Flinders Quartet at Collins St Baptist Church

Quartet on Collins #1


Please note, this concert takes place at Collins St Baptist Church


Flinders Quartet’s glorious one-hour lunchtime concerts in the heart of the city with sublime acoustics.

Flinders Quartet continues their sublime one-hour lunchtime concert series in the stunning acoustics of Collins Street Baptist Church, in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. The 2017 season includes works by Mozart, Guastavino (arranged by Iain Grandage), Calvin Bowman, and Schubert’s epic G and Death and the Maiden string quartets.

Come early to the concerts in 2017 and enjoy a pre-concert from 12.40pm to 12.50pm by ensembles from Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School, Monash University and Victorian Amateur Chamber Music Society.

Presented by Flinders Quartet


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Duo No.1 in G, K. 423

Calvin Bowman
New Work
Premiere, commissioned for Flinders Quartet by Julian Burnside AO QC

Carlos Guastavino
Songs arranged for string quartet by Iain Grandage:
El Sampedrino
Milonga de Dos Hermanos
Romance Argentinos for two pianos, Op. 2, No. 1 Las Niñas de Santa Fe


Shane Chen violin
Nicholas Waters violin
Helen Ireland viola
Zoe Knighton cello


This production is part of the following series:

Flinders Quartet

Flinders Quartet is instantly recognisable as one as Australia’s most loved chamber music ensembles. A quartet for the twenty-first century, their dynamic and stirring performances of a full spectrum of repertoire have audiences and critics articulating their esteem.