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Australian Chamber Orchestra Acquires A Stradivarius

Satu Vänskä Image credit Nic Walker The name Stradivarius is associated with the very best in violins and now, the Australia Chamber Orchestra is the proud owner of one of these...more...

Posted on February 14, 2018 @ 16.40  Dot  News
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Rigoletto Cast And Production Change As Nucci Withdraws

Rigoletto. Image courtesy Opera Australia. Credit Jeff Busby Opera Australia today announced that baritone Leo Nucci has regretfully withdrawn from his three scheduled performances as Rigoletto in the upcoming production of...more...

Posted on February 14, 2018 @ 15.49  Dot  News
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Phoenix Collective – Launches A New Collaborative Recital Series

From 24-Mar-18 to 25-Mar-18, at 7 pm March 24 / 2.30 pm March 25

Dan Russell Newcomer to Sydney’s classical music scene is The Phoenix Collective, a collaborative recital series involving some of Australia’s unique, talented and high-profile musicians with concerts in iconic locations. Established by...more...

Posted on February 13, 2018 @ 16.59  Dot  Shows
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Bach Akademie Australia

On 21-Apr-18, at 8 pm

Madeleine Easton Bach Akademie Australia continues its exclusive dedication to the music of  J S Bach with a celebration which includes the much-loved loved Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV...more...

Posted on February 13, 2018 @ 15.20  Dot  Shows
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Benedict And Tedeschi Record Together

Two well-known Sydney musicians have teamed up to create a new recording on ABC Classics that re-imagines the masterpieces of Franz Schubert and Robert Schumann. Principal viola of the Sydney...more...

Posted on February 8, 2018 @ 15.28  Dot  News
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Sydney Eisteddfod 2018 Entries Open

The eight finalists in the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship Competition Entries are open for the 2018 Sydney Eisteddfod and close on March 13, 2018. The Sydney Eisteddfod is a seminal event...more...

Posted on February 5, 2018 @ 17.57  Dot  News
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Generational Change At Musica Viva

Musica Viva CEO Mary Jo Capps and Artistic Director Carl Vine, AO Australia’s national performing arts company Musica Viva, is to undergo generational change with the company’s Chairman Charles Graham announcing...more...

Posted on February 5, 2018 @ 12.58  Dot  News
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The Choir Of St James’ Sings Messiah

On 22-Mar-18, at 7 pm

Choir of St James’ with director Warren Trevelyan-Jones The Choir of St James’ 2018 concert series Revelations, is themed around the powerful imagery of the Book of Revelations. Handel’s iconic masterpiece, Messiah, will be the curtain-raiser for...more...

Posted on February 2, 2018 @ 17.13  Dot  Shows
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Album Review: Beethoven Piano Concertos 1 And 3/ Australian Haydn Ensemble/ Peres Da Costa

The Australian Haydn Ensemble’s recently released second album features Neal Peres Da Costa as soloist in chamber arrangements by Vi King Lim, of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 1 in C...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 16.30