“Your business is rejoicing”: Music in Stalin’s Russia

9 October 2021 7:00pm
Dr Simon Perry draws on his knowledge of mid-twentieth-century Russian-Soviet music to illuminate just a few of these questions through a selection of works by Soviet composers.

Mussorgsky in Song

7 October 2021 1:00pm
Shaun Brown and Simon Perry will perform vocal works by Mussorgsky, including the song cycles Sunless and Songs and Dances of Death.

Duo Celebration!

26 September 2021 3:00pm
A celebration of pianistic brilliance & joyful music-making with internationally-acclaimed Piers Lane, Daniel de Borah, Viney-Grinberg Duo, Brachi Tilles & Jenni Flemming.

Fantasies and a Fiesta

26 September 2021 12:00pm
This concert presents Piers Lane, Daniel de Borah, Stephen Emmerson, Bernard Lanskey, & the Viney-Grinberg Duo.

Prize Winners Concert 2

23 September 2021 1:00pm
Our second Prize Winners Concert features finalists in the Schaupp Prize (new Percussion Prize), the Margaret Nickson Prize, and the Sleath String Performance Prize. This concert will be accompanied by Mitchell Leigh.

Opera at UQ: Puccini's 'Gianni Schicchi'

19 September 2021 4:00pm
Join the UQ Singers and The University of Queensland Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Dane Lam for an afternoon of melody and mayhem.


15 September 2021 5:00pm
Dots+Loops is Australia’s post-genre music and arts series, inclusively exploring the spaces in between a traditional classical concert, an underground club gig, and an experimental art show.

Travels with a String Quartet

11 September 2021 7:00pm
Presented by Patrick Murphy


9 September 2021 1:00pm
Nonsemble inhabit a space between contemporary classical and adventurous pop music, resulting in a diverse output that ranges from sprawling and evocative modern compositions to meticulously crafted chamber-pop.

UQ Chamber Singers

2 September 2021 1:00pm
This event has been cancelled.

Magic City Counterpoint

27 August 2021 5:00pm
Magic City Counterpoint is Madeleine Cocolas and Chris Perren. Together, they make evocative and textural electronic music. 

My Musical Journey

21 August 2021 8:15am
Denis Collins is interviewed about the musical landmarks of his life and career, with examples from Renaissance Italy, Baroque Germany, and the folk traditions of Ireland and Serbia.

Percussion Dynamics

19 August 2021 1:00pm
This concert has been cancelled, but will be rescheduled in 2022

How to deposit research outputs into UQ eSpace

18 August 2021 4:00pm
Senior librarian Mary-Anne Marrington is giving a presentation for HDR students on how to deposit research outputs into UQ eSpace. Please join her to find out more.

Ann Carew thesis review presentation

12 August 2021 2:00pm
Ann Carew will present her thesis review presentation titled, "Articulation and Timbre in Violin-Viola Duets: Case Studies from the Compositions of Martinu, Mozart and Bruch"

Patrick Nolan, Lucy Reeves, Robert Manley

12 August 2021 1:00pm
This concert has been cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.


4 August 2021 5:00pm
SignWaves, a collective of flautists from The University of Queensland, will present Synchronous Vibrations in conjunction with the UQ Art Museum. The program brings a diverse range of flute repertoire into the vibrant acoustic space of the museum. The juxtaposition of music and visual arts offers an experience that entrances in multiple senses. There will be a range of works for different combinations of flutes framed within linked episodic atmospheric compositions based on bird song by UQ's own flautist/composer, Monash Lal.


29 July 2021 1:00pm
Elements is a newly formed Brisbane based woodwind quintet that will perform works by Nielsen, Haydn and Ibert.

Viney-Grinberg Duo presents

10 July 2021 1:00pm
Presented by Professor Liam Viney and Dr Anna Grinberg from the Viney-Grinberg Duo

Choral Greats

12 June 2021 1:00pm
Join Dr Graeme Morton as he takes listeners on a journey through some of his most sublime favourites, explaining something of their significance and highlighting world-leading choirs who take delight in performing these works.


27 May 2021 1:00pm
Seren8 is an exciting young group of classical musicians who are passionate about using their craft to enrich the lives of the community around them.

Ode To Joy: Dane Lam conducts Beethoven 9

23 May 2021 2:00pm
Experience Ludwig van Beethoven’s exhilarating Ninth Symphony with Maestro Dane Lam, the newly appointed Director and Conductor of The University of Queensland Symphony Orchestra. The UQSO will be joined by the UQ Chorus and soloists Sarah Crane, Maria Woolford, Rosario La Spina and Shaun Brown.