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What’s Next For the Arts? Musica Viva Examines The Road Ahead

One hundred days of lockdown, budget cuts, end-of-financial-year donation drives tinged with an added note of passion and a desperately uncertain future for the performing arts. It was against this...more...

Posted on July 2, 2020 @ 10.46  Dot  News
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Selby & Friends Celebrate Beethoven 250 Online

Selby & Friends – Harry Ward, Kathryn Selby and Timo-Veikko Valve Selby & Friends present their much-anticipated all-Beethoven program – shot in high resolution hi-fi under social distance protocols at Sydney’s...more...

Posted on July 2, 2020 @ 10.32  Dot  News
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Angela Hewitt Wins Wigmore Medal

Pianist Angela Hewitt has been awarded the Wigmore Medal in recognition of her international standing and contribution to Wigmore Hall, over the course of more than 80 performances since her...more...

Posted on July 2, 2020 @ 9.50  Dot  News
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UNSW Music Performance Unit Announces Two Composition Prizes For 2020

The Burgundian Consort The Music Performance Unit UNSW has announced two composition prizes for 2020, the Willgoss Ensemble Composition Prize and the Willgoss Choral Composition Prize. Willgoss Ensemble Composition Prize is a...more...

Posted on July 2, 2020 @ 9.30  Dot  News
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More On Selby&Friends At Home

Selby&Friends are delighted to announce that Beethoven’s Triple Concerto is now available on the Selby&Friends YouTube channel Selby&Friends at Home. Pianist and founding artistic director, Kathryn Selby says “A few years...more...

Posted on June 29, 2020 @ 13.24  Dot  News
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Max Richter’s New Release On Decca Inspired By Human Rights

Composer Max Richter announces the release of VOICES, a major new recording project inspired by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,  The first single from this important new work, All...more...

Posted on June 29, 2020 @ 13.06  Dot  News
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Nielsen Wind Quintet On Record From Omega Ensemble And ABC Classic

Omega Ensemble and ABC Classic have released a new recording, Nielsen: Wind Quintet, Op. 43. In Nielsen’s biography, the author writes: ‘Nielsen’s fondness of wind instruments is closely related to his...more...

Posted on June 29, 2020 @ 12.17  Dot  News
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Sydney Eisteddfod Stage At Home Continues Video Releases

The Sydney Eisteddfod’s Stage At Home series continues throughout June and July with new videos being released each week. Entries are still welcome from all performers at home in dance, drama,...more...

Posted on June 29, 2020 @ 11.33  Dot  News
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Melbourne Digital Concert Hall’s Winter Music Season With Melbourne Chamber Orchestra

From 02-Jul-20 to 27-Aug-20, at 8.30 pm

Australia’s leading online chamber music platform, Melbourne Digital Concert Hall (MDCH), and Victoria’s largest independent chamber music organisation, Melbourne Chamber Orchestra (MCO), have formed a partnership to deliver fortnightly concerts...more...

Posted on June 25, 2020 @ 13.25  Dot  Shows