Concert Review: Chancellor’s Concert / Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Symphony Orchestra
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Concert Review: Chancellor’s Concert / Sydney Conservatorium Of Music Symphony Orchestra

Chancellor’s Concert, Sydney Conservatorium of Music Symphony Orchestra, Verbrugghen Hall March 31 2017 Written by Ria Andriani The fourth in Sydney Conservatorium’s Chancellor’s Concert series, this outstanding performance brought an exciting program which Maestro Eduardo Diazmuñoz had designed as an homage to women in music as composers, performers and as muses. Aptly enough it was…

World Premiere Of Kats-Chernin’s Macquarie’s Castle
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World Premiere Of Kats-Chernin’s Macquarie’s Castle

A world-premiere performance of a new Elena Kats-Chernin work headlines the 2016 Chancellor’s Concert at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music on Friday 8 April. The concerto for saxophone entitled Macquarie’s Castle, salutes the magnificent building that was Governor Macquarie’s horse stables turned music school in 1915, and today houses the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. The Soviet-born Elena Kats-Chernin…

The Con Celebrates Its Centenary With Bernstein’s Mass
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The Con Celebrates Its Centenary With Bernstein’s Mass

To mark its official birthday on 6 May 2015, the Sydney Conservatorium will present an epic performance of Mass by Leonard Bernstein, staged at the Sydney Opera House and performed by over 400 high school and tertiary students, staff and alumni of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and guest performers from Sydney Children’s Choir.  This theatrical piece…