Morning Music at the Old Museum 

Morning Music at the Old Museum will feature programs of delightful pieces full of tuneful variety, specially chosen for mid-week, morning listening in the Concert Hall of Brisbane’s historic Old Museum, Bowen Hills. Enjoy an hour or so of music played and sung for you by the latest generation of brilliant young Queensland musicians in the ambience of a wonderful heritage building brought back to life as it should be.


Tickets $7. Available at the door from 10 a.m.  No booking required.  Group reservations can be made by ringing 3257 1191 or emailing

Parking available at the adjacent RNA Showgrounds ($13).

By bus to Old Museum (Please confirm bus timetables):
  • Bus 370 from Chermside Shopping Centre Interchange depart 9.50 a.m., alight Stop 7 Bowen Bridge Road
  • Bus 375 from Bardon Simpson’s Road depart 9.22 a.m., alight Stop 7 Bowen Bridge Road
  • Bus 321 from Toombul Shopping Centre Interchange depart 9.30 a.m., alight Stop 10 Gregory Terrace.


Coming Up

Concert 2: 10.30 a.m. Thursday 6 July

More brilliantly played music from Queensland’s rising stars, including

  • Julian Wade, piano
  • Matthew White, tuba, 1st movement from Vaughan Williams’ Tuba Concerto
  • Isabella McDonald, cello, Astor Piazzolla’s Le Grand Tango
  • George Wilson, trumpet, 3rd movement of Karl Pilss’ Sonata for Trumpet and Piano
  • Jacob Seabrook, viola, Brahms’ Viola Sonata Op. 20 No 2 in E flat major
  • Audrich Allen, violin, Sarasate’s Romanza Andaluza


Concert 3: 10.30 a.m. Thursday 5 October

The year’s final ccert featuring great music by outstanding new players including

  • Angela Butler, violin, 1st movement of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No 5
  • Joshua Jones, cello, 1st movement of Schubert’s Arpeggione Sonata
  • Allyson Pong-Ying, violin, and Sunny Yeh, viola, Mozart’s Duo for Violin and Viola
  • Phillip Soalheira, bass trombone, 1st movement of Schnyder’s Sonata for Bass Trombone and Piano
  • Brass quintet, with George Wilson & Timothy Reed trumpets, Benjamin Tomarchio French horn, Zhao Ming Liu trombone and Neale Connor tuba 


Past Morning Music at the Old Museum Concerts

Concert 1: 10.30 a.m. Thursday 6 April

Some of Brisbane’s finest young musicians will delight you with a ‘Mainly Mozart’ program

  • Greta Hunter, flute, with Linley Chai, harp, playing Andante in C
  • Sunga Lee, French horn, with Julian Wade, piano, Horn Concerto No 4
  •  Thomas Riethmuller, violin, and Julian Wade, piano, Violin Sonata No 26
  • Jessica Hort, clarinet, with Julian Wade, piano, 3rd movement of the Clarinet Concerto in A

Some of Brisbane’s finest young musicians will delight you with a ‘Mainly Mozart’ program