2013 ARIA Fine Arts Winners Announced
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2013 ARIA Fine Arts Winners Announced

Three winners of the ARIA Fine Arts Awards were announced at the Art Gallery of New South Wales this morning. Congratulations to Sally Whitwell for Best Classical Album All Imperfect Things, The Idea of North for Best Jazz Album Smile and Joseph Tawadros for Best World Music Album Chameleons of the White Shadow. Read our review…

ARIA Announces 2013 Fine Arts and Artisan Awards Nominees
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ARIA Announces 2013 Fine Arts and Artisan Awards Nominees

  Nominees for the 2013 Fine Arts and Artisan ARIA Awards have been announced. The categories include  Best Classical Album, Best Jazz Album, Best Original Soundtrack/Cast/Show Album, Best World Music Album, Producer Of The Year, Engineer Of the Year, and Best Cover Art. Nominees for best Classical Album are Amy Dickson, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra for Catch Me If You…

CD Review: ‘Smile’ The Idea of North
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CD Review: ‘Smile’ The Idea of North

  Celebrating 20 years of stylish music making, ARIA Award winning a capella quartet The Idea of North have released Smile, their 10th album on the ABC Classics label. The blend of voice, harmony and crystalline delivery is nothing less than listeners have come to expect from this ensemble. Soprano Sally Cameron, alto Naomi Crellin, tenor Nick Begbie and bass…