Melbourne University Choral Society Melbourne University Choral Society
Box 51, Union House
University of Melbourne, VIC 3010
ABN: 28 518 374 155

Henry Purcell's King Arthur

A semi-opera in five acts

King Arthur Promo MUCS 2011

Janet Todd, Cailin Howarth, Robert Macfarlane, Daniel Todd, Matthew Thomas
Melbourne University Choral Society and Australian Catholic University Choir
Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Andrew Wailes

Sunday, 22 May 2011 (Mother's Day), 3 PM AND 8 PM (2 performances!) BMW Edge, Federation Square.

You can get your tickets online via trybooking or email or phone 0427 028 096.

Tickets are also available at door from 2.30 PM and 7.30 PM (unless sold out prior). Tickets are selling fast, prior bookings highly recommended.

Baroque in Italy - CDs are now available

Following two successful performances in May 2010, MUCS is very proud to release the live recording of Baroque in Italy:

CD Front CD Face

Carissimi: Historia di Jephte
Durante/Pergolesi: Magnificat
Vivaldi: Concerto for two trumpets in C major
Vivaldi: Gloria in D major, RV 589

Siobhan Stagg, Louisa Hunter-Bradley: Sopranos
Robert Macfarlane: Tenor
Nicholas Dinopoulos: Baritone
Peter De Jager: Continuo
Bruno Siketa, David Musk: Trumpets

Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Andrew Wailes

You can get your copy for just $25 (including postage), by emailing or calling 0427 028 096.

CD In Lay


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MUCS European Tour 2010

Visit our official tour website for an archive of our unforgettable 3 weeks trip in Europe (15 Jan - 4 Feb).

YouTube clips

Video clips from our past performances:


Recent Concerts:
2010 - Mary Mackillop Mass
2010 - Verdi Requiem
2010 - A Baroque Odyssey
2010 - Baroque in Italy
2009 - Great Sacred Choruses
2009 - Haydn/Jenkins
2009 - Brahms/Kerry/Mozart
2008 - Gounod/Saint-Saëns
2008 - Verdi/Kodaly
The Choir
The Melbourne University Choral Society (MUCS) has established a reputation as one of Melbourne's leading large choirs, and has brought an exciting blend of youthful energy and musical skill to many works throughout more than seven decades of existence.
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Joining MUCS
If you're new to MUCS and would like some info on who we are and what we do, please read our promo materials here and here.
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The Conductor
Andrew Wailes is widely regarded as one of Australia's leading conductors specializing in symphonic choral repertoire.
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