Concert News


Concert Postponed due to COVID-19

"Five Friends in Concert"

Cassado Requibros

Glazunov Melodie Arabe

Brahms Piano Trio No.2 in C Major

Piazzolla "Four Seasons" for Piano Trio

JUO will join forces with Christopher Wong, Sam Colcheedas and Willard Zhong to perform a collection of works.

Tickets Available Here

Concert Postponed due to COVID-19
"Beethoven's Cello"

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.1

JUO will perform alongside Melbourne Musicians in a concert featuring Beethoven's works for Cello and Piano

Tickets Available Here

Past Performances

February 8, 2020
"Arts at Twilight"
Popper Hungarian Rhapsody

Debussy Nocturne et Scherzo

JUO is delighted to be a part of this two day arts festival held at The Briars, Mount Martha. Profits will be donated to the Bushfire Disaster Appeal.

Tickets Available Here


January 25, 2020

Emdojore String Quartet 
Beethoven String Quartet Op.18 No.4 

Performance at Mount Buller Chamber Music Festival


November 16, 2019
Emdojore String Quartet Debut Concert
Haydn String Quartet Op.76 No.3 "Emperor"

Mendelssohn String Quartet No.2 in A minor

Stephen Koncz "A New Satiesfaction"

Various Norwegian Folk Works

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September 2019

JUO @ Sunday Lounge Sessions
Rachmaninov Cello Sonata

Kapustin Nearly Waltz

Kapustin Elegy
Free Performance

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July 20, 2019
JUO: Russian Winter

Rachmaninov Cello Sonata

Kapustin Nearly Waltz

Kapustin Elegy

JUO is back with a recital of Russian Repertoire sure to warm up our winter. 

March 17, 2019

J.S.Bach Six Cello Suites
Six Melbourne cellists will present J.S.Bach's cello suites. 
(Information and tickets​)
Featuring: Luke Severn, Belinda Liew, Joshua Dema, Gemma Kneale, Caleb Wong, Rebecca Proietto

January 12 2pm, 2019

Brahms Cello Sonata in e minor

Mendelssohn Piano Trio Op.49

Joyce Chahine and Joshua Dema (JUO) will be joined by violinist Marrianne Liu for a recital of chamber music. (tickets)

December 24, 2018

Bach Cello Suite No.3

Saint-Saens Christmas Oratorio

Performance will take place on Christmas eve at Toorak Uniting Church, Toorak.


November 16, 2018 (7pm)
Melbourne Recital Center, Salon

Madeline Hale AENEAS, the Musical: A Staged Reading of Act 1

Based on Virgil’s ancient Roman epic, The Aeneid, AENEAS takes a fresh look at this Greek tragedy, adopting its universal and enduring themes for a modern audience. (tickets)

October 13, 2018

Gliere Cello Duets 4,5,8

Villa-Lobos Assobio a Jato

Emily Mckelvie Nun Singing in Siracusa

Hosted by flautist Elissa Robustelli, Joshua will perform various chamber music for mixed instrumentation


September, 2018
Melbourne Recital Centre, Elizabeth Murdoch Hall

Dvorak Serenade for Strings

Joshua will perform with string students at Mac.Robertson Girls High School in their Winter Concert at the Melbourne Recital Center.


March, 2018

Popper Hungarian Rhapsody

Bartok Romanian Folk Dances

Schumann Adagio and Allegro

Grieg Cello Sonata

Joyce Chahine and Joshua Dema (JUO) will perform their debut recital at the Victorian Artist Society's Hammond Gallery

December 24, 2017

Toorak Uniting Church Christmas Eve Service

Bach Cello Suite No.1

Joshua will perform Bach Cello Suite No.1

April 8, 2017
Masters Recital, DePaul University

Davidoff at the Fountain (watch here)

Brahms Cello Sonata in F Major

Schumann Adagio and Allegro

Stephen Leek Music for one Musician

Kevin Puts Aria for Solo Vioiln

Joshua will perform a range of composers for his final recital at the DePaul School of Music Concert Hall

August 20, 2016
Melbourne Recital 

Ginastera Pampeana (watch here)

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.4

Mendelssohn Cello Sonata No.2 (watch here)

Anisimova Caravan

Joined by Pianist Rhodri Clarke and Cellist Zoe Knighton, Joshua will perform a variety of works


MIMIR Chamber Music Festival

Grieg String Quartet

Mendelssohn String Quartet No.6

Quartet Non Troppo will perform at the MIMIR Chamber Music Festival in Fort worth, Texas


Pacific Association of Music Schools (PAMS)

Mendelssohn String Quartet No.6

Shostakovich Chamber Symphony

Quartet non troppo are invited to perform works at the Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing