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Matthew Greco On ‘Marais Meets Muffat’

The Muffat Collective’s violinist Matthew Greco Two of Sydney’s finest early music ensembles perform together when the Marais Project and the Muffat Collective join forces in the aptly titled concert Marais...more...

Posted on June 4, 2017 @ 18.56  Dot  News

The Music World Loses Two Great Conductors

Sad news today that the music world has lost two of its great conductors – Sir Jeffrey Tate and Jiří Bělohlávek. Sir Jeffrey Tate (74), was well-known to Australian  audiences as Principal Guest Conductor and Artistic Adviser of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. He was scheduled to conduct them again in October this...more...

Posted on June 3, 2017 @ 14.59  Dot  News
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Patrick Burns Wins 2017 Hephzibah Tintner Conducting Fellowship

Patrick Burns Patrick Burns, 33, has been chosen as the 2017 recipient of the $50,000 Hephzibah Tintner Conducting Fellowship. The Fellowship is awarded to an emerging conductor who will contribute to the...more...

Posted on June 2, 2017 @ 17.25  Dot  News
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Tognetti Wins 2017 J C Williamson Award

Richard Tognetti wins the 2017 J C Williamson Award The 2017 J C Williamson Award® has been awarded to Richard Tognetti AO, Artistic Director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra. Andrew Kay AM,...more...

Posted on June 2, 2017 @ 15.53  Dot  News
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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