April 22, 2014
features

Campaign targets how music is taught in schools

Richard Tognetti, Peter Sculthorpe and Richard Gill head petition to ensure every child receives a musical education. 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. Subscribe now

April 20, 2014
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Myra Hess’ blitz spirit

The concerts that helped win the Battle of Britain are the basis of Patricia Routledge and Piers Lane’s hit show. 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. Subscribe now

April 19, 2014
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The seven wonders of Dmitri Shostakovich

How did one composer document, and survive, the 20th century’s most brutal political experiment? 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. Subscribe now

April 19, 2014
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Discovering Elgar’s loony tunes

What was Elgar doing in a mental institution in the 1880s? Writing polkas and quadrilles, apparently! 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. Subscribe now

April 19, 2014
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Emma Ayres’ major cycle

In an extract from her memoir, the ABC’s Emma Ayres recounts her cycle ride from England to Hong Kong. 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. Subscribe now

April 19, 2014
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25 years of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra

Australia’s first period orchestra have been flying the early music flag for 25 years and now their founder and artistic director tells the story from his perspective 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. Subscribe now

April 18, 2014
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The rise and rise of Iestyn Davies

Catching up with the globetrotting countertenor whose chart topping recordings are going off down under. 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. Subscribe now

April 18, 2014
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Three’s a charm for Slava Grigoryan

The Adelaide Guitar Festival Tsar talks about the challenges, reveals his guitar heroes and gives us his top picks. 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. Subscribe now

April 17, 2014
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Erin Helyard to join ANU

School of Music appoints leading early music specialist as its latest lecturer. 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. Subscribe now

April 17, 2014
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Kobborg and Cojocaru: The ‘other’ Royals are coming

Australian Ballet’s Manon proves there’s more than just Wills and Kate for Sydney to look forward to. 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. Subscribe now

April 16, 2014
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Jenny Liu makes Opera Australia debut

The talented 24-year-old was picked for The King and I while still at Sydney Con. So is she ready for the spotlight? 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. Subscribe now

April 15, 2014
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John Luther Adams wins Pulitzer Prize for Music

Seattle Symphony commission leads to Pulitzer win for Alaskan composer. 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. Subscribe now