Festival Events

Browse our programs, and come get involved with chamber music performances and workshops led by some of Australia’s finest musicians.

Friday 22 July, 7:00pm
Central Queensland Conservatorium of Music
Boundary Road, Ooralea


Our opening concert of 2022 features each of the wonderful musicians of the Festival in a concert filled to the brim with emotion - beauty, joy, love and humour. 

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Saturday 23 July, 3:00pm
Central Queensland Conservatorium of Music
Boundary Road, Ooralea


Berlin-based, Australian Mezzo Soprano Anna Smith serenades with a charming program of folk songs, love songs and lullabies. Including a selection of Australian compositions alongside international songs in Spanish, German, French and English.

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Saturday 23 July, 7:00pm
Central Queensland Conservatorium of Music
Boundary Road, Ooralea


After an almost two year hiatus due to Covid, the Lyrebird Trio reunites to present this exciting program of masterworks. 

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Sunday 24 July, 3:00pm
Central Queensland Conservatorium of Music
Boundary Road, Ooralea


Sultry and sensual, passionate and romantic – this concert will bring the 2022 festival to a fiery conclusion. 

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Sunday 24 July, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Central Queensland Conservatorium of Music
Boundary Road, Ooralea

Local piano, strings and vocal students will perform in masterclasses with some of Australia’s finest classical musicians - pianists Angela Turner and Stewart Kelly; violist Meagan Turner and cellist Simon Cobcroft; and mezzo-soprano Anna Smith.

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Tickets for the Mackay Chamber Music Festival are available from April 25, 2022.

 

Ticket Prices

 

Weekend Package Prices:
Adults: $180
Concessions (Pension or Senior Card Holders): $160
School Students and Student Card Holders: $120 

Weekend package tickets include reserved seating for each of the four concerts, plus observation of any of the masterclasses. Also includes the opening gala post-concert Q&A session.

Individual Concert Ticket Prices
Adults: $50
Concessions (Pension or Senior Card Holders): $45
School Students and Student Card Holders: $35 

Masterclasses
$20 participant 
$10 observer

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