Sydney Symphony Orchestra Launches ’50 Fanfares’ A Major Commissioning Project
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Sydney Symphony Orchestra Launches ’50 Fanfares’ A Major Commissioning Project

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra has announed a major commissioning project supporting the future of Australian music. Called 50 Fanfares, this is a multi-season initiative which will see the Sydney Symphony commission and present the world premieres of new music by 50 Australian composers. The project has been designed to represent a broad range of Australian…

Acacia Quartet’s Rhythm And Texture
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Acacia Quartet’s Rhythm And Texture

The Acacia Quartet comprising violinists Lisa Stewart and Myee Clohessy, violist Stefan Duwe and cellist Anna Martin-Scrase, returns to the Utzon Room of the Sydney Opera House with Rhythm & Texture,  aptly illustrated by the String Quartet No. 7 by Shostakovich and the String Quartet in F major by Ravel, alongside little known works by Golijov and…

Finalists Announced For 2017 APRA AMCOS Art Music Awards
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Finalists Announced For 2017 APRA AMCOS Art Music Awards

Some of Australia’s finest composers and performers in contemporary classical, jazz and experimental music have today been named as finalists for the 2017 Art Music Awards. Nominees are spread over performing and non-performing categories. Australian State and Territory Awards will be announced during the awards ceremony, while the Distinguished Services to Australian Music Award will…