Historically Informed Performance on Period Instruments since 1985

Bach Mass in B minor

Australian Chamber Choir and Melbourne Baroque Orchestra


Hear Greg Dikmans (principal flute) perform in Bach’s magnificent Mass in B minor.

The solo flute obbligatos in the Domine Deus and Benedictus are highlights
of the flute’s repertoire.

Greg Dikmans' flute was a flawless delight in the Domine Deus duet …

Clive O’Connell — The Age (10 January 2016)

Wednesday 16 March 2016 8:00 pm

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Geelong, Australia

Saturday 19 March 2016 7:30 pm

Peninsula Community Theatre, Mornington, Australia

Saturday 2 April 2016 3:00 pm

Church of the Resurrection, Macedon, Australia

Sunday 3 April 2016 3:00 pm

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Middle Park (Melbourne), Australia

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Bach St John Passion

Good Friday 25 March 2016 — 8:00pm

Scots’ Church Melbourne


Hear Greg Dikmans (principal flute) perform in Bach’s moving St John Passion.


Music for a Prussian King

Friday 23 September 2016 — 6:00pm

Salon, Melbourne Recital Centre


Hear Lucinda Moon (violin) Greg Dikmans (flute) perform with Accademia Arcadia in a program of works by CPE Bach, Quantz and Benda written for the music-loving flute-playing Frederick the Great.

Frederick’s court boasted numerous pianos, all designed after the Cristofori model, and his court paused for an hour daily to listen to the monarch perform on the flute with the accompaniment of piano and/or other instruments. Hear Australia’s only copy of the original Cristofori piano c1730 used as a continuo instrument, and a composition by the King himself.

Music for a Prussian King
C.P.E. Bach
Sonata in A minor for flute, violin and bass (Wq 148)
Johann Joachim Quantz
Sonata in E minor for flute, violin and cembalo (QV 2/21)
Franz Benda
Sonata per il Violino Solo et Cembalo col Violoncello
Frederick II
Sonata in E minor for flute and cembalo

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