Twilight in the Red Box

Presented by

Queensland Music Festival and The University of Queensland School of Music


The Tinalley String Quartet and UQ School of Music


Sit back and watch the sun set over the Brisbane river and cityscape while listening to the music of classical greats in this intimate concert series. 

Join us for a series of intimate twilight concerts showcasing brand new classical music from renowned Australian and international composers, and performances by some of Australia’s finest musicians and rising stars.

Internationally renowned classical music export the Tinalley String Quartet will perform masterpieces from their repertoire in the opening concert of the series on 7 July. Acclaimed for their addictive sound and intuitive music making, these virtuosic musicians have enraptured audiences across the globe.

On Sunday 14 & 21 July, concert programs curated by University of Queensland Cello Performance Fellow, Patrick Murphy, will feature instrumental and vocal performances from students of the University of Queensland’s School of Music and take audiences on a transportive musical journey spanning seven centuries.

Program: 14 July

Suites a Violoncello Solo Senza Basso

Alumni Feature Performer Simon Svoboda — cello


Suite 1 in G major BWV 1007

Suite 2 in D minor BWV 1008






Minuets 1&2




Program: 21 July

Italian Choral Masters

University of Queensland Chamber Choir, directed by Graeme Morton


Adrian Willaert – Christi virgo dilectissima


Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina – Missa Sacerdotes Domini 

  • Sanctus

  • Benedictus 

  • Agnus Dei


 Paolo Agostini – Missa Pro Vigiliis ac Feriis in Canone

  • Kryie

  • Sanctus

  • Osanna

  • Benedictus

  • Agnus Dei

  • Sit Nomen Domini


Alessandro Scarlatti – Exaltabo te Domine


Claudio Monteverdi – Jubilate Deo




Ben Anderson

Chloe Arentz

Alexandra Bartetzko

Paul Conrad

Ally Dunk

Gus Fowler

Rachel Hoey

Isaac Holtby

Nicholas Hughes

Sarah Longford

Jada Love

Libby Lynch

Anna Madrigal

Jessie Madsen

Hannah McNamara

Tess O'Donohue

Taisha Paterson-Burr

Dominic Retschlag

Maddy Short

Jack Sweetman

Zachary Vella


Dates & Locations

Sunday 7, 14 & 21 July 2019 | 5.30pm

The Red Box

State Library of Queensland



From $17.50

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