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Eight Finalists In Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship

The Sydney EIsteddfod Opera Schoalrship finalists 2018 Eight finalists announced for the Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship. These emerging singers will perform with the North Sydney Symphony Orchestra in the hope of securing...more...

Posted on July 1, 2018 @ 13.07  Dot  News
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Soccer World Cup Performer Aida Garifullina: Midnight In Moscow

The duet between dazzling young Russian soprano Aida Garifullina has been busy at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow, performing with pop superstar Robbie Williams at the Opening Ceremony...more...

Posted on June 28, 2018 @ 14.02  Dot  News
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The Benaud Trio With Greta Bradman Release ‘The Aussie Album’

The Benaud Trio return with the release today of The Aussie Album, a beautiful and arresting collection of works that captures modern-day Australia through music. Recorded for ABC Classics, (ABC 481...more...

Posted on June 8, 2018 @ 15.01  Dot  News
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DocsVox – Medics Turn To Music

The late neurologist Oliver Sacks described a patient with Alzheimer’s who had little recollection of his life, but who remembered the baritone part to almost every song he had ever...more...

Posted on June 8, 2018 @ 14.03  Dot  News
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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