Sydney Chamber Music Festival 2010

Saturday 11th September 2010 - Tales to Tell

Pre Concert Talk starts at 5.30pm and Concert starts at 6.30pm

Sunday 12th September 2010 - Artlinks

Pre Concert Talk starts at 5.30pm and Concert starts at 6.30pm


A special message of thanks from Jane Rutter on our events page


Maria Lindsay - Violin

Maria Lindsay - ViolinMaria Lindsay has an active career as soloist, chamber musician, artistic
director, ensemble leader and teacher.

She has held positions with the Vienna Chamber Orchestra, Sydney Symphony and Australian Chamber Orchestra, also performing as Guest Principal Second Violin. With these orchestras, she has toured extensively in Australia, North and South America, Europe and Asia. Maria has appeared as soloist and guest concertmaster with several other Sydney orchestras.

Maria is a founding member of the Lindsay Trio and more recently, the Apollo Trio, with whom she performs in Sydney and regional NSW. In 2007, they won an Australia Council grant to record a selection of Australian works, due for release this year. In Austria and Switzerland, she has been performing as soloist and member of the 'Trio Austr(al)ia'.

In 2004, Maria initiated Blue Mountains Chamber Concerts, of which she is Artistic Director and Principal Performer. She actively programs new works and has performed contemporary chamber music with Klangforum Vienna and the Seymour Group Sydney. She appears as a recitalist and chamber musician with many of Australia's finest musicians.

Maria has made broadcasts for the A.B.C. and 2MBS-FM. She is on the teaching staff at Sydney Conservatorium.

Maria graduated from Sydney Conservatorium of Music with High Distinction and as Student of the Year. She received the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Trust Award to further her studies in Vienna. There she was the recipient of the annual Alban Berg Quartet Foundation Award.