Spring Strings Recap

Spring Strings Recap

On Sunday 3rd October, ‘Spring Strings’ showcased the College’s three resident ensembles which comprise the St George’s Emerging Artists Program. It was an event of firsts in several ways; the first dedicated concert to feature all three ensembles, each in their first year of operation, and perhaps, most notably, the first event with an incredible new administrative team at its helm.

Fundraising Dinner Recap

Fundraising Dinner Recap

On Friday the 19th of August, our undergraduate String Quartet of St George’s College was given the amazing opportunity to perform in the college’s annual Fundraising Dinner, an unforgettable evening of music-making, fine dining and excitement. To begin with, drinks were served in the picturesque quadrangle to set the mood for the night, and the hours to follow certainly did not disappoint...

Early Music Ensemble of St George's College Launch

Early Music Ensemble of St George's College Launch

After two months of bi-weekly rehearsals in the gorgeous interior, enviable acoustic and Arctic temperatures of the College’s Chapel, Sarah, Eliza, Kiseok and I were proud to present the launch of the Early Music Ensemble of St George’s College. The programme, carefully selected by ourselves and our esteemed mentor Paul Wright, consisted of works which we...

Early Music Ensemble of St George's College Launch - Recap

Early Music Ensemble of St George's College Launch - Recap

It is a rare occurrence for an audience to be treated to the authentic sound of Baroque music. This valuable opportunity was offered to those who attended the debut performance of the Early Music Ensemble of St George’s College, on Sunday July 3rd. The warm spotlights in the Dining Hall zeroed in on the four musicians who in turn drew the audience into...

Sarah Papadopoulos in Recital

Sarah Papadopoulos in Recital

To say that the day of my recital ran smoothly would not be correct in the slightest. But thankfully, the performance aspect of the day is the exception to this bizarre, rainy, problem-filled Tuesday. Waking up on Tuesday morning, I had the familiar feeling of butterflies in my stomach. Listening out for the usual morning time sounds of coffee and breakfast being made, reminded me that it...

String Quartet Musica Viva Masterclass and Concert

String Quartet Musica Viva Masterclass and Concert

Playing in the St Georges’ College Quartet is an incredibly invaluable experience and being mentored by Paul Wright is just the bomb! Formed just over a month ago, our group has forged a strong bond and we have already locked into each others’ personalities. The Musica Viva masterclass on Sunday the 12th of June was such a cool experience...