National Indigenous Opera Company comes to Melbourne to nurture young Indigenous singers.
Soprano, who famously sang the Queen of the Night on horseback, receives the Order of Australia.
First place in the 14th International Piano Competition goes to 26-year-old Ukrainian Vadym Kholodenko
Carriageworks, June 8–July 1 Free entry
Four double passes to be won for August screenings of first ever ballet filmed in 3D.
Pianist Sergio Tiempo was championed from childhood by Martha Argerich; now 41 years old, he’s still every bit the fresh-faced wunderkind.
Shooting undercover at the Paris Opéra, a Mahler pilgrimage in the woods, and how I learned to spell Götterdämmerung.
Sydney Philharmonia Choirs plan to pop the bubbly while Cheryl Barker and Stuart Skelton cut the cake(s).
The maestro leading one of Australian opera’s largest and most expensive undertakings calls it quits, citing issues of “personal chemistry”.
As she prepares for her Australian concerts, the American cellist talks Shostakovich, Elliot Carter and playing Elgar for Daniel Barenboim.
What the magnetic cellist learned from Anne-Sophie Mutter and Msitislav Rostropovich, and how he hopes to pass some of that on.
The prodigiously talented Shuan Hern Lee adds another international win to his growing collection.
Could listening to The Rite of Spring for 38 days drive a music critic to distraction? As Limelight’s sacrificial guinea pig, I found out.