2015 Visual Arts & Free Program - Page 26

AUSTRALIA Melbourne Festival in association with the City of Stonnington presents HAYDN FOR EVERYONE STONNINGTON SERIES Experience the majesty of Haydn in the great churches of Melbourne’s leafy east. In a special partnership with the City of Stonnington, the Stonnington Series pairs a selection of Melbourne’s orchestras with the south–east’s most glorious churches for a sublime series of free lunchtime performances. Each Tuesday and Thursday, Melbourne’s south–east comes alive to the sound of Haydn’s majestic repertoire, as a slate of acclaimed Australian ensembles take us on an informal and intimate musical tour—an homage to the enduring beauty of the string quartet. ST PETER’S CHURCH 585 Toorak Rd, Toorak STONNINGTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA STRING QUARTET TUE 13 OCTOBER at 12.30PM ARMADALE BAPTIST CHURCH 88 Kooyong Rd, Armadale ORCHESTRA VICTORIA STRING QUARTET TUE 20 OCTOBER at 12.30PM Haydn String quartet No 34 Op 33 No 4 String quartet No 2 Op 1 No 2 Haydn String quartet No 6 Op 1 No 6 String quartet No 7 Op 2 No 1 ST JOHN’S CHURCH 7 Finch St, Malvern East MELBOURNE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA STRING QUARTET THU 15 OCTOBER at 12.30PM ST JOHN’S CHURCH 86 Clendon Rd, Toorak MELBOURNE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA STRING QUARTET THU 22 OCTOBER at 12.30PM Haydn String quartet No 14 Op 9 No 2 String quartet No 8 Op 2 No 2 Haydn String quartet No 5 Op 1 No 0 String quartet No 45 Op 55 No 1 Consummately performed and open to all, the Stonnington Series is a true embodiment of the spirit of Haydn for Everyone. FREE 26 PRESENTING PARTNERS John and Janet Calvert-Jones & The Brenda Shanahan Charitable Foundation