Please join us on Friday, 14 June 2019 for this wonderful program! Discounted tickets are available here.
We have some good news to share about Gatehouse – the small department of the Royal Children’s Hospital that supports children and adolescents who have been sexually abused.
Using donations from our concerts, they can now continue providing an early intervention program that helps children, young people and their caregivers in the days following a traumatic experience.
The program has had great success in reducing the development of PTSD, teaching coping skills, addressing practical needs (safety, legal, medical) and assessing the need for long-term treatment.
Thank you to all our supporters for helping Gatehouse deliver such an important service in the community.
We’re excited to share the program for our concert on Friday 22 March! It will be a beautiful mix of pieces, giving each instrument its chance to shine.
- Charles Gounod ~ Petite Symphonie for Wind (1885)
- Leos Janácek ~ Idyll Suite for String Orchestra (1877)
- Antonín Dvorak ~ Symphony No. 6 (1880)
We hope to see you there for our first performance of 2019. Tickets available soon.
A new year, a new calendar to fill in! Our 2019 concert dates are:
- Friday, 22 March 2019
- Friday, 14 June 2019
- Friday, 6 September 2019
- Friday, 29 November 2019
Stay tuned for our concert programs.
All concerts commence at 8pm at the James Tatoulis Auditorium, Methodist Ladies’ College, Kew. We look forward to the pleasure of your company.
Next week we’ll start rehearsing for our final concert of the year, on Friday 30th November.
We think the program will be an audience favourite: Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No.1 “Winter Dreams” and one of the world’s most popular concertos – Dvorak’s Cello Concerto with special guest Luke Severn.
Information and tickets are available on our Tickets page.
We hope to see you there!
As an Auxiliary of the Royal Children’s Hospital we support Gatehouse, which provides assessment, treatment and advocacy services for young people affected by sexual abuse.
Congratulations to Gatehouse for recently winning the Minister’s Award for Innovation in Protecting Children category for the 2018 Victorian Protecting Children Awards. Read more here.