ACO and Dawn Upshaw get three nominations while Peter Coleman-Wright gets the nod for his Rape of Lucretia.
Jane Sheldon’s controlled intensity breathes life into Kancheli’s bleak masterpiece.
Thibaudet plays Gershwin like a bat out of hell in a program that's not so much jazz as Russian retro.
Australian bass-baritone and veteran of the Sutherland-Williamson Opera Company passes at 86.
Great Finnish bass-baritone and interpreter of Sibelius and Mozart passes at 79.
The ACO's maestro on the genius of Bach's overlooked masterpiece and why it beats Messiah.
Carry on Cavalli complete with musical mix-ups, mayhem and Jason in the tub.
A fifth award makes Sir Harrison Birtwistle the most successful BCA composer ever.
Not only a staggering work of imagination, Wagner's Ring Cycle also charts the vicissitudes of its composer.
Melbourne's new kids on the operatic block set off on a re-imagined Homeric adventure.
Pavel Dmitrichenko found guilty of attack on Bolshoi boss. Prosecutors call for nine years in a labour camp.
Finnish conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen reveals a list of key guidelines for aspiring conductors.
Voices in the Forest Director Chris Latham on the attraction of outdoor concerts.
How the Principal Conductor of the West Australian Symphony Orchestra hopes to perform 'forbidden' Wagner operas.
Conductor advised not to go on as grueling world tour takes its toll.
Mariss Jansons put an orchestral Rolls Royce through its paces at the Sydney Opera House.
Award winning publication, and Australia's only classical music magazine, faces an uncertain future.
The Australian premiere of Kancheli's Exil promises a spiritual journey of hope and discovery.
Fish Fine Music Director Paul Nemeth discusses the historical evolution of music retailing.
Oldest living pianist and holocaust survivor enjoys a quiet birthday at home