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Concert Review: Jazz Inspirations/ Streeton Trio

Jazz Inspirations, Streeton Trio Independent Theatre, North Sydney  26 August, 2018 Written by Paul Bennett This eclectic and very enjoyable program from the internationally acclaimed Streeton Trio nicely illustrated the broad range of influences composers employ...more...

Posted on August 28, 2018 @ 4.14
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Opera Australia’s Madama Butterfly Tours To China

Opera Australia has announced that the company will undertake an inaugural tour to China this October, presenting Moffatt Oxenbould’s celebrated production of Madama Butterfly.  The tour will perform eight performances in...more...

Posted on August 27, 2018 @ 0.36  Dot  News
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Deutsche Grammophon Marks Bernstein’s Centenary With Album Release

Commemorating the birth centenary of the great Leonard Bernstein this week, Deutsche Grammophon has released a recording of his Symphony No 2, The Age of Anxiety. Unusually for a symphony, it...more...

Posted on August 27, 2018 @ 0.07  Dot  News
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Art Music Award Winners For 2018 Announced

Congratulations to all the nominees and winners of the 2018 Art Music Awards. The winners, drawn from the six states and territories in 11 categories, were announced at a gala...more...

Posted on August 25, 2018 @ 2.06  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Love notes: I’ll Sing Yours If You Play Mine/ Ross Fiddes/ Michael Lampard

Pianist and composer Ross Fiddes Baritone Michael Lampard Love notes: I’ll sing yours if you play mine Michael Lampard, baritone, Ross Fiddes, pianist Mosman Art Gallery, Aug 23, 7.30 pm Written by Ria Andriani Melbourne-based baritone...more...

Posted on August 25, 2018 @ 0.40
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Concert Review: Dance I Chant Celebrating Ross Edwards/ Sydney Chamber Choir

Dance/Chant Celebrating Ross Edwards Sydney Chamber Choir/ Synergy Percussion  Sam Allchurch, Paul Stanhope, Nicholas Routley, conductors  4 August 2018 City Recital Hall, Sydney Written by Wendy McLeod This concert celebrated the unique voice of composer Ross Edwards as he approaches...more...

Posted on August 17, 2018 @ 19.18
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Musica Viva Unveils its 2019 Programme

Musica Viva has announced its 2019 line-up of international touring artists, morning concerts, masterclasses, educational and mentoring programmes, festivals and composers’ programmes – and it’s a feast of some of...more...

Posted on August 10, 2018 @ 1.34  Dot  News
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Christopher Lawrence Joins Sydney Youth Orchestras As Chief Artistic Advisor

Christopher Lawrence, ABC ClassicFM broadcaster, author and arts administrator, has joined Sydney Youth Orchestras (SYO) as its Chief Artistic Advisor. Mr Lawrence said he was honoured to join the team...more...

Posted on August 9, 2018 @ 23.04  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Smoke, Glass and Mirrors; Musical Subterfuge/ Twilight Musical Dialogues

Aiko Goto, Simon Tedeschi and Sally Walker- Twilight Musical Dialogues   Smoke, Glass and Mirrors; Musical Subterfuge Musical Luminati Series hosted by Twilight Musical Dialogues  3 August 2018 Adamstown Uniting Church, Newcastle Written by Joseph Asquith Smoke,...more...

Posted on August 9, 2018 @ 19.48