Richard Bonynge Awarded Honorary Doctorate By University of Sydney
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Richard Bonynge Awarded Honorary Doctorate By University of Sydney

One of Australia’s greatest conductors and pianists, Maestro Richard Bonynge AC CBE is to be awarded an honorary doctorate from his alma mater the University of Sydney. The ceremony takes place on Saturday October 10 and recognises his long-serving dedication to musical excellence. Maestro Bonynge will receive the honour on the night he takes to…

The Con’s Centenary Festival
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The Con’s Centenary Festival

The University of Sydney’s Conservatorium of Music will stage a week-long music festival featuring an eclectic concert program led by international guest musicians and alumni who are returning to ‘the Con’ to celebrate its centenary. The Centenary Festival, 6-11 October 2015, is the second major event to mark 100 years of music at the Con…

‘Rodelinda’ revival commemorates Dame Joan
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‘Rodelinda’ revival commemorates Dame Joan

  Celebrating the extraordinary life and career of Dame Joan Sutherland on the second anniversary of her death, Maestro Richard Bonynge returns to Sydney to conduct a single performance of Handel’s opera Rodelinda, presented by the Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge Foundation. Rodelinda was Handel’s 7th full-length opera. Composed for the Royal Academy, he was enjoying…