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Sydney Eisteddfod 2017 Open For Late Entries

The Sydney Eisteddfod 2017 is still accepting late entries, so you can still join numerous aspiring performers taking part to test your talents in this prestigious competition. Categories include dance, opera,...more...

Posted on May 9, 2017 @ 23.14  Dot  News
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Spanish Baroque Look Book

These images give just an inkling of the thrills in Spanish Baroque, presented by the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and C!RCA with soprano Natasha Wilson and guitarist Stefano Maiorana. Read our review...more...

Posted on May 4, 2017 @ 16.12  Dot  News
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Album Review: Songs Without Words/ Grigoryan Brothers

For their latest album Songs Without Words, (ABC Classics) guitarist brothers Slava and Leonard have gathered a collection of songs with and without words in novel and beautiful arrangements, by...more...

Posted on May 1, 2017 @ 14.55  Dot  News
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Album Release: Monteverdi: The Other Vespers/ I Fagiolini

This year marks the 450th birth anniversary of Claudio Monteverdi, baptised on May 15, 1567 in SS Nazaro e Celso, Brescia. The precocious young Monteverdi published his first collection, the three...more...

Posted on April 27, 2017 @ 16.14  Dot  News
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Joshua Bell And The Academy Of St Martin In The Fields At The Sydney Opera House – Image Gallery

Joshua Bell leading the Academy of St Martin in the Fields played a programme of Mendelsson, Tchaikovsky and Schumann at the Sydney Opera House last night,to a packed Concert Hall,...more...

Posted on April 23, 2017 @ 12.24  Dot  News
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Cello at the Opera | Sally Maer On ABC Classics

Cellist Sally Maer has released a new album on ABC Classics Cello at the Opera giving a fresh take to operatic classics on the instrument said to be closest to the human...more...

Posted on April 20, 2017 @ 16.22  Dot  News
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The Travelling Tenor – A Tempting Formula In Music Touring

Small group travel with fellow music lovers, personal care and a tenor for company – a tempting formula from the Sydney-based, newly launched, unique, small group opera tour, The Travelling Tenor. Hosted...more...

Posted on April 20, 2017 @ 15.18  Dot  News
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Breaking news: Opera Australia Announces New CEO – Rory Jeffes

Rory Jeffes – new CEO for Opera Australia Opera Australia’s Chairman, David Mortimer AO today announced the appointment of Mr Rory Jeffes as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr Jeffes will take...more...

Posted on April 20, 2017 @ 12.58  Dot  News
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Scoop: Playlist for Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Circa’s Spanish Baroque,

If you’re reading this, you’re amongst the first to check out the thrilling programme of music to be heard when the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and the fearless acrobatic ensemble Circa,...more...

Posted on April 19, 2017 @ 17.12  Dot  News