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In Conversation With Saimir Pirgu

Saimir Pirgu. Image supplied. If the state of Albania had its way, tenor Saimir Pirgu would have had a career as a violinist after state-sponsored talent scouts spotted him as a...more...

Posted on January 17, 2017 @ 16.51  Dot  News
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A Fabulous New Concert Hall In Europe

Book your holiday in Hamburg! With the opening of the Elbphilharmonie, the world has a magnificent new concert hall and the line-up from resident and visiting artists is spectacular. The ‘heart’ of...more...

Posted on January 14, 2017 @ 13.12  Dot  News
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Pagliacci Image Gallery

The tragic tale of the broken-hearted clown comes to life in Pagliacci, Opera Australia’s verismo double-bill with Cavalleria Rusticana which opened in Sydney last week. Director Damiano Michieletto has linked the...more...

Posted on January 14, 2017 @ 12.15  Dot  News
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Cavalleria Rusticana Image Gallery

Opera Australia’s realist double-bill Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci opened in Sydney last week. Visually and musically sumptuous with dramatic performances, here are some images from Cavalleria Rusticana with images from...more...

Posted on January 14, 2017 @ 11.48  Dot  News
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Opera Review: Cavalleria Rusticana And Pagliacci / Opera Australia

Diego Torre as Turridu and Sian Pendry as Lola in Cavalleria Rusticana.Photo credit: Keith Saunders. Cavalleria Rusticana – Pietro Mascagni; Pagliacci – Ruggero Leoncavallo  Opera Australia, Joan Sutherland Opera Theatre, Sydney Opera...more...

Posted on January 14, 2017 @ 11.15
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Behind The Scenes At The Sydney Baroque Music Festival

In concert at the Sydney Baroque Music Festival It might seem enigmatic that Sydney’s fascination with baroque music looks back to a time before Western culture even arrived on these shores....more...

Posted on January 13, 2017 @ 11.26  Dot  News
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Gondwana Chorale In Recital

On 21-Jan-17, at 5.15 pm

As the doors close on the 2017 National Choral School,  Gondwana Chorale will leave for their extensive tour of the USA, covering seven cities from San Franciso and Los Angeles,...more...

Posted on January 11, 2017 @ 14.58  Dot  Shows
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Festival Of Summer Voices A Capella Academy In Concert

On 21-Jan-17, at 3 pm and 6.30 pm

The Gondwana Choirs perform a capella music that they have learned with resident artists The Idea of North. The young singers will tackle 100 years of contemporary a capella music –...more...

Posted on January 11, 2017 @ 14.48  Dot  Shows
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The Idea of North in Concert At The Festival of Summer Voices

On 20-Jan-17, at 7 pm

The Idea of North Multiple ARIA Award winning a capella ensemble The Idea Of North (TION) are the Resident Artists at the Gondwana Choirs National Choral School this summer. The internationally-acclaimed...more...

Posted on January 11, 2017 @ 14.35  Dot  Shows