September 19, 2013
features

Three Tenors get separate awards all in the same week

Just like buses, you wait for years and then all three operatic legends get honoured at once. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 18, 2013
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October Issue of Limelight: The Trouble with Jackie

Inside the brilliant but often misunderstood Jacqueline du Pré; plus pianists Willems, Hough and Hewitt and our Aussie Festivals Guide. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 16, 2013
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Monash welcomes Dr Bonynge

Australian maestro receives first honorary doctorate at the grand old age of 82. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 14, 2013
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Opera proven to extend life of mice

A dose of La Traviataturns out to double the life expectancy of heart transplant mice. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 10, 2013
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The Perfect American set to make its Australian debut

Opera Queensland to perform Philip Glass’ latest at next year’s Brisbane Festival. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 6, 2013
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Joyce DiDonato dedicates Prom to Putin’s LGBT victims

Mezzo chooses Judy Garland classic to add her voice to the rising chorus of protest within the arts. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 6, 2013
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David Hansen: It’s a Long Way to the Top

One of the highest male voices in the world hails from down under. David Hansen talks about vanquishing his rivals and his new CD. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 2, 2013
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Eleanor Lyons wins Obraztsova Competition

Australian soprano awarded top prize in one of the world’s most prestigious singing competitions. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 1, 2013
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Simone Kermes: Baring all for the Baroque

On the eve of her Australian Brandenburg concerts the firebrand coloratura reveals the parts that other singers are afraid to show. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

August 28, 2013
features

Tim Winton premiere at heart of Victorian Opera’s 2014 Season

Richard Mills announces a new opera from Iain Grandage, a legendary Traviataand another Sondheim musical. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now