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From The Antipodes To The Alps – Gondwana Indigenous Children’s Choir Shares Project With Vienna Boys Choir

Imagine the excitement on the plane as the singers of the Gondwana Indigenous Children’s Choir (GICC) take off to Vienna in May, on the first leg of Vienna – Cairns...more...

Posted on March 27, 2017 @ 13.32  Dot  News
 
 
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Emerging Conductor Makes His Mark With Sydney Chamber Choir

Sam Allchurch There will be a bright young guest conductor stepping up to the rostrum when the Sydney Chamber Choir presents its programme German Romantics in April. Emerging conductor Sam Allchurch has...more...

Posted on March 24, 2017 @ 15.56  Dot  News
 
 
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Sydney’s Easter Bachfest

J S Bach by V Weger In a rare collision of programming choices, Sydney choral music fans will be treated to no less than three of J S Bach’s brilliant choral...more...

Posted on March 23, 2017 @ 23.53  Dot  News
 
 
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Discovering Günter Raphael With Acacia Quartet

Acacia Quartet The musicians of Acacia Quartet will soon be packing their bags for Berlin as they begin a rare adventure discovering and performing the music of German-Jewish composer Günter Raphael. Speaking...more...

Posted on March 23, 2017 @ 12.34  Dot  News
 
 
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Timothy Constable Steps Down As Artisitic Director Of Synergy Percussion

Timothy Constable Percussionist Timothy Constable is to step down as Artistic Director of Synergy Percussion after 7 years in the role. He will pursue other creative opportunities in solo music, composition and...more...

Posted on March 22, 2017 @ 16.54  Dot  News
 
 
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Album Review: Philip Glass ˑ Piano Works / Vikingur Ólafsson

In April 2015, there was a landmark performance of Philip Glass’s Twenty Études for Piano at London’s Barbican Centre. The composer handpicked four pianists to perform with him, effectively anointing...more...

Posted on March 16, 2017 @ 22.43
 
 
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Sydney Youth Orchestra Leaves On An Intrepid Voyage

In April, 86 of Sydney Youth Orchestras’ most talented young musicians aged 16 to 25 and drawn from the greater Sydney region, embark on a landmark music education tour of...more...

Posted on March 14, 2017 @ 13.17  Dot  News
 
 
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Lyn Williams OAM Awarded Australia Council’s Don Banks Music Award

Lyn Williams OAM, Founder and Artistic Director of Gondwana Choirs  has been awarded the Australia Council for the Arts’ prestigious Don Banks Music Award for outstanding and sustained contribution to music in...more...

Posted on March 13, 2017 @ 13.57  Dot  News
 
 
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Australia + Austria for Nicholas Carter

Nicholas Carter. Image credit Annette Koroll For Nicholas Carter, life is going to be busier than ever with the addition of a new European position to his portfolio alongside his present...more...

Posted on March 10, 2017 @ 15.50  Dot  News