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Album Review: Günter Raphael streichquartette/ Acacia Quartet

Acacia Quartet’s latest CD release Günter Raphael streichquartette features three string quartets by the German composer Günter Raphael (1903 – 1960). It is the fruition of a recent project which...more...

Posted on March 8, 2020 @ 13.35
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Sydney Conservatorium Calls For Beethoven Symposium Participants

The Sydney Conservatorium of Music is hosting this four-day symposium from 6 to 9 May 2020, Singing and playing in the era of Beethoven. Convened by Professor Neal Peres Da Costa,...more...

Posted on March 7, 2020 @ 11.57  Dot  News
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Keyboard Classics From Thoroughbass

From 19-Apr-20 to 22-Apr-20, at 3 pm April 19/ 6 pm April 22

Thoroughbass brings you the classical world’s most beloved piano duets taking its audience to the lands of fairy-tale, mystery, heartbreak and romance. The duo Michael Tsalka and Diana Weston join forces...more...

Posted on March 7, 2020 @ 11.38  Dot  Shows
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Jayson Gillham Plays Beethoven Piano Concertos On New ABC Classic 3 CD Set

ABC Classic has released a 3 CD recording of the complete piano concertos by Beethoven, performed by Jayson Gillham, with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra conducted by Nicholas Carter. This cycle is...more...

Posted on March 4, 2020 @ 11.00  Dot  News
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Buchbinder Performs New Diabelli Variations On Deutsche Grammophon

The Beethoven commemorations continue with a new release on 6 March, by celebrated pianist and renowned Beethoven specialist Rudolf Buchbinder. Buchbinder has released his first album on Deutsche Grammophon, a...more...

Posted on March 4, 2020 @ 10.41  Dot  News
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The City’s Quiet Achiever Heads South

Elaine Chia Elaine Chia considers herself a lucky woman. She has the singular good fortune of successfully converting her lifelong passion for music, into her career, prompting her late grandfather to...more...

Posted on March 3, 2020 @ 12.23  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Garrick Ohlsson/ Musica Viva

Garrick Ohlsson. Image credit Dario Acosta Garrick Ohlsson/ Musica Viva City Recital Hall, Sydney 24 February 2020 American pianist Garrick Ohlsson’s electrifying second Sydney recital for Music Viva was, in some ways, the story...more...

Posted on February 27, 2020 @ 14.53
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Sydney Youth Orchestras Sounds Fantastique

On 04-Apr-20, at 7 pm

Sydney Youth Orchestras open their 2020 season, with its leading orchestra, conducted by rising star and SYO alumni, Toby Thatcher conducts a program of orchestral masterworks composed over 200 years...more...

Posted on February 27, 2020 @ 13.00  Dot  Shows
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IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition 2020 Calls For Entries

The IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition 2020 is open and calling for entries from Opera and Classical singers under the age of 26. Counter – tenor Graham Pushee will lead the...more...

Posted on February 24, 2020 @ 14.09  Dot  News