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Sam Allchurch Reflects On Creating A Royal Affair

The New Music Director of Sydney Chamber Choir, conductor Sam Allchurch reflects on creating A Royal Affair Like many lovers of choral music, I have a real soft spot for Handel....more...

Posted on May 27, 2019 @ 11.59  Dot  News Aug 6th
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Concert Review: Testament/ Acacia Quartet

Testament, Acacia Quartet 19 May,2019 The Independent Theatre, North Sydney Written by Ria Andriani Acacia Quartet’s programme Testament, was a rich offering, from the ice-breaker Mozart, to Alice Chance, reflective Mansurian and luscious Debussy. Mozart’s String...more...

Posted on May 24, 2019 @ 10.18
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Album Review: The Garden Party/ The Marais Project

The Garden Party, The Marais Project/ Move Records Celebrating two decades of professional music making, The Marais Project has released a new recording, The Garden Party on the Move label, featuring fresh...more...

Posted on May 21, 2019 @ 9.50
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Deutsche Grammophone Releases Double CD Of Bruckner And Wagner

  Multiple Grammy Award winner Andris Nelsons and the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra continue their acclaimed couplings of Bruckner and Wagner on the Deutsche Grammophon label, with the new release of a...more...

Posted on May 20, 2019 @ 11.04  Dot  News Aug 6th
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Graham Abbott’s New Series ‘Classics Unlocked’

Graham Abbott There was much regret and dismay when broadcaster Graham Abbott’s iconic Saturday morning series ‘Keys to Music’ folded after a 15 year run from 2003 – 2018. The series,...more...

Posted on May 14, 2019 @ 10.58  Dot  News Aug 6th
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Natalie Aroyan Wins 2019 Harding Miller Foundation Opera Scholarship

Natalie Aroyan. Image Andrew Keshan courtesy Opera Australia Natalie Aroyan, soprano and Principal Artist with Opera Australia has been awarded the prestigious Harding Miller Foundation Opera Scholarship 2019, receiving the sum of $30,000 over...more...

Posted on May 10, 2019 @ 19.16  Dot  News Aug 6th
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Concert Review: English Baroque/ Australian Brandenburg Orchestra/ Circa/ Jane Sheldon

Noah Nielsen and Jake Silvestro from Circa with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra in English Baroque at the City Recital Hall, May 2019. Image courtesy Steven Godbee English Baroque Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Circa,...more...

Posted on May 9, 2019 @ 13.37
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Concert Review: Oxana Shevchenko/ Sydney International Piano Competition

Oxana Shevchenko Oxana Shevchenko, Sydney International Piano Competition of Australia Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, 14 April, 2019 Written by Paul Bennett With a slightly bowed head and a confident walk without hint of...more...

Posted on April 23, 2019 @ 10.44
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New Schubert Release From András Schiff

Pianist András Schiff has released the latest in his recordings of the music of Schubert with Franz Schubert: Sonatas & Impromptus. On this 2-hour double album from ECM Records, Schiff plays the Four...more...

Posted on April 15, 2019 @ 15.12  Dot  News Aug 6th