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Opera Australia Anounces Cast Change For ‘Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg’

German baritone Michael Kupfer will sing the role of Hans Sachs for Opera Australia in Melbourne 2019 Opera Australia has announced that Shane Lowrencev has decided to withdraw from the incredibly...more...

Posted on November 5, 2018 @ 12.21  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Lixsania And The Labyrinth/ Australian Brandenburg Orchestra/ Lixsania Fernandez

Lixsania Fernandez with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Lixsania and the Labyrinth Lixsania Fernandez, Australian Brandenburg Orchestra City Recital Hall 31, October 2018 The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra is ever creative in its recruitment of solo musicians...more...

Posted on November 1, 2018 @ 15.14
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Concert Review: Czech Fantasy / Orava Quartet

Czech Fantasy, Orava Quartet,  Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House, 26 October, 2018. Written by Ria Andriani Performing in the Opera House is a highlight in any musician’s tour. The Orava Quartet’s Utzon Room performance of...more...

Posted on October 30, 2018 @ 14.40
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Concert Review: Seraphim Trio/ Haveron/ Cronin

Seraphim Trio Seraphim Trio Schubert, Schumann and Korngold Independent Theatre, North Sydney 28 October , 2018 Written by Victoria Watson The three core musicians of the Seraphim Quartet augmented their ensemble one by one after...more...

Posted on October 30, 2018 @ 0.41
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Concert Review: Drama/ The Metropolitan Orchestra

Cellist Ezmi Pepper The Metropolitan Orchestra Drama Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Centre Sydney  27 October, 2018 Written by Victoria Watson The Metropolitan Orchestra (TMO) Sydney is celebrating ten years since its inception under founding artistic...more...

Posted on October 29, 2018 @ 23.38
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Hilary Hahn Releases Second Solo Bach Album On Decca

Triple Grammy Award winner Hilary Hahn returns to solo Bach twenty years after her debut recording. This recording of Sonatas 1 & 2 and Partita 1, her debut on the Decca label,...more...

Posted on October 29, 2018 @ 16.23  Dot  News
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Into The Future With The Sydney Chamber Choir – Richard Gill Talks About His Vision As Incoming Director

Richard Gill.Image supplied. Photo credit:: Jeff Busby. This is a re-post of our April 2014 interview with the late Richard Gill AO. In memoriam. “Being a conductor is kind of  a hybrid...more...

Posted on October 28, 2018 @ 8.43  Dot  News
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Stuart Skelton Celebrates With Prince Charles

Stuart Skelton. Image credit Sim Canetty-Clarke Stuart Skelton performed in gala concert in the Throne Room of Buckingham Palace on October 25, celebrating the 70th birthday of The Prince of Wales.  The evening...more...

Posted on October 27, 2018 @ 11.47  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Vocalise – Rachmaninoff And Poulenc/ Omega Ensemble/ Lee Abrahmsen

Lee Abrahmsen Vocalise – Rachmaninoff and Poulenc, Omega Ensemble with Lee Abrahmsen, soprano Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House 21 October, 2018 Soprano Lee Abrahmsen with pianist Maria Raspopova and clarinettist David Rowden, Co-Artistic Directors of...more...

Posted on October 23, 2018 @ 21.15