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Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship Quarter-Finalists Announced

Boyd Owen, winner of the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship. Image WinkiPop Media Twenty-nine emerging opera singers have progressed to the Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship quarter-finals and will compete again on...more...

Posted on May 31, 2018 @ 15.01  Dot  News

Timothy Matthies Leaves Musica Viva For The Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Timothy Matthies, Musica Viva’s Director of Artist Development has been appointed Director of Artistic Planning for the Queensland Symphony Orchestra. With more than 25 years of experience in the music profession, Tim Matthies’ national presence at the nation’s oldest independent arts organisation will be sorely missed and comes as Musica Viva’s other...more...

Posted on April 17, 2018 @ 14.00  Dot  News
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Lezhneva Records Vivaldi

Available today is a new recording of Vivaldi’s vocal music Gloria, from the brilliant soprano Julia Lezhneva, with Argentinian counter-tenor Franco Fagioli and Swiss organist and conductor Diego Fasolis conducting the Coro della...more...

Posted on March 23, 2018 @ 17.24  Dot  News
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A New Album From Teddy Tahu Rhodes

Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Australia’s favourite baritone, returns with his first solo album in four years, I’ll Walk Beside You This new album songs from Australia, Scotland, Germany and America, as well as...more...

Posted on March 23, 2018 @ 16.20  Dot  News
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La Bohème Picture Gallery

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour opens this week and the offering this year is Puccini’s masterpiece La Bohème. Directed by Andy Morton and conducted by Brian Castles-Onion the sets and costumes...more...

Posted on March 19, 2018 @ 12.51  Dot  News
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Lee Bracegirdle To Be Woollahra Philharmonic’s Chief Conductor

Lee Bracegirdle The Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra has announced the appointment of Lee Bracegirdle as its Chief Conductor and Artistic Director. A published scholar, composer and outstanding French horn player, Lee will conduct...more...

Posted on March 19, 2018 @ 11.41  Dot  News
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Tinalley String Quartet Records Impressionist Masters

The Tinalley String Quartet has embarked on an exciting new chapter of recordings with the release today of  an album containing the music of the two greatest protagonists in the...more...

Posted on March 16, 2018 @ 10.58  Dot  News
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Wayfaring – A New Album From Umberto Clerici And Karen Schaupp

Cellist Umberto Clerici and guitarist Karin Schaupp have together recorded a new album Wayfaring on the ABC label (ABC 481 6811).  The album launch will accompanied by a national concert tour.  The...more...

Posted on March 14, 2018 @ 17.35  Dot  News
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Melbourne Hosts Tsunami Violin Concerto

In news from Melbourne, a violin made almost entirely from the debris left by the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami will be featured in a  concert commemorating the 7th anniversary...more...

Posted on March 12, 2018 @ 13.26  Dot  News