Secret Sounds

Muses Trio launched their 2017 season on International Women’s Day at Old Government House in Brisbane, celebrating hidden music by women trailblazers who dared to write music in a man’s world, creating an irresistible and eloquent listening experience for music lovers.

In this program, you will experience an intimate chamber music performance of music by women who shock, awe and delight, and deserve to have their voices heard. Hear music from the past by Fanny Mendelssohn, Lili Boulanger and Amy Beach contrasted with music by Australian living composers Sally Greenaway, Leonie Cohen and a world premiere by Brisbane-based Isabella Gerometta.


Featured Composers


Piano Trio Op. 150, Amy Beach

Backlight Trio, Isabella Gerometta {World Premiere}

Three Poems for Cello & Piano, Sally Greenaway

Nocturne for Violin & Piano, Lili Boulanger

Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 11, Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel

Lights Finale and Spring Kiss from The Diary of Anne Frank, Leonie Cohen {World Premiere}