Symphony Australia/ABC Young Performers Finalists Announced
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Symphony Australia/ABC Young Performers Finalists Announced

  Symphony Australia and the ABC have announced the 12 Finalists in the 2015 ABC Symphony Australia Young Performers Awards, to be held in Hobart 29 October – 7 November.   They are: Aaron Liu, 22 (Piano – QLD,  Christopher Cartlidge, 26 (Viola – VIC), Doretta Balkizas, 24 (Violin – VIC), Ennes Mehmedbasic, 20 (Oboe –  SW), Kiran Phatak, 25 (Flute…

Nominees For The 2014 ARIA Best Classical Album Fine Arts Awards
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Nominees For The 2014 ARIA Best Classical Album Fine Arts Awards

Nominees for the 28th annual ARIA Awards have been announced and we have the list of contenders for the title of Best Classical Album in the Fine Arts Awards.  Australian World Orchestra / Zubin Mehta – Stravinsky Rite of Spring / Mahler Symphony No.1 (ABC Classics/Universal Music Australia) Emma Matthews / Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra /…

CD Review: Williamson -The Complete Piano Concertos
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CD Review: Williamson -The Complete Piano Concertos

  What could Ludwig van Beethoven and Malcolm Williamson possibly have in common? The measure, for the purposes of this feature, is that they each wrote five concertos for piano             (including  the concerto for two pianos by Williamson). By any comparison, this is a substantial output. Apart from the…