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‘Elektra’ around the world

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra presents a staged version of  Richard Strauss’ opera Elektra in late February.  American soprano Christine Goerke performs as Elektra, a role she has made her own. From the rave reviews she had gathered, this concert is certain to be a memorable one – but tickets are scarce. Here are links to…

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra announces its 2014 season
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The Sydney Symphony Orchestra announces its 2014 season

The Sydney Symphony has resumed its identity as the Sydney Symphony Orchestra with the release of its 2014 season under its new Chief Conductor David Robertson. Whilst the focus is on the European classics, the year’s offerings ought to please, as the programme includes symphonic masterworks, lighter fare from the movies, choral greats and a spritz of the unusual. The visiting soloists and…