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CD review: Vivaldi Concerti Per Violino V ‘Per Pisandel’/ Sinkovsky/ Il Pomo D’Oro

Russian virtuoso violinist Dmitry Sinkovsky returns to Sydney to reprise his dazzling concert series with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra in July/August.  To get a whiff of his style, we’re republishing the...more...

Posted on June 21, 2017 @ 17.15
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Concert Review: Forbidden But Not Forgotten/ Acacia Quartet

Forbidden but not Forgotten Acacia Quartet Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House June 18, 2017 Fresh from a month-long sabbatical in Berlin, Acacia Quartet performed their latest concert programme bearing the tantalising title Forbidden but...more...

Posted on June 20, 2017 @ 14.14
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New Album Release: Avital Meets Avital

The ‘plucky genius’, mandolin player Avi Avital is no stranger to Sydney after two popular tours with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. Avi Avital has now joined forces with his namesake, jazz...more...

Posted on June 19, 2017 @ 16.58  Dot  News
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Gondwana Voices – Southern Lights, Northern Lights

Here’s a taste of the enchanting sound of the world-renowned Australian children’s choir Gondwana Voices, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. They will celebrate this important anniversary with a single...more...

Posted on June 19, 2017 @ 16.07
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Applications Open For 2017 Peter Sculthorpe Music Fellowship

Applications are now open to emerging musicians and composers from NSW for the second biennial Peter Sculthorpe Music Fellowship. Offered in honour of the internationally renowned composer, the $30,000 fellowship is offered every...more...

Posted on June 19, 2017 @ 15.33  Dot  News

Antonio Pappano Talks To The Times Ahead Of Kaufmann’s Debut As Otello

Will he or won’t he? Sydney’s opera lovers are waiting with bated breath on the arrival of star tenor Jonas Kaufmann who will sing a concert version of Parsifal with American mezzo-soprano Michelle de Young as Kundry for Opera Australia in August. Three years ago, Kaufmann gave two legendary recitals in Sydney which...more...

Posted on June 16, 2017 @ 23.16  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Might And Majesty / The Australian Piano Quartet/ Andrew Goodwin

The Australian Piano Quartet – Thomas Rann, Rebecca Chan, James Wannan and Daniel de Borah Might and Majesty The Australian Piano Quartet/ Andrew Goodwin, tenor June 10, 2017 Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House Written by...more...

Posted on June 16, 2017 @ 13.32
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Additional Winners In The IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition

Paull-Anthony Keightley, Jae-Kwon Kim, Natasha Wilson and Imogen-Faith Malfitano Following the semi-finals of the IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition held last weekend, congratulations go to the winners of the several other...more...

Posted on June 15, 2017 @ 17.57  Dot  News
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Taikoz Workshops For The Whole Family

  Image credit Karen Steains Taikoz announces new dates for their popular drumming workshops at the Taikoz Studio in Ultimo, inviting people of any experience level to explore the thunderous energy and...more...

Posted on June 15, 2017 @ 16.26  Dot  News