Sydney Symphony Orchestra Launches ’50 Fanfares’ A Major Commissioning Project
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Sydney Symphony Orchestra Launches ’50 Fanfares’ A Major Commissioning Project

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra has announed a major commissioning project supporting the future of Australian music. Called 50 Fanfares, this is a multi-season initiative which will see the Sydney Symphony commission and present the world premieres of new music by 50 Australian composers. The project has been designed to represent a broad range of Australian…

Musica Viva Launches The Hildegard Project
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Musica Viva Launches The Hildegard Project

Musica Viva announces the launch of an exciting new initiative which aims to encourage more female composers in the Australian music landscape. It is named The Hildegard Project, after Hildegard of Bingen, a 12th century German Benedictine abbess, writer and composer who is known for her literary, musical and scientific works, and for her religious and…

Musica Viva Festival This Weekend
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Musica Viva Festival This Weekend

Over four jam-packed days from  today (Thursday 9  April) to Sunday 12 April, Musica Viva presents its biennial Musica Viva Festival at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Festival goers of all tastes will be entertained by some of the world’s most talented chamber musicians in seven concerts, along with a number of interactive music-themed festival…