Recommended Elijah Recordings

The following English recordings of Elijah are recommended for practice: EMI: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Signum Winged Lion: Paul McCreesh Decca – Paul Daniel Chandos – Richard Hickox Old school performance conducted by Malcolm Sargent (available mostly through download locations)

General Meeting Notice

Due to bureaucratic red tape the minutes of the SUMS General Meeting on 24 September 2014 were deemed invalid. As such, we will be holding a general meeting on Wednesday 25th March 2015 in Studio B to validate the proceedings and hold elections to appoint the 2015 committee. The position’s … Continue reading

O Week 2015

Come along to the University of Sydney Union O Week to see and join SUMS! In 2015, USYD main campus will be transformed into a portal through space and time with a line up that is “bigger on the inside”. This year’s program is jam packed with music, comedy, parties, clubs, … Continue reading

Stella Natalis

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On Saturday, 11th October, SUMS performed the magnificant Stella Natalis at the Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church. Composed by Karl Jenkins, Stella Natalis featured a combination of modern carols as well as arrangements of carols from around the globe in keeping with the composer’s inclusive and universal approach to the message … Continue reading

SUMS Presents: Vivaldi and Schubert

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On Saturday 24th May, SUMS performed their first concert of 2014, SUMS Presents: Vivaldi and Schubert. The concert was accompanied string orchestra and organ along with four fantastic soloists – Josie Ryan (Soprano), Jenny Duck-Chong (Mezzo Soprano), Paul Sutton (Tenor) and Jonathan Chan (Bass). The concert opened with Vivaldi’s Magnificat, a nine-movement Canticle … Continue reading

2014 AGM

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Sydney University Musical Society (SUMS) will be held at 8pm on Wednesday 30th April 2014 in The Reading Room, in the Holme Building. The purpose of the meeting is to: a)      Receive the 2013/14 President’s Report b)      Receive the 2013/14 … Continue reading