This passionate a cappella program that will evoke intense emotions and ignite your senses

Acclaimed Artistic Director of the Adelaide Chamber Singers, Christie Anderson takes the mantle of both Guest Director and ensemble member of The Song Company in this beautifully curated program of unaccompanied songs and madrigals that will set your heart ablaze.

Join Australia's finest ensemble singers in this journey of heightened emotions that spans centuries, from Italian master Claudio Monteverdi to contemporary composers Morten Lauridsen and Gavin Bryars. 

"Fire Songs & Madrigals" also showcases works by Anna Meredith, Sally Whitwell, Anne Cawrse and Carl Crossin, demonstrating The Song Company's unwavering commitment to performing extraordinary Australian vocal music as we commemorate our 40th Anniversary year.

Guest Director: Christie Anderson


Susannah Lawergren & Amy Moore, Sopranos    
Christie Anderson, Mezzo Soprano   
Timothy Reynolds, Tenor
Hayden Barrington, Baritone
James Fox, Bass

Guest Director: Christie Anderson


Morten Lauridsen – Madrigali "Fire Songs"
Claudio Monteverdi – Madrigali (tbc)
Gavin Bryars – Laude Cortonese
Anna Meredith – Heal You
Sally Whitwell – The lightness of being
Anne Cawrse – Beyond all words
Carl Crossin – Part Needle, Part Thread

Tour Details


Wheelchair Access

Dates & Times

Sydney – Sydney Opera House (Utzon Room) Sat 21 September 2024 - 2:00 pm , 7:00pm
Blackheath – Blackheath Uniting Church Sun 22 September 2024 - 2:00pm
Newcastle – Harold Lobb Concert Hall (Newcastle Conservatorium) Fri 27 September 2024 - 6:00 pm
Wollongong – St Francis Xavier Cathedral Sat 28 September 2024 - 3:00 pm
Canberra – Wesley Music Centre Sun 29 September 2024 - 3:00pm


Adult $69.00
Senior/Pensioner $59.00
Concession/Under 35 $39.00
Student $20.00


Harold Lobb Concert Hall

Auckland St, Newcastle NSW 2300

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