Sir Andrew Davis breaks a nearly 50-year drought and brings MSO back to some beautiful Berlioz.
The June 2018 issue of Limelight Magazine is now available to read online, and a physical copy can be bought from ABC Shop Online or these national retailers. COVER STORY Mutter Nature Ahead of her latest trip to Australia, the German Queen of the Violin, Anne-Sophie Mutter talks to Limelight about her legendary mentorship under Herbert von Karajan, her desire for climbing new musical mountains, and why she decided she had to stalk Daniil Trifonov. FEATURES Born Again Berlioz Despised and rejected, Hector Berlioz vowed he’d write no more, until a game of cards changed his mind. Clive Paget and Sir Andrew Davis explore L’Enfance du Christ. Survival of the Smallest Playing with a chamber outfit can be a precarious profession. Phillip Sametz spoke to some of our finest ensembles about the challenges in Australia today. Ingmar Bergman On the centenary of his birth, we look at the role classical music played in the Swedish director’s films and theatre from The Magic Flute to Fanny and Alexander. Scott Rankin A look at Big hART, one of the country’s leading arts for social change organisations with projects ranging from the Pilbara to Acoustic Life of Sheds in Tasmania. Sumi Jo Ahead of her Australian tour,