MGQ in Concert!

March 12, 2021
7:30 pm
Parkville, VIC
Wyselaskie Auditorium
MGQ in Concert!

As Melbourne’s leading guitar ensemble, Melbourne Guitar Quartet’s (MGQ’s) blend of innovative arrangements, technical flair and superb ensemble playing place it as a brilliant addition to Australia’s musical landscape.

Through MGQ’s unique guitar family instrumentation of classical bass, baritone, standard and treble guitars, it has worked tirelessly towards establishing itself as a guitar quartet unlike any other with self-penned re-workings of established classics and a passion for newly commissioned works.

MGQ embodies a vibrant and dynamic onstage musical persona that has amassed diverse audience appeal since their formation in 2005, captivating avid lovers of chamber music and guitar aficionados alike, as well as leaving concert first-timers fascinated by its unique musical approach.

With MGQ at the helm, guitar performance is set to be transformed as the four guitarists continue to explore the world of their instrument as you have never heard or seen before.


Arvo Pärt: Fratres (arr. MGQ)
Robert Davidson: River and Cliffs (written for MGQ)
Pat Metheny: Heat of the Day (arranged by MGQ)
Peteris Vasks: String Quartet no. 4 (arranged by MGQ)

This concert will go for approx 60mins without interval

Please arrive early to allow for social distant seating.
Seating will be pre-allocated and if you are in the same group booking you will be able to sit next to each other. Groups will be appropriately separated

Wyselaskie Auditorium, 29 College Cres, Parkville

March 12th, 7:30pm