Entries Open For 2019 National Choral School
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Entries Open For 2019 National Choral School

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 inspirational teacher and ambassador for choral music. For students at the 2019 School, which runs from 7 to 20 January, it will be a privilege to…

Young Singers Shine In The Festival of Summer Voices
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Young Singers Shine In The Festival of Summer Voices

Gondwana Choirs, the nation’s highly respected choral training ground is in the thick of its National Choral School. With more than 300 young singers, composers and conductors hot-housing vocal repertoire over a fortnight, you could be forgiven for expecting unbridled cacophony. On the contrary, these emerging musicians will be formed into six choirs under the…

CD Review: SOAR/ Gondwana Chorale
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CD Review: SOAR/ Gondwana Chorale

The national youth choir Gondwana Chorale, conducted by Paul Holley and Carl Crossin, has released its debut recording SOAR. Featuring 16 tracks, both sacred and secular, most works are by living Antipodean composers. This repertoire is the hallmark of the ensemble, established in 2008, which has drawn its singers from around the nation. Contrasting with the…