Halcyon And Elliot Gyger In A New Collaboration
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Halcyon And Elliot Gyger In A New Collaboration

Halcyon presents This Kind of Life, featuring a new work by longtime colleague, composer Elliott Gyger who will be celebrating his 50th birthday this year. Sharing its title with the concert, This Kind of Life is scored for soprano, mezzo-soprano, clarinet, cello, piano and harp.  It is the sixth Gyger premiere and celebrates more than 20 years…

Sabine Meyer Masterclass
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Sabine Meyer Masterclass

Clarinettist Sabine Meyer and a member of the Alliage Quintett will conduct a masterclass in Sydney during her tour with the Alliage Quintett for Musica Viva. It is a welcome return visit to Sydney for the clarinettist who was last here in 2011. She is considered one of the most famous clarinettists through time and…

The Con Commemorates Its centenary with Bernstein’s Mass
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The Con Commemorates Its centenary with Bernstein’s Mass

The Sydney Conservatorium of Music, fondly known as “the Con” turns 100 in 2015! The iconic castle-like building with its distinctive turrets, sitting on the historical site of Sydney’s first bakery, housed Governor Macquarie’s horse stables in the 1800s and was then turned into a prolific music school in 1915.  It will celebrate this historic…