Lunchtime concerts series 2022


The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance Lunchtime Concerts Series is live, every Thursday, 1-2pm during semester.

Concerts are held in our Music Auditorium.

(Building 68, 55 Scenic Boulevard Monash University, Clayton Campus)

Upcoming concerts for semester 2, 2022

View event program information (closer to the date) via this link.

Thursday 28 July, 1pm
Jazz with Audrey Powne, Stephen Magnusson, Rob Burke & Simon Starr

Thursday 4 August, 1pm
Audio-acoustic performer and composer Iran Sanadzadeh performs her work

Thursday 11 August, 1pm
Syzygy Ensemble collaborate with students

Thursday 18 August, 1pm
Kristin Berardi: Jazz and Improvisations' artist in residence for 2022

Thursday 25 August, 1pm
Reuben Lewis & Carolyn Schofield

Thursday 1 September, 1pm
Piano Duo: Daniel Herscovitch & Benjamin Kopp

Thursday 8 September, 1pm
The Narcoleptor: harp, voice and theremin

Thursday 15 September, 1pm
The Allan Zavod Performer’s Award

Thursday 22 September, 1pm
The Australian Music Prize

Thursday 6 October, 1pm
Pop Staff & Students Collaboration

Thursday 13 October, 1pm
Mn'JAM Experiment

Thursday 20 October, 1pm
Brazilian Jazz Infusion: Meretrio with Heinrich von Kalnein (University of Graz)

Previous concerts

Semester 1, 2022 concerts


Thursday 3 March, 1pm
2022 Artist Sampler, featuring performances by visiting artists, staff and students

Thursday 10 March, 1pm
International Women’s Day concert featuring pieces by Hope, Davies and Sanadzadeh performed by Monash staff

Thursday 17 March, 1pm
Monash PhD and Masters students perform works across classical, experimental and electronic music

Thursday 24 March, 1pm
Jenny Barnes and Callum G’Froerer (The Phonetic Orchestra)


Thursday 31 March, 1pm
Anna McMichael and Blair Harris perform violin and cello duos

Thursday 7 April, 1pm
Clinch Saxophone Quartet

Thursday 14 April, 1pm
Centenary concert celebrating Iannis Xenakis (1922-2001)

Thursday 28 April, 1pm
Classical Ensembles

Thursday 5 May, 1pm
Experimental-folk duo MEATSHELL

Thursday 12 May, 1pm
Latin Jazz Ensemble + Big Band showcase

Thursday 19 May, 1pm
Inaugural Yamaha Percussion Prize

Thursday 26 May, 1pm
National Reconciliation Week concert curated by Deborah Cheetham AO

Previous 2021 concerts

You can also catch up on our 2020 Lunchtime Concerts Series.

(in chronological order)