June 26, 2013
features

Can you Spotify classical music?

Spotify is changing how people experience their favourite music online. But is it useful for classical music fans? 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

June 25, 2013
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Obscure brass instrument gets its second wind

Australian ophicleide virtuoso Nick Byrne inspires US composer William Perry’s newest major concerto. 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

June 22, 2013
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The Aussie fiddler who out-Rieus André

Melbourne-born Russell McGregor returns to Oz after 20 years to show us how the Viennese really do Strauss. 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

June 21, 2013
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Craft pushes Stravinsky out of the closet

Russian composer is ‘outed’ as bisexual by his former assistant. 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

June 21, 2013
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Japan Pill-harmonic claims Brahms cures constipation

Japanese orchestra wins Cannes Lion Award for its musical drug therapies. 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

June 20, 2013
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Anthony Negus to conduct Melbourne Ring?

British Wagner specialist is rumoured to be the name in the frame to rescue Opera Australia’s Ring. 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

June 19, 2013
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Chamber music sans frontières comes to Oz

The finest chamber musicians in this corner of the world are about to descend on Melbourne – and here’s why. 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

June 18, 2013
features

Scientists reveal what Callas should have sung

Medea’s final aria, hidden by Cherubini, sees the light of day after 200 years under charcoal. 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

June 16, 2013
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Sydney Conservatorium to get some Latin flair

New Head of Conducting Eduardo Diazmuñoz has succeeded where Humperdinck, Ravel and Schoenberg apparently failed. 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