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Sydney Youth Orchestras Open Auditions For 2018

The Sydney Youth Orchestras are calling for young orchestral musicians to audition for their 2018 intake. Musicians aged between 6 and 24 who regularly study with a professional instrumental teacher...more...

Posted on August 28, 2017 @ 15.57  Dot  News
 
 
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2017 Art Music Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all the winners and nominees in the 2017 APRA/AMCOS Art Music Awards! The winners of the 2017 Art Music Awards across 11 national categories and 8 state / territory...more...

Posted on August 25, 2017 @ 15.02  Dot  News
 
 
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Opera Review: The Rape Of Lucretia/ Sydney Chamber Opera/ Victorian Opera

The Rape of Lucretia, Benjamin Britten Sydney Chamber Opera/ Victorian Opera Carriageworks 19 August 2016 Written by Deen Hamaker Productions of Benjamin Britten’s operas have become a rare event in Sydney and performances of Britten’s...more...

Posted on August 23, 2017 @ 10.48
 
 
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Concert Review: Winterreise/ Sydney Schubert Society

Jeanell Carrigan Winterreise – Sydney Schubert Society Independent Theatre, North Sydney 20 August 2017 Written by Deen Hamaker Franz Schubert’s Winterreise is one of the pinnacles of the lieder repertoire. It tells of a lonely...more...

Posted on August 22, 2017 @ 12.11
 
 

Sydney Symphony Orchestra Announces A New CEO

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra has a new CEO beginning 1 January 2018, and it’s Emma Dunch. Emma Dunch, originally from Sydney, has worked in arts administration for over 2 decades. She returns from New York where she has lived since 1999 and most recently headed DUNCH – a cultural management firm she...more...

Posted on August 17, 2017 @ 12.22  Dot  News
 
 
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John Clarke’s Classical Favourites on CD

In October 2016, the award-winning comedian and writer John Clarke made his debut appearance as guest presenter on ABC Classic FM’s Saturday Morning program. A favourite on television and a household...more...

Posted on August 16, 2017 @ 15.50  Dot  News
 
 
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Sharolyn Kimmorley Wins 2017 MOST Achievement Award

Sharolyn Kimmorley AM Hearty congratulations are due to pianist Sharolyn Kimmorley AM, who was awarded the 2017 MOST Achievement Award (MAA). Established in 2016, MOST® established this award to “acknowledge the contributions of...more...

Posted on August 14, 2017 @ 15.17  Dot  News
 
 
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Opera In Concert Review: Parsifal/ Opera Australia

Kwangchul Youn as Gurnemanz, Jonas Kaufmann as Parsifal, Conductor Pinchas Steinberg, Michelle DeYoung as Kundry and the Opera Australia Orchestra and Chorus in Opera Australia’s 2017 production of Parsifal. Photo...more...

Posted on August 11, 2017 @ 13.56
 
 
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Cabaret Review: Bedlam/ Strange Bedfellows

Bedlam Strange Bedfellows Leadbelly, Newtown  7 August, 2017 Written by Deen Hamaker The Strange Bedfellows are a formidable duo comprising Jacqueline Dark and Kanen Breen. Dark is a renowned mezzo-soprano famed for her performances in opera...more...

Posted on August 11, 2017 @ 12.03