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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
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Australian Chamber Orchestra And Sydney Opera House To Stream Goldberg Variations

The Australian Chamber Orchestra’s (ACO) upcoming performance of J S Bach’s Goldberg Variations will be broadcast live via Facebook from the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall on Sunday 12 August, 2pm...more...

Posted on August 8, 2018 @ 23.46  Dot  News
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Concert Review: Karakorum/ Australian Brandenburg Orchestra

Karakorum Australian Brandenburg Orchestra 25 July 2018 City Recital Hall, Sydney Written by Deen Hamaker   The journey of an itinerant 13th century monk forms the basis of this fascinating syncretic concert that reinterprets...more...

Posted on August 1, 2018 @ 21.00
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Entries Open For 2019 National Choral School

Simon Halsey Internationally acclaimed conductor Simon Halsey CBE has been confirmed as Gondwana National Choral School Guest Artist for 2019. An expert in the art of choral singing, Halsey is an...more...

Posted on July 25, 2018 @ 23.29  Dot  News
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Entries Open For Choral Works Composition Awards

Photo credit David Beale Submissions for the fourth annual Isabel Menton Composition Awards are now open. Conducted by the Australian Catholic University (ACU), the awards are for unpublished and previously unperformed...more...

Posted on July 25, 2018 @ 23.07  Dot  News
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Opera Review: Aida/ Opera Australia

Aida, Opera Australia 18 July, 2018 Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Written by Deen Hamaker Since opera emerged in late 16th century Italy, the art form has frequently been at the forefront...more...

Posted on July 23, 2018 @ 21.31