Sydney Conservatorium Calls For Beethoven Symposium Participants
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Sydney Conservatorium Calls For Beethoven Symposium Participants

The Sydney Conservatorium of Music is hosting this four-day symposium from 6 to 9 May 2020, Singing and playing in the era of Beethoven. Convened by Professor Neal Peres Da Costa, the theme of this symposium asks “What did singing and instrumental playing sound like in the era of Beethoven?” Contemporary written documentation gives us…

Bach Akademie Australia Brings ‘Comfort And Joy’ With Cantatas For Christmas
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Bach Akademie Australia Brings ‘Comfort And Joy’ With Cantatas For Christmas

Acclaimed violinist and concertmaster Madeleine Easton leads her Bach Akademie Australia with 36 of Australia’s finest baroque instrumentalists and singers through J S Bach’s most sublime and joyous Christmas cantatas in three Sydney concerts. Easton’s remarkable period instrument ensemble, now celebrating its third year, will perform Comfort and Joy – Cantatas for Christmas, comprising the…

Concert Review: Bach’s Concertos /Bach Akademie Australia
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Concert Review: Bach’s Concertos /Bach Akademie Australia

Bach’s Concertos/ Bach Akademie Australia Paddington Uniting Church 4 October 2019 It was a deeply satisfying confluence of music and musicians when the Bach Akademie Australia presented their programme Bach’s Concertos. Founder and artistic director Madeleine Easton led her band adeptly through music which illustrated the expansive genius of JS Bach’s concerto writing in many…