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Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Releases Next Recording In R Strauss Series

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra with Chief Conductor Sir Andrew Davis continue their acclaimed recordings of the orchestral music of Richard Strauss, with this latest volume featuring three world-class soloists –...more...

Posted on March 19, 2019 @ 11.48  Dot  News
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Simon O’Neill Debuts On Decca

  Simon O’Neill, one of the world’s leading Heldentenor’s has released his debut album for  Decca, Distant Beloved  with compatriot pianist Terence Dennis, performing the Art Songs of Beethoven, Schumann, R Strauss...more...

Posted on March 11, 2019 @ 12.51  Dot  News
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Concert Review: The Silkroad Ensemble

The Silk Road Ensemble (c) Max Whittaker The Silkroad Ensemble, Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House  9 March, 2019 Written by Victoria Watson In 1998, virtuoso cellist Yo-Yo Ma launched a radical experiment in cultural collaboration, ...more...

Posted on March 11, 2019 @ 11.07
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Andreas Ottensamer Releases ‘Blue Hour’

One of the world’s leading clarinetists, Andreas Ottensamer is joined by one of the world’s leading pianists, Yuja Wang in a new release from Deutsche Grammophon, out today. The album, Blue Hour...more...

Posted on March 8, 2019 @ 12.40  Dot  News
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ABC Classics Commemorates International Women’s Day With A New Release

Commemorating International Women’s Day today, ABC Classic is releasing Women of Note: A Century of Australian Composers. This double CD is the first in a new series of recordings, celebrating Australian...more...

Posted on March 8, 2019 @ 12.06  Dot  News
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Opera Review: Salome/Opera Australia

Alexander Krasnov as Jokanaan in Opera Australia’s 2019 production of Salome at the Sydney Opera House.Photo credit: Prudence Upton Salome – Richard Strauss Opera Australia Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House 6 March 2019 If...more...

Posted on March 7, 2019 @ 17.55
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Salome Opens Tomorrow Night!

John Pickering as Herod and Jacqueline Dark as Herodias in Opera Australia’s production of Salome in 2012. Photo by Jeff Busby. Enshrined in a healthy dose of scandal, Richard Strauss’ turn...more...

Posted on March 5, 2019 @ 12.52  Dot  News
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Elysian Fields Debut Album ‘What Shall I Say?’

 Australian electric viola da gamba ensemble Elysian Fields launches it debut album. Check out the music. More information. more...

Posted on March 1, 2019 @ 13.28
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Vale Andre Previn

The visionary composer and conductor Andre Previn has died aged 89. His diverse positions included a stint as the principal conductor of the London Symphony and as music director of the...more...

Posted on March 1, 2019 @ 13.01  Dot  News