Shirrley Mahableshwarwalla

“Then in 1975 Shirrley Mahableshwarwalla became secretary, a lady recently from India, who was very intrigued with the orchestra when she arrived. She remained the secretary until 1997, an extraordinary period of devotion to a task, often very time consuming, that has merited our life long thanks.” So wrote Geoff Widmer in “A Thirty Year…

2015-01 Season 1 – Seascapes & Pictures

Seascapes and Pictures Saturday night – Tickets available at the door (cash only) Sunday – Limited tickets available at the door Saturday 21st March 2015 at 7pm Sunday 22nd March 2015 at 2.30pm (free for Seniors, bookings essential) Strathfield Symphony’s premiere concert for 2015 celebrates the power of music to evoke images with two of…

November – Rachmaninov

Saturday 22nd November 2014 at 7pm Sunday 23rd November 2014 at 2.30pm Written in the early years of the twentieth century, Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2 is filled with emotion and brimming with gorgeous melodies. A hauntingly beautiful, unashamedly romantic work composed in a time of revolution and change. The Adagio is a perfect blend of…

The Merry Widow

A collaboration between Rockdale Opera and Strathfield Symphony Orchestra. 

September Concert – Midsummer Nights Dream

Saturday 6th September 7pm Sunday 7th September 2.30pm – Sold out! Will Bottom make an ass of himself? Find out when Strathfield Symphony Orchestra presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Mendelssohn | Shakespeare with full orchestra, soloists, choir, and excerpts from Shakespeare’s much loved comedy. Following the acclaim for our Romeo and Juliet – Prokofiev…

Bridget Patterson – Soprano

Soprano Bridget Patterson is a full time student at the Sydney Conservatorium in the Advanced Diploma of Opera. Prior to commencing this degree she graduated from the Bachelor of Music (Performance) with a High distinction. Since 2008, Bridget has been the recipient of the prestigious Helen Myers vocal scholarship for vocal excellence as well as…