Sine & Syrinx
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Sine & Syrinx

Sopranos Alison Morgan and Jane Sheldon celebrate their long friendship with Sine & Syrinx, a program with an eye on birds which includes two world premieres. It features Australian composer Rosalind Page’s “ornithological cosmos”, Hrafnsöngvar (Ravensongs), the world premiere of a piece by electronic sound artist Lizzie Pogson, inspired by Australian bird sounds, and Passerine Miniatures, a set of very…

Halcyon’s Birthday Celebrations Continue With Women’s Work
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Halcyon’s Birthday Celebrations Continue With Women’s Work

  The celebrations continue as Halcyon celebrates its 15th birthday! Halcyon presents a program of English and Australian works by women, revisiting the captivating music of Rosalind Page, Elisabeth Lutyens and Kerry Andrew, exploring the work of Helen Gifford for the first time and premiering a new chamber cycle by Moya Henderson. Elisabeth Lutyens’ setting of…

The Arts Unit presents ‘In Concert’
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The Arts Unit presents ‘In Concert’

  This week, over 600 students from the length and breadth of New South Wales are busy with preparations for In Concert, an initiative of the Arts Unit of the New South Wales Department of Education and Communities.  When they gather in Sydney next week, several ensembles, both large and small will perform choral, orchestral and jazz repertoire from…