Friday 12 – Sunday 14 April 2019
Australian String Quartet with renowned guest artists

An exclusive weekend celebrating fine music, food and wine

Picture a trail through ancient eucalypt forests, past pristine surf beaches, and the promises offered in hectares of vines leading to your next cellar door. Awaiting you are intimate performances with the Australian String Quartet, exceptional guest artists and indulgent gourmet experiences. 

Savour the best of the spectacular Western Australian wine region with a great musical adventure. With matched food and wines from the region’s finest wineries, enjoy a feast for the senses as the Quartet presents a compelling program of chamber music.

About the Margaret River Weekend of Music in 2018 (6-8 April)
The ASQ was joined by Australia’s acclaimed soprano, Sara Macliver and Dean Newcomb, Principal Clarinet, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, to present works by Schubert, Handel and Mozart.

The Weekend (2018)

Friday 6 April
VASSE FELIX

6.00pm – Welcome drinks*
6.30pm – Opening concert featuring the ASQ and Sara Macliver and Dean Newcomb*
8.00pm – Dinner

Saturday 7 April
CLAIRAULT STREICKER

11.00am – Morning concert featuring ASQ, Sara Macliver and Dean Newcomb*
12.15pm – Picnic lunch*

Saturday 7 April
VOYAGER ESTATE

6.00pm – Gala concert with the ASQ and Sara Macliver and Dean Newcomb
7.30pm – Gala dinner

Sunday 8 April
OLD KENT RIVER WINES

11.00am – Morning concert with ASQ*

CAPE LODGE RESTAURANT
12:30pm – Lunch*

Platinum package includes all elements listed above. Silver package includes those events marked with a *


MUSICAL HIGHLIGHTS
Brahms
Clarinet Quintet op 115
Vocal Works by Schubert, Handel and Vaughan Williams
Mendelssohn String Quartet in D major op 44 no 1

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
View accommodation options in the Margaret River region

 

Package and ticket prices (2018)

PLATINUM PACKAGE – $1350
SILVER PACKAGE* – $550

TO BOOK
Download a booking form, Call us on 1800 040 444, or email mrichards@asq.com.au

 

Tailored package

You can also include the Margaret River Weekend of Music in a tailored package by cultural tour operator Renaissance Tours. To be led by Alan Dodge AM, the 2011 WA Citizen of the Year, the tour package includes all festival events, four nights’ superior accommodation, return coach transfers from Perth, all transfers to concerts and wineries, meals and pre-performance talks. Tour price from $2,950 per person sharing. See more here or contact Renaissance Tours on +61 2 9299 5801.

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR THE 2019 FESTIVAL
Call us on 1800 040 444, or email mrichards@asq.com.au