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Introducing Bennelong Ensembles, a series of intimate performances in partnership with the Sydney Opera House from 29 October to 20 December.

The performance schedule has been confirmed for performances from 29 October through to 20 December, with tickets now on sale.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bennelong soon.

Please note, tables for two guests are in high demand and are usually the first to book out. Tables for four are more readily available. If your requested date is unavailable, gather friends or family for a table of four.

   

Bennelong Ensembles will allow guests, for the very first time, to enjoy an intimate performance and dining experience in Bennelong. This specially curated series will see musicians from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and independent classical musicians, performing classical music on a specially created stage beneath the venue’s soaring concrete shells.

The Bennelong Ensembles series will take place from 29 October – 20 December. The performance schedule has now been confirmed from Thursday 29 October – Sunday 22 November. Further information regarding the performance schedule from Wednesday 25th November will be released soon, please sign up to the waitlist here and stay up to date by joining our mailing list here.

 

WED 25/11, THUR 26/11, FRI 27/11

Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Emma Jezek, Assistant 2nd Violin
Alexander Norton, Violin
Kristy Conrau, Cello
David Campbell, Double Bass

Program:

HALVORSEN AFTER HANDEL
Passacaglia in G minor for Violin and Double Bass

BARTÓK ARR. KRAEUTE
Hungarian Folk Melodies for Violin and Cello

ROSSINI
Duo in D for Cello and Double Bass: 1st mvt

BREAK

LECLAIR
Sonata for Two Violins in C, Op.3 No.3

VIVALDI
Cello Sonata No.6 in B flat, RV.46: 1st mvt

VIVALDI
Trio Sonata in D minor, RV.63 La Follia 

Program subject to change

  

SAT 28/11, SUN 29/11, WED 2/12

Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Sun Yi, Associate Concertmaster
Wendy Kong, Violin

Program:

MOZART ARR. KOVACIC
Selections from The Magic Flute for Two Violins

BARTÓK
Selections from 44 Duos for Two Violins
 

BREAK

BOCCHERINI
Duo for Two Violins in G, G.56

LECLAIR
Sonata for Two Violins in E minor, Op.3 No.5

Program subject to change

 

THURS 3/12, FRI 4/12, SAT 5/12

Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Claire Herrick, Violin
Anna Skálová, Violin
Leonid Volovelsky, Viola 

Program:

LECLAIR
Sonata for Two Violins in D, Op.3 No.6: 1st mvt

DVORÁK
Miniatures for Two Violins and Viola, Op.75a: 1st, 2nd & 3rd mvts

MARTINU
Serenade No.2 for Two Violins and Viola

BREAK

DVORÁK
Terzetto in C, Op.74 

Program subject to change

  

SUN 6/12

Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Fiona Ziegler, Assistant Concertmaster
Emily Long, Violin
Elizabeth Neville, Cello
Jaan Pallandi, Double Bass 

Program:

SCHUBERT
String Trio in B flat, D. 471

DEBUSSY ARR. PALLANDI
verie (arr. for violin, cello, and double bass)

JS BACH
Trio Sonata No. 1 in G, BWV1027

BARRIÈRE
Cello Sonato in G, Book 4 No. 4

BREAK

O’CONNOR
Appalachia Waltz for Spring Trio

PIAZZOLLA ARR. WIEBECKE-GOTTSTEIN
Three Tangos for Violin and Double Bass

HINDSON
Little Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy for Two Violins

Program subject to change

 

WED 9/12, THURS 10/10, FRI 11/12

 Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Sophie Cole, Violin
Rosemary Curtin, Viola
Christopher Pidcock, Cello

Program:

JS BACH
Suite No.4 in E flat for Solo Cello, BWV1010: Prelude

O’CONNOR
Appalachia Waltz for Solo Cello

JS BACH
Suite No.4 in E flat for Solo Cello, BWV1010: Courante

POPPE
Zwölf (Twelve) for Solo Cello

JS BACH
Suite No.4 in E flat for Solo Cello, BWV1010: Sarabande

SCIARRINO
Ai limiti delle notte (On the Edge of the Night) for Solo Cello

ADAM & DAVIS, ARR. PIDCOCK
Two Carols for the Festive Season (O Holy Night and The Little Drumer Boy)

BREAK

BEETHOVEN
String Trio in E flat, Op.3: mvts 1 to 5

Program subject to change

 

SAT 12/12, SUN 13/12

Artists
Musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Fiona Ziegler, Assistant Concertmaster
Emily Long, Violin
Elizabeth Neville, Cello
Jaan Pallandi, Double Bass 

Program:

SCHUBERT
String Trio in B flat, D. 471

DEBUSSY ARR. PALLANDI:
verie (arr. for violin, cello, and double bass)

JS BACH
Trio Sonata No. 1 in G, BWV1027

BARRIÈRE
Cello Sonato in G, Book 4 No. 4

BREAK

O’CONNOR
Appalachia Waltz for Spring Trio

PIAZZOLLA ARR. WIEBECKE-GOTTSTEIN
Three Tangos for Violin and Double Bass

HINDSON
Little Chrissietina’s Magic Fantasy for Two Violins

Program subject to change

 

WED 16/12, THURS 17/12, FRI 18/12, SAT 19/12, SUN 20/12

Artists
Members of the Australian Chamber Orchestra
Liisa Pallandi, Violin
Timo-Veikko Valve, Cello 

Program:

JACQUET DE LA GUERRE
Sonata

HANDEL-HALVORSEN
Passacaglia

 BREAK

RAVEL
Sonata

Program subject to change

 

Make A Reservation

Make A Reservation

Introducing Bennelong Ensembles, a series of intimate performances in partnership with the Sydney Opera House from 29 October to 20 December.

The performance schedule has been confirmed for performances from 29 October through to 20 December, with tickets now on sale.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bennelong soon.



Please note, tables for two guests are in high demand and are usually the first to book out. Tables for four are more readily available. If your requested date is unavailable, gather friends or family for a table of four.