June 4, 2014
features

Ordinary Australians to make Opera Queensland debuts

Talented locals steal the limelight as OperaQ’s La Bohème tours regional Queensland. 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 3, 2014
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New song, hold the text

For his latest vocal work, composer Mark Isaacs decided to skip the poetics 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 3, 2014
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Lost & Found Opera: Filling In The Blanks

Unique Perth-based opera company prepares to unveil The Emperor of Atlantis. 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 3, 2014
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Professor Earl Owen has died

Surgeon and musician who designed the Sydney Opera House seats passes away at 80. 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 2, 2014
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Cherie Boogaart turns to cabaret to confess

Best known to opera audiences, Cherie Boogaart takes to the cabaret stage in her new show Tentación. 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 1, 2014
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QSO to premiere Sibelius’s original Fifth Symphony

The Sibelius Estate grants Rumon Gumba rare permission to conduct an Australian premiere. 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 1, 2014
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Reg Livermore

The actor has worn the stockings as Frank N. Furter and is about to don the topper as the Wizard of Oz, but classical music is where his heart is. 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

May 29, 2014
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Esa-Pekka Salonen’s app advert goes viral

Contemporary composition has never looked so cool thanks to Finnish composer’s ad for Apple. 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

May 28, 2014
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Schools’ Music Festival offers the best medicine

Sights and sounds in hospital foyers prove music therapy to the ears for Melbourne’s outpatients. 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

May 28, 2014
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Ashkenazy’s Steinway to go on sale

Piano selected for the Sydney Opera House and autographed by Vladimir Ashkenazy to go on sale. 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

May 28, 2014
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Mandela opera cancelled after three performances

Funding problems have spelled an early end for Madiba: The African Opera. 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