Australian Haydn Ensemble Returns To Live Performance
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Australian Haydn Ensemble Returns To Live Performance

The Australian Haydn Ensemble returns to live performance with a hypnotic programme of music, inspired by sleep. The subject of dreams has long occupied the imagination of composers, poets and artists. The AHE explores this subject with an intriguing collection of works including Haydn’s Dream Quartet, Bach’s Goldberg Variations and Beethoven’s interpretation of Shakespeare’s Tomb…

Bach Akademie Australia Performs On Melbourne Digital Concert Hall
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Bach Akademie Australia Performs On Melbourne Digital Concert Hall

Bach Akademie Australia presents ‘Bach’s Universal Light’ for Melbourne Digital Concert Hall, a journey from darkness into light through Bach’s universal genius, reflecting the difficult times for many of us this year. Performed in and broadcast from Sydney’s National Art School,  ‘In memoriam’ for 2020, they begin with his haunting early cantata ‘Actus Tragicus’. Paring…

Album Review: Romantic Dreams – Quintets for Piano and Strings/ Ironwood/ ABC Classic
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Album Review: Romantic Dreams – Quintets for Piano and Strings/ Ironwood/ ABC Classic

Ironwood’s newest album release, Romantic Dreams – Quintets for Piano and Strings is music made in our time, yet brushed with the patina of age. Featuring two quintets from the French Romantic era, this recording for ABC Classic, is meticulously researched and performed with artistry and integrity. Even better, the researchers themselves are elite scholar-performers…