February 12, 2014
features

Victorian Opera announces its stars of the future

Eight young artists to get hands on practical experience with a major opera company. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 12, 2014
features

Third variation to a charitable theme

The Theme and Variations Foundation celebrated their third annual fundraiser with international pianist Alexander Gavrylyuk. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 12, 2014
features

Bryce Dessner: An American in Perth

ABC Classic FM’s Julian Day spoke to all-round musician Bryce Dessner ahead of his Perth Festival classical gig. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 11, 2014
features

Musical jingles can help Alzheimers patients

British composer Alexis Kirke uses music to help dementia sufferers remember new information. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 11, 2014
features

Lullabies Old and New

Anna McMichael fills us in on her new CD of lullabies, Close your Eyes and I’ll Close Mine. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 7, 2014
features

Music teacher admits writing music for Japan’s Beethoven

Takashi Niigaki composed his music for 20 years and says Mamoru Samuragochi isn’t even deaf. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 5, 2014
features

Deaf composer admits hiring help to write his hits

Mamoru Samuragochi, dubbed the Japanese Beethoven, admits paying another composer. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 5, 2014
features

Muti and Chicago: tutti till 2020

Riccardo Muti to stay on with Chicago Symphony Orchestra through to 2020 This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 4, 2014
features

NYIOP on hunt for operatic talent down under

American professional audition service will make their first visit down under, in a quest for local talent. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 4, 2014
features

Gerd Albrecht has died

German conductor noted for his exploration of the byways of the German and Czech repertoire passes at 78. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.