August 16, 2013
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How to be remembered in music (literally)

British company offers to have your remains pressed into a vinyl LP. 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 16, 2013
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Parsifal director acquitted in Nazi salute case

Jonathan Meese claims a triumph of art over bureaucracy, as court finds him not guilty. 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 14, 2013
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Göknur Shanal: How to make your own Stabat Mater

One of Australia’s rising vocal stars, Göknur Shanal is no stranger to making things happen for herself. 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 14, 2013
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Regina Resnik has died

American mezzo who became Solti’s Klytemnestra passes away at the age of 90. 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 14, 2013
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JACK: Will the last one out please turn the lights back on?

The innovative American string quartet, with a penchant for performing in the dark, comes to Carriageworks. 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 13, 2013
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Netrebko’s brave new world

The soprano’s first solo album in five years reveals a new dramatic voice and opens up some intriguing future career paths. 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 12, 2013
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David Robertson: Putting the ‘O’ back in SSO

New Chief Conductor’s inaugural season goes back to basis with Beethoven, Brahms and a handful of big guns. 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 9, 2013
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Queen of the Night gets a ducking

Boat ferrying singers to the floating stage at the Bregenz Festival capsizes depositing three singers into the lake. 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 8, 2013
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How we nearly caught our Death in Venice

Now a sprightly 86, Australian tenor Robert Gard looks back on filming the role of Aschenbach for Tony Palmer. 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 6, 2013
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Back to basics with Bach

Why Bach was top of the class with respectful nods to Brahms, Ives and Ligeti. 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 5, 2013
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Kremer, Argerich and Barenboim to perform anti-Putin concert

Violin virtuoso Gidon Kremer launches concert against Vladimir Putin and lashes out at the likes of Anna Netrebko and Valery Gergiev. 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