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Baroquefest Canowindra

Fri 23 September - Sun 25 September

Baroquefest 2022, celebrating the colourful music and composers of the baroque! In 2022 you will experience a varied program exploring all corners of early music. From the Italian high baroque, through the Byzantine sacred music of the Middle Ages, to the bawdy drinking songs of the British Isles; your Baroquefest will be rich in musical colour as you enjoy historic Canowindra, fine wine and cuisine!

Festival program: https://bit.ly/3wtiX1M
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  • The Mysterious Carlo G: Exploring C17th Songbooks
    Friday, September 23, 2022
    8:00 PM 9:30 PM
    All Saints Anglican Church (map)
    Camerata Antica
    This concert explores the gorgeous florid song of the early C17th, and the spine-tingling glimpse into the past that sources like the Carlo G manuscript provide.
  • ‘Kassia’ The Byzantine Nun
    Saturday, September 24, 2022
    12:00 PM 2:00 PM
    Wallington Wines (map)
    Ayşe Göknur Shanal – Soprano
    This programme will give an intimate insight into the Byzantine Sacred Music, with its haunting and mystical Middle Eastern modality, sung with the naked voice, with no accompaniment. A transcendental experience not to be missed…


  • Sacro Amor: Vivaldi & Hasse
    Saturday, September 24, 2022
    8:00 PM 9:30 PM
    All Saints Church (map)
    Australian Haydn Ensemble
    Celeste Lazarenko – Soprano
    Australian Soprano Celeste Lazarenko features as soloist with the Australian Haydn Ensemble for a program that weaves together a stunning selection of late baroque works by Hasse and Vivaldi.


  • Pearls of Baroque Italy
    Sunday, September 25, 2022
    11:00 AM 12:00 PM
    Perennialle Plants Nursery (map)
    Salut! Baroque
    Join dynamic ensemble Salut! Baroque for the quintessentially, sumptuous Baroque sounds of 2 recorders, a baroque cello and harpsichord playing fabulous music by Antonio Vivaldi, Arcangelo Corelli, Francesco Geminiani, & Domenico Scarlatti.


  • I will give my Love an Apple
    Sunday, September 25, 2022
    5:00 PM 7:00 PM
    Rosnay Organic (map)
    Camerata Antica
    Singing and playing multitude of instruments, members of Camerata Antica will perform three short collections of folk songs and dance tunes that blur the lines between improvisation, early music, and folk music. Expect a feast of folk songs from the British Isles, love songs from Italy, dances from across Europe, and bawdy drinking songs with mandatory audience participation.


Local government area


Canowindra, NSW 2840 Australia + Google Map


The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

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