Amatori

A classical choir of Amateur singers of various standards with a chamber orchestra of well trained amateur musicians. The choir currently has 27 members, the orchestra 12 strings and fl,OB, and Hn at call.
Over 15 years we have performed opera(gluck;s Orfeo, Purcell,s Dido and Aeneas, and excepts of others),various Masses, Magnificats and Glorias of Mozart, Schubert, Faure, Vivaldi, Buxtehude; a capella works from early, baroque and some modern, currently Bach bwv134 Cantata, Bartok Slavonic songs, Liszt Salve Regina, Banchieri Il festino.
Homework is expected, and musicainship classes (kodaly style) supplement the teaching.
The conductor is Ian Knowles, who is very influenced by the annual Kodaly Summer schools which he attends each year.

Region - Northern Rivers