Paul Lowin Prizes 2016 – The Shortlist
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Paul Lowin Prizes 2016 – The Shortlist

Six new Australian compositions have been announced as finalists for the 2016 Paul Lowin Prizes. Shortlisted for the Orchestral Prize of $25,000 are James Ledger for Golden years, a 2013 composition for violin and orchestra, Cathy Milliken’s Earth Plays, written in 2015 for mezzo-soprano and orchestra and Lachlan Skipworth for his Concerto for clarinet and orchestra written in 2014. Shortlisted…

Sydney Children’s Choir And Gondwana Voices Present Voices of Angels STARS.
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Sydney Children’s Choir And Gondwana Voices Present Voices of Angels STARS.

The Sydney Children’s Choir and Gondwana Voices evoke the majesty of stars and the grandeur of night in their seasonal concert Voices of Angels STARS. Led by Lyn Williams OAM and co-conductor Sam Allchurch, Voices of Angels STARS, the Sydney Children’s Choir and Gondwana Voices perform music from the first Australian Indigenous children’s opera Ngailu, Boy of the Stars by Dan Walker…

Weekend Wagner
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Weekend Wagner

The NSW Wagner Society presents composer, writer and broadcaster, Andrew Ford in a talk entitled After Wagner. Wagner’s legacy, musical and otherwise, has long been an unavoidable issue for the composers who followed him. There were those who embraced his example, like Bruckner, Schoenberg, Debussy; and those who rejected it, like Stravinsky, Satie . . . and Debussy…