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The Redland Sinfonia is a community orchestra based in the Redland City. 

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2019 Concert Season


The Redland Sinfonia performs numerous concerts throughout the year, with repertoire covering many different styles of music.

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Bayside Youth Orchestra


The Bayside Youth Orchestras give young string players the opportunity to play publicly whilst learning within a supportive environment.

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Redland Sinfonia Presents: Royal Gala


Saturday, 23rd March, 2pm

CONDUCTOR: Dr Graeme Denniss

FEATURING: Carson Dron, Piano

Renowned Australian pianist Carson Dron has performed solos with the Queensland and Melbourne Symphony Orchestras, and now joins the Redland Sinfonia to perform one ofthe greatest works for piano, Beethoven’smagnificent Emperor Concerto. The royal theme extends from the dramatic Overture to Prince Igor to the much-loved Emperor Waltz, and then to the Imperial March from the blockbuster Star Wars movies.

BORODIN – Overture to Prince Igor

STRAUSS – Emperor Waltz
WAGNER – Siegfried’s Funeral March

WILLIAMS – Star Wars Suite: Imperial March

BEETHOVEN – Emperor Concerto

Carson Dron

Carson Dron studied with Pamela Page at the University of Queensland and with Alexander Kelly at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He has won many prizes and awards, including the Paul Landa Travelling Scholarship, 2nd Prize in the Australian Chopin Competition, and numerous awards at the Royal Academy of Music. He was awarded a Churchill Fellowship in 1988. Carson made his London debut with the Westminster Chamber Orchestra and has also appeared with the Queensland Symphony, Melbourne Symphony, West Australian Symphony and Queensland Philharmonic Orchestras. He has performed chamber music and recitals in Holland, Belgium and New Zealand and has also recorded extensively for the ABC, including his own Piano Sonata. His own Piano Concerto (1994) has been performed by the Queensland Philharmonic and Symphony Orchestras with himself as soloist. Carson has also been a member of the acclaimed contemporary ensemble Perihelion with whom he has performed and recorded extensively throughout Australia.

Our Sponsors

Taylor Strings


233 Kenmore Road
Fig Tree Pocket
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Belle Strings


Belle Strings is a string quartet (comprising two violins, viola and cello), that has been playing at weddings and functions in and around Brisbane for many years, and also performs in chamber music concerts. Fine music for your wedding party or special occasion.

BayFM 100.3


The Bayside Community Radio Association Inc operates the community radio station, 4BAY, to Redland City and adjacent islands in Moreton Bay, the district of Wynnum-Manly and the eastern suburbs of Brisbane.



Redland Performing Arts Centre presents a range of spectacular performances throughout the year, including comedies, dramas, musical performances and many more.

Redland City Council


The Redland City Council in south-east Queensland consists of mainland and island communities. It enjoys a relaxed  coastal lifestyle and outstanding cultural and natural attractions. 

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Redland Sinfonia

Redland Performing Arts Centre, 2-16 Middle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4163, Australia