has expanded to three full days & the addition of the Marjorie Lambert $1,000 Prize has created a wide interest. There are Junior piano prizes donated by The

Lake Macquarie Philharmonic Orchestra Concert May 5th 2pm

Lake Macquarie Music Society is very proud to present the next orchestral concert at Lake Macquarie Performing Arts Centre on Sunday afternoon the 5th May. Distinguished conductor Wilfred Lehmann will again conduct in a program of great masters, Mozart Wagner and

Lake Macquarie Philharmonic Orchestra Concert November 4th 2012

The inaugural Lake Macquarie Philharmonic Orchestra concert was a significant event for the development of the industry in the Hunter region. The standard of playing would grace any concert stage in the country. Distinguished conductor Wilfred Lehmann, conducting from memory,

Lake Macquarie Eisteddfod Winners 2012

The 2012 Lake Macquarie Eisteddfod has established new heights in standards, participation and support. There have been exciting performances in six divisions: piano, vocal, brass, woodwind, strings and the new concerto competition. PIANO Adjudicator: Max Reeder Outstanding young pianists are 7