Clive Paget

Recent articles by Clive Paget

Greatest Music in War Films (ANZAC Day Special)

In an ANZAC Day special, we salute the 10 greatest war films of all time and the music that defined them.

Concert review: Xenakis vs Pateras (Synergy, Carriageworks)

Synergy's committed, energised performances result in a 1-0 win for Xenakis.

Moeran, Vaughan Williams: Violin Concerto, Lark Ascending (Little, BBC Phil/Davis)

Little launches the loveliest of Larks ever to take flight

Concert review: Jordi Savall's Jerusalem Project (Sydney)

Standing ovation greets 3000 years of musical history and a moving plea for peace.

Myra Hess' blitz spirit

The concerts that helped win the Battle of Britain are the basis of Patricia Routledge and Piers Lane's hit show.

The rise and rise of Iestyn Davies

Catching up with the globetrotting countertenor whose chart topping recordings are going off down under.

Erin Helyard to join ANU

School of Music appoints leading early music specialist as its latest lecturer.

Kobborg and Cojocaru: The 'other' Royals are coming

Australian Ballet's Manon proves there's more than just Wills and Kate for Sydney to look forward to.

May Issue of Limelight: Seven Wonders of Shostakovich

The secrets of Shostakovich, Elgar's Asylum music, Dame Kiri's farewell plus Emma Ayres on a bike...

Concert review: Little Match Girl Passion (Song Company)

Powerful passions run deep in Roland Peelman’s Eastertide offerings.

Jenny Liu makes Opera Australia debut

The talented 24-year-old was picked for The King and I while still at Sydney Con. So is she ready for the spotlight?

Concert review: Haydn & Italian Cello (ACO, Tognetti, Sollima)

Italian cellist plays, dances and sings while taking us (and his instrument) on a whistle-stop tour.

Musical review: Strictly Ballroom (Baz Luhrmann, Global Creatures)

It may only take two to tango, but it takes more than that to make a great musical.

Yuja Wang: Managing the piano, conductors and the laundry

The 27-year-old Chinese piano star talks about her influences, standing in for Argerich and doing her own laundry.

Sydney Symphony Orchestra to tour China

Chief Conductor David Robertson will head a seven-city Chinese musical odyssey in June.

John Shirley-Quirk has died

English bass-baritone whose distinctive voice and acting skills defined the Britten era passes away at 82.

The 10 Greatest Pieces of Music for Easter

Ten of the most inspiring works for Eastertide. Or what would Jesus have had on shuffle for Holy Week?

Mickey Rooney has died

Legendary Hollywood child-star, TV and musicals actor (and husband of eight), passes away at 93.

Stephen Sondheim can help you find the perfect date

Or how online arts reviews have the potential to become the hot new place for musical lonely hearts.

Concert review: Julia Lezhneva & the TSO (Hobart Baroque)

Vivaldi, Handel and Mozart give Lezhneva a chance to play a dazzling game of Russian roulades.
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