July 23, 2013
features

Andreas Ottensamer: Über-cool clarinettist hits big-time

The young musician was in town to headline at August’s Deutsche Grammophon Yellow Lounge in Sydney. 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

July 23, 2013
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Boston Chief knocked out in Bayreuth

Andris Nelsons concussed after “household accident” at Wagner 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

July 22, 2013
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Stile Antico record Tudor Church Music edition: hear excerpts!

Major anthology, unperformed for years, gets dusted off with glorious results. 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

July 18, 2013
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Long lost work by Britten available for free download

Lost for 68 years, Benjamin Britten’s Roman Wall Blueshas been recorded and released for free download. 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

July 17, 2013
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Michael Kieran Harvey talks Australian music

Australian pianist Michael Kieran Harvey on tackling the music of neglected genius Raymond Hanson and fighting cultural cringe. 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

July 17, 2013
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Proms 2013 (or how to enjoy 75 concerts for absolutely nothing)

The Festival that reaches well beyond “the sea itself” launches in style. 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

July 16, 2013
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John Bell on directing Tosca

Theatre turned opera director John Bell on bringing Puccini’s tragic opera to life. 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

July 15, 2013
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Emma Matthews on adjudicating at the Australian Singing Competition

Australian soprano Emma Matthews shares her experiences adjudicating at the prestigious competition for young singers. 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

July 15, 2013
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The age of opera

More and more young singers are being cast in opera’s biggest roles. But how are their voices coping? 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