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New Release on ABC Classics: Into Silence/ Cislowska/Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

Into Silence, the new album from ABC Classics released today, features pianist Tamara-Anna Cislowska performing the music of an extraordinary generation of composers from the Baltic states: Henryk Górecki (born...more...

Posted on September 8, 2017 @ 17.19  Dot  News
 
 
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Lux Aeterna – ABC Classics Release Features Sydney Chamber Choir Performing The Music Of Stanhope

Lux Aeterna, is a new album of music by Australian composer Paul Stanhope, performed by the Sydney Chamber Choir and release on ABC Classics on 8 September 2017. ‘Lux Aeterna’ –...more...

Posted on September 7, 2017 @ 10.48  Dot  News
 
 
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Netrebko And Eyvazov Release Double CD Ahead Of Australian Tour

Anna Netrebko and her husband, tenor Yusif Eyvazov are releasing a new album of love song duets Romanza, on 1 September 2017 ahead of their duo recital in Sydney on 24...more...

Posted on August 28, 2017 @ 17.15  Dot  News
 
 
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Sydney Youth Orchestras Open Auditions For 2018

The Sydney Youth Orchestras are calling for young orchestral musicians to audition for their 2018 intake. Musicians aged between 6 and 24 who regularly study with a professional instrumental teacher...more...

Posted on August 28, 2017 @ 15.57  Dot  News
 
 
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2017 Art Music Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all the winners and nominees in the 2017 APRA/AMCOS Art Music Awards! The winners of the 2017 Art Music Awards across 11 national categories and 8 state / territory...more...

Posted on August 25, 2017 @ 15.02  Dot  News
 
 

Sydney Symphony Orchestra Announces A New CEO

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra has a new CEO beginning 1 January 2018, and it’s Emma Dunch. Emma Dunch, originally from Sydney, has worked in arts administration for over 2 decades. She returns from New York where she has lived since 1999 and most recently headed DUNCH – a cultural management firm she...more...

Posted on August 17, 2017 @ 12.22  Dot  News
 
 
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John Clarke’s Classical Favourites on CD

In October 2016, the award-winning comedian and writer John Clarke made his debut appearance as guest presenter on ABC Classic FM’s Saturday Morning program. A favourite on television and a household...more...

Posted on August 16, 2017 @ 15.50  Dot  News
 
 
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Sharolyn Kimmorley Wins 2017 MOST Achievement Award

Sharolyn Kimmorley AM Hearty congratulations are due to pianist Sharolyn Kimmorley AM, who was awarded the 2017 MOST Achievement Award (MAA). Established in 2016, MOST® established this award to “acknowledge the contributions of...more...

Posted on August 14, 2017 @ 15.17  Dot  News
 
 

Original Holst Scores Discovered in New Zealand

The Guardian reported last month that two original works by Gustav Holst have been discovered in the library of New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty Symphonia. Written in 1906, Folk Songs from Somerset and Two Songs Without Words were authenticated by matching the handwriting, address and signature of Holst with internet sources. The...more...

Posted on August 9, 2017 @ 14.34  Dot  News