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Elysian Fields Releases A New Album

Elysian Fields, Australia’s only electric viola da gamba band, has released its debut album What Should I Say? – a heady blend of jazz, world, folk, and early music. Founded in...more...

Posted on January 11, 2019 @ 12.57  Dot  News
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Ephemera Quartet Performs The Music Of Celestial Landscapes

On 09-Feb-19, at 7.30 pm. Doors open 7 pm

Ephemera presents Space Music, a show with new celestial compositions and projections.  This musical exploration of celestial landscapes such as pulsars, craters, planetary atmospheres, stars, sun and void merges the...more...

Posted on January 11, 2019 @ 12.50  Dot  Shows
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A Transfugured Trio of Trios From Omega Ensemble

On 16-Feb-19, at 2.30 pm

Cellist Paul Stender Omega Ensemble’s premiere performance for 2019 features groundbreaking trios by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Schoenberg – composers who transformed the musical landscape with these works. The program: Mendelssohn Piano Trio No. 1...more...

Posted on January 11, 2019 @ 12.25  Dot  Shows
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Cabaret Review: Prancer & Vixen/ The Strange Bedfellows

Prancer & Vixen: The Strange Bedfellows Leadbelly, Newtown 23 December, 2018 Written by Deen Hamaker This was not a standard Christmas show! With sarcastic tongues firmly stuck in cheeks, Jacqueline Dark as Vixen and...more...

Posted on December 28, 2018 @ 11.21
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Concert Review: Celebrating Strauss/ Sydney Youth Orchestra

Cheryl Barker AO Celebrating Strauss: Richard Gill, a celebration of life Sydney Youth Orchestra Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music 8 December 2018 Written by Deen Hamaker Australia lost one of its foremost champions of music...more...

Posted on December 11, 2018 @ 14.35
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Sir Bryn Terfel To Perform In Sydney

On 06-Nov-19, at TBA

Opera Australia is delighted to announce that the legendary Welsh bass-baritone, Sir Bryn Terfel, will give two concerts in Australia in November 2019, one in Sydney and one in Melbourne. Accompanied...more...

Posted on December 10, 2018 @ 13.28  Dot  Shows
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Concert Review: Salon Société/ Twilight Musical Dialogues

Twilight Musical Dialogues’ Salon Société Salon Société, Musical Luminati Series, Twilight Musical Dialogues Adamstown Uniting Church, Newcastle  30 November, 2018 Adamstown Uniting Church, Newcastle, The final instalment of the Twilight Musical Dialogues’ 2018 series Musical...more...

Posted on December 5, 2018 @ 18.01
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Musica Viva Announces New Leadership Team

Anne Frankenberg and Hywel Sims. Image credit Albert Comper Musica Viva Australia today announced that Hywel Sims has been appointed CEO, while Anne Frankenberg will step into the newly created, Melbourne-based role...more...

Posted on December 5, 2018 @ 17.29  Dot  News
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Opera Review: Artaserse/ Pinchgut Opera

Artaserse/ Pinchgut Opera City Recital Hall 29 November 2018 Written by Deen Hamaker When Johann Adolphe Hasse reset his opera Artaserse for the Dresden Court Opera in 1740, he was oblivious to the Australian...more...

Posted on December 1, 2018 @ 14.05