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Based in Adelaide, South Australia, Adelaide Chamber Singers was formed in 1985 by its director Carl Crossin. The ensemble has established a substantial reputation wherever it has performed and is widely recognised as one of Australia’s leading chamber choirs.

Songs of Longing

Saturday 24 September, 6.30pm – Pilgrim Church  SOLD OUT

Sunday 25 September, 3pm – The Village Well, Aldgate

Songs of Longing draws its inspiration from two song cycles of love and longing, meeting and parting – Longing Songs by Adrian Williams (texts by John Donne) and The Hourglass by American composer Irving Fine (a setting of six texts by Ben Jonson).

Duration – 90 minutes including a 20 minute interval


Associate Conductor

Christie Anderson


  • Whispers – Steven Stucky
  • Ave Verum Corpus – William Byrd
  • Longing Songs – Adrian Williams
  • The Hourglass – Irving Fine
  • Text Message Fails (New ACS Commission) – David John Lang


Adult: $43
Concession: $35

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BASS 131 246
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