Concert Review: Ascension/ Bach Akademie Australia
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Concert Review: Ascension/ Bach Akademie Australia

Ascension, Bach Akademie Australia St Francis of Assissi Church, Paddington, Sydney 29 March, 2019 Despite the innumerable words written about the music of J S Bach, there is nothing that touches the soul quite like hearing it performed by those who understand it best. JS Bach’s music  brims with inexplicable harmonies and poignant melodies against…

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra’s Voyage of Musical Discovery Explores Phrasing And Form
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Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra’s Voyage of Musical Discovery Explores Phrasing And Form

Alongside the Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra’s concert Madness &  Confrontation, is the first of the year’s companion education programs, Voyage of Musical Discovery.  Each Voyage invites exceptional guest musicians to join the orchestra on stage, and together they provide listeners with live examples and explanations of the compositional similarities between historical and Australian contemporary…

Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra: Madness & Confrontation
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Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra: Madness & Confrontation

The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra presents Madness & Confrontation in its celebratory season opener themed around Mozart and madness. Madness & Confrontation takes its inspiration from the story of the orchestra’s founding artistic director Richard Gill AO conducting Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (based on the original play “Day of Madness”). It was the late, legendary…