Pinchgut Opera Launches 2022 Season

Featuring works by Monteverdi, Vivaldi, Cesti and Charpentier, Pinchgut Opera under the artistic direction of Erin Helyard, presents a season brimming with the greatest baroque opera and vocal music ever written. A year to uplift your spirits, make you revel in delight and be swept away by the power and emotion of epic storytelling at…

Sydney Eisteddfod 2021 Moves Online

Sydney Eisteddfod has announced that the 2021 Festival will continue on screen after coming to a sudden halt last June. The 2021 Festival will accept video submissions across all performance genres and the adjudicators will be  judging and providing their feedback digitally. Rather than cancel the remainder of the 2021 Festival and, recognising the importance…

Art Music 2021 Winners Announced

Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Art Music Awards, announced today. Presented annually by APRA AMCOS and the Australian Music Centre (AMC), the Art Music Awards acknowledge the achievements of composers, performers and educators in the genres of contemporary classical music, jazz, improvisation, sound art and experimental music. They include some of Australia’s finest…

Adelaide Festival 2022 Opens With A ‘Kosky-kov’ Gem

Barrie Kosky will return to the Adelaide Festival in 2022 with its headline production of Rimsky-Korsakov’s fantasy opera The Golden Cockerel. The result of this collision of genius from Rimsky-Korkov and Kosky has resulted in a brilliant “Kosky-kov” production which will star British-Ukrainian bass-baritone Pavlo Hunka as the king, Russian lyric coloratura soprano Venera Gimadieva…

‘Pinchgut At Home’ Launches This Week

Pinchgut Opera’s Spring Digital Season, via its dedicated online platform, Pinchgut At Home opens on Thursday 9 September with the much anticipated return of Pinchgut’s stunning 60-minute opera film from 2020, A Delicate Fire. A new production will be added to the Spring Digital Season each month, with October featuring the premiere of the filmed…

Omega Ensemble Looks Ahead To 2022 As 2021 Season Is Cancelled

Omega Ensemble has regretfully announced the cancellation of its remaining performances in the 2021 National Concert Season, but is eagerly anticipating the announcement of its 2022 season in a few weeks.  David Rowden, “fully-vaxed” Artistic Director and Founder of Omega Ensemble says: “Behind every performance are thousands of hours of planning and a dedicated team…

The Latin Muse – Popular Hispanic Composers On A New Release From Move Records

The Latin Muse, a new album release on the Move label, presents some of the best-known works of five Hispanic composers: Piazzolla, Granados, de Falla, Albeniz and Ginastera, performed by pianist Nancy Tsou. The album, available on multiple platforms includes three of Piazzolla’s most popular works, Oblivion, Milonga de Angel and Libertango. Tsou also presents…