Opera Review: Werther/ Opera Australia
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Opera Review: Werther/ Opera Australia

Werther. Opera Australia Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House 22 February 2019 The winter snows melt and the chilly scene is transformed into one that is resplendent with the abundance of summer – fruit, flowers, wheat, grapes and the promise of re-birth as the children of the village rehearse a Christmas carol. In stark contrast…

Strelitzia Ensemble Plays The Classics And The Contemporary In Book Of Departures
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Strelitzia Ensemble Plays The Classics And The Contemporary In Book Of Departures

  Strelitzia Ensemble comprising violinist Lucy Warren, cellist Eleanor Betts and pianist Michael Curtain, presents Book of Departures, featuring music by Haydn, Shostakovich, Ravel and Greenbaum. Part of the Independent Theatre’s Prelude in Tea series, the programme explores four very different works for piano trio, from the classical to the contemporary. Haydn was one of the first composers to…

Strelitzia Ensemble Performs Farrenc, Greenbaum and Ravel
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Strelitzia Ensemble Performs Farrenc, Greenbaum and Ravel

Strelitzia Ensemble – cellist Eleanor Betts, pianist Michael Curtain and violinist Lucy Warren Strelitzia Ensemble performs the music of  Louise Farrenc, Stuart Greenbaum and Maurice Ravel in Book of Departures named after the work by Greenbaum which explores three striking works for Piano Trio from across the musical spectrum. Louise Farrenc is one of the few…