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Concert Review: Celebrating Strauss/ Sydney Youth Orchestra

Cheryl Barker AO Celebrating Strauss: Richard Gill, a celebration of life Sydney Youth Orchestra Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music 8 December 2018 Written by Deen Hamaker Australia lost one of its foremost champions of music...more...

Posted on December 11, 2018 @ 14.35
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Sir Bryn Terfel To Perform In Sydney

On 06-Nov-19, at TBA

Opera Australia is delighted to announce that the legendary Welsh bass-baritone, Sir Bryn Terfel, will give two concerts in Australia in November 2019, one in Sydney and one in Melbourne. Accompanied...more...

Posted on December 10, 2018 @ 13.28  Dot  Shows
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Concert Review: Salon Société/ Twilight Musical Dialogues

Twilight Musical Dialogues’ Salon Société Salon Société, Musical Luminati Series, Twilight Musical Dialogues Adamstown Uniting Church, Newcastle  30 November, 2018 Adamstown Uniting Church, Newcastle, The final instalment of the Twilight Musical Dialogues’ 2018 series Musical...more...

Posted on December 5, 2018 @ 18.01
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Musica Viva Announces New Leadership Team

Anne Frankenberg and Hywel Sims. Image credit Albert Comper Musica Viva Australia today announced that Hywel Sims has been appointed CEO, while Anne Frankenberg will step into the newly created, Melbourne-based role...more...

Posted on December 5, 2018 @ 17.29  Dot  News
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Opera Review: Artaserse/ Pinchgut Opera

Artaserse/ Pinchgut Opera City Recital Hall 29 November 2018 Written by Deen Hamaker When Johann Adolphe Hasse reset his opera Artaserse for the Dresden Court Opera in 1740, he was oblivious to the Australian...more...

Posted on December 1, 2018 @ 14.05
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Cecilia Bartoli Sings Vivaldi Arias

Cecilia Bartoli presents a brand new album of arias by Antonio Vivaldi, two decades after her ground-breaking ‘Vivaldi Album’, which sold over 700k copies. On this latest Decca album simply titled...more...

Posted on November 27, 2018 @ 9.51  Dot  News
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Jayson Gillham Performs Bach On ABC Classics

Australian piano virtuoso Jayson Gillham presents Romantic Bach: From Intimate to Epic, his fourth album on ABC Classics. The album features 11 of J S Bach’s compositions transcribed and arranged, from Rachmaninoff’s...more...

Posted on November 27, 2018 @ 9.36  Dot  News
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Concert Review: A Baroque Christmas/ Australian Chamber Choir

A Baroque Christmas Australian Chamber Choir St Mary’s Cathedral Crypt, Sydney 24 November 2018 Christmas isn’t Christmas without certain musical essentials. Anything seasonal by Sir David Willcocks and J S Bach, the melodies of...more...

Posted on November 26, 2018 @ 10.26
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Grigoryan Brothers Preview Soundtrack to A Boy Called Sailboat

The Grigoryan Brothers, Slava and Leonard, will preview the original motion picture soundtrack to the new cinematic release, A Boy Called Sailboat, playing famous tunes re-arranged for guitar duo – including Amazing...more...

Posted on November 21, 2018 @ 17.39  Dot  News