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Choir Of Trinity College Cambridge Tours For Musica Viva

From 25-Jul-16 to 30-Jun-16, at 7 pm July 25/ 2 pm July 30

The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge directed by Stephen Layton tours Australia this July for Musica Viva. Stephen Layton is one of the leading choral directors of...more...

Posted on June 27, 2016 @ 15.19  Dot  Shows
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Jane Sheldon Presents Symbiosis III

On 29-Jul-16, at 8 pm

Jane Sheldon New York-based Australian soprano and Symbioses director, Jane Sheldon is returning to Sydney to present Symbiosis III in partnership with the New Music Network. Symbiosis III features guest artists Jane Bishop...more...

Posted on June 24, 2016 @ 11.27  Dot  Shows
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Picture Gallery: The Love For Three Oranges, Opera Australia

Prokofiev’s madcap ‘anti-opera’ opened on Sydney this week. There is an abundance of satire in Tom Stoppard’s wickedly funny English libretto with plenty of belly laughs, fantasy and high camp embedded...more...

Posted on June 24, 2016 @ 11.10  Dot  News
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Opera Review: The Love For Three Oranges/ Opera Australia

Kanen Breen performs the role of Truffaldino in Opera Australia’s production of The Love for Three Oranges.Photo credit: Prudence Upton “Oh, we’re your real opera buffs! Give us tunes that we...more...

Posted on June 24, 2016 @ 10.53
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Iron In The Blood: Robert Hughes’ The Fatal Shore In Music

Iron in the Blood is a captivating new album (ABC Classics 4796387) which explores the rich tapestry of Australia’s colonial past. Available on July 1 on CD and digital, it...more...

Posted on June 23, 2016 @ 16.17  Dot  News
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Helpmann Award Nominees 2016

The nominees fort he 2016 Helpmann Awards are out! There are 9 Opera and Classical music categories with 35 nominees from emerging artists like Jeremy Kleeman (nominated for Best Male Performer...more...

Posted on June 23, 2016 @ 11.05  Dot  News
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The Musical World of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

Music from the world of two iconic artists, Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera is soon to be released on CD and digital by ABC Classics. The release coincides with an...more...

Posted on June 20, 2016 @ 15.48  Dot  News
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Blazing Baroque With The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra

From 27-Jul-16 to 06-Aug-16, at 7 pm 27 & 29 July, 3, 5 & 6 August/ 2 pm 6 August

Leanne Sullivan, Shaun Lee-Chen & Melissa Farrow. Image credit Esteban La Tessa Following their romancing of the voice in their recent Mozart Requiem programme, the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra showcases some of...more...

Posted on June 20, 2016 @ 13.43  Dot  Shows
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Opera Review: Carmen/ Opera Australia

Clémentine Margaine (Carmen) and Yonghoon Lee (Don José) in Opera Australia’s production of Carmen.Photo credit: Keith Saunders Carmen – Georges Bizet Opera Australia Joan Sutherland Opera Theatre, Sydney Opera House, June 16, 2016   The neon...more...

Posted on June 20, 2016 @ 12.52