Sunshine Coast Event Calendar

The Sunshine Coast is home to some of Queensland's favourite events and festivals, from marathons and triathlons across the beautiful Sunshine Coast beaches to food and wine festivals, outdoor cinemas and more local markets than any other cities in the state! The Sunshine Coast's event calendar is jam packed full of community events designed to bring people together, locals and visitors alike. Browse all upcoming events in the List View, or see what's on this month.

Reclaiming The Spirit with The Muses Trio

Cash bar hosted by The Friends of the Gallery.  Guest speaker Sunshine Coast artist Margaret Turner
Bookings online $20-$45
Limited seating $45 music lover | $35 concession & early birds | $30 Friends of The Gallery & Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance members | $125 group of 4 adults | $20 student

Experience an innovative and intimate chamber music performance of stunning music composed by women played by women to celebrate International Women's Day 2016.  Reclaiming The Spirit offers audiences a thrilling glimpse into the lives and legacy of women in music with a rare opportunity to get up close, experience live classical music, mingle and engage with the musicians and hear anecdotes about the living composers being performed and enjoy viewing CRAG current exhibition.  Hear guest speaker visual artist Margaret Turner in a Q & A with the musicians.

Muses Trio presents a diverse program of short works by classical muse Clara Schumann fused with contemporary works by Australian composers Louise Denson, Sarah Hopkins, Elena-Kats-Chernin and American composers Gabriela Lena Frank and Jennifer Higdon.

Muses Trio discover, perform, collaborate, commission and record outstanding musical works written by women. Muses Trio are Christa Powell (Topology), Louise King (Cello Dreaming) and Therese Milanovic (Topology) who bring this relatively unknown yet vastly deserving collection of music to the stage and to enthralled audiences.  A signature of their carefully curated public performance events are guest speakers with an inspiring cause and a focus on celebrating exceptional visual-artists.  Inspiring, collaborating, connecting, commissioning and supporting creative women to pursue and share artistic excellence are important aspects of their research and performance outcomes.

Sunshine Coast Council  / Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance / Friends Regional Gallery Caloundra Inc. / Nigel Bland's Piano Warehouse / Cello Dreaming

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Event Details
Date: 12 March 2016
Time: 7:30pm-9:30pm

Where is it?
Caloundra Regional Art Gallery
22 Omrah Avenue

For further information...
Louise King
0415 128 799
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