The Australian pianist/comedian talks to Limelight about his upcoming national tour.
Orchestra Victoria will be forced to shrink their core ensemble in 2011 in order to avoid bankruptcy.
Swiss tenor Hugues Cuénod has died at the extraordinarily advanced age of 108.
Stephen Hawkings’ A Brief History of Time may soon be the subject of a new opera collaboration.
A professional Palestinian orchestra has performed in Israel for the first time in the history of the Jewish state – a landmark cultural event for residents of a region wracked by conflict for generations.
ABC Classic FM presents another stellar season of live recordings from New York’s Metropolitan Opera between now and May.
A Rossini overture, a Mozart piano concerto, then a Mahler Symphony after interval… Sounds like a typical night in just about any Australian concert hall. But how is it that the overture-concerto-symphony combo came to dominate concert programs? Tom Ford leafs through the history books to find out.
Interview with 21-year-old Australian violinist Ray Chen who, this week, plays the Brahms Violin Concerto with the Sydney Symphony.
It’s January, and for Sydney that means festival time!
Verdi’s La Traviata will be performed on a floating stage on Sydney Harbour next year, NSW Premier Kristina Keneally has announced.
The Israeli mezzo-soprano speaks to Limelight about her upcoming stint as Carmen.
The West Australian Symphony Orchestra has announced that its principal conductor and artistic adviser Paul Daniel will remain in that role until the end of December 2013.
Shirley Verrett, the acclaimed American mezzo turned soprano, has succumbed to heart trouble at the age of 79.