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By purchasing a subscription, you directly contribute to and support the work of The Song Company all year round, including all the specials, popups, and collaborations – which each year we are bringing to a wider audience across the country. You enable us to plan further in advance and receive a range of benefits for your support:
  • Secure your seats for the 2019 season at a reduced rate
  • Be the first to purchase popups and special projects
  • Rewards for referring friends to The Song Company
  • Invitation to subscriber-only events and open rehearsals
  • Offers and discounts from other arts organisations
  • Renewing subscribers each year receive an extra 10% discount on subscription prices

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With 35 years of vocal heritage to draw on, our 2019 season takes us even further beyond the usual boundaries of genre and style, with Mind Over Matter, a semi-staged chamber opera on 80s themes, and a collaboration with metal artists The Omnific in Power Chords Attached. We continue our rediscovery of communal reading from original manuscript sources with the sumptuous Renaissance polyphony of the Eton Choirbook in Treble Helix Unlocked, and bring together nineteen Australian composers for a newly-commissioned “conversation without words” in Nineteen to the Dozen. Our intimate popup shows include the time-honoured story of The Arrow of Song and our newly ensemble-curated Madrigalesque, while we focus the spotlight on one artist from the Company at a time in SongCo Solo recitals of Schubert's Winterreise and Richard Rodney Bennett's Songs before Sleep. At the other end of the scale, 2019 sees new collaborations with the Choir of Trinity College Melbourne in Arvo Pärt's Passio, and a continuing celebration of sacred choral masterpieces with the Choir of St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney including J.S. Bach's Jesu, meine Freude and Thomas Tallis’s 40-part Spem in alium.
Treble Helix Unlocked

Treble Helix Unlocked

– The Eton Choirbook at the crossroads of the Renaissance

Ethereal interlocking harmonies from the turn of the 16th century sung standing around a beautiful facsimile of the Eton Choirbook.

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Power Chords Attached

Power Chords Attached

– 12th-century Magister Pérotin’s polyphony vs. the metal strings of The Omnific

Our singers join forces with the rising bass guitar duo from Melbourne metal band The Omnific for a resonant mix of plainchant, dynamic basslines, and 12th-century organum.

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Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter

– Man against machine in a musical comedy from a golden age of pop

A zany and toonful chamber opera about two lifts and a computer virus in a bed of 1980s pop gold served up by five singers, two speakers, and four hands at one piano.

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Nineteen to the Dozen

Nineteen to the Dozen

– an up-to-the-moment a cappella conversation without words

A tapestry of nineteen compact commissions from Australian composers playlisted against fragmented miniatures from each of the last 12 centuries.

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  • Renewing subscribers each year receive an extra 10% discount

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