Cancelled: Purcell and Charpentier

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Concert Cancellation Notification

We regret to advise Purcell and Charpentier on Friday 11 September has been cancelled.

Melbourne Recital Centre cares deeply about the health and safety of its audiences, artists and staff. We acknowledge that the suspension of normal operations in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a difficult but essential action for the health of the Victorian public. We are committed to supporting our staff during this time and difficult circumstances. We thank our community for its support during this challenging time.

All ticket holders are entitled to a full refund via their original point of purchase. We are currently in the process of arranging refunds.

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Event details

Classical Vocal Concert

Music fit for royalty: Charpentier’s majestic Te Deum was written in honour of the Sun King, Louis XIV, and its grandeur and elegance reflect the magnificence of his palace at Versailles. Across the Channel, Purcell’s Come, Ye Sons of Art celebrates the birthday of Queen Mary with music of sheer delight.

Presented by Pinchgut Opera


Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Te Deum

Henry Purcell
Come, Ye Sons of Art
Welcome Glorious Morn


Myriam Arbouz soprano
Anna Dowsley mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Scott tenor
David Greco baritone
Andrew O’Connor bass
Orchestra of the Antipodes
Erin Helyard conductor