February 9, 2013
features

Julie Andrews to tour Australia

The legendary performer will appear on stage with an old pal from the Sound of Music. 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

February 8, 2013
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Do classical audiences cough on purpose?

Why do our concert halls so often sound more like hospital wards? A new study points the finger. 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

February 7, 2013
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Ballet blues: drama rocks the Bolshoi

Can Russian stoicism weather an acid attack, a fleeing ballerina and a cancelled 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. Subscribe now

February 6, 2013
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Nigel Westlake’s Glass Soldier

Turning the tale of a WWI veteran into an orchestral score. 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

February 6, 2013
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Robert Wilson’s Theatrical Universe

On making silent operas and how Einstein on the Beach was supposed to be about Hitler. 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

February 5, 2013
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Year of the Snake gets the classical treatment

Chinese opera stars head to Melbourne for the New Year – just don’t expect the Blue Danube. 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

February 5, 2013
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To Russia with love (from Sydney)

The Sydney Symphony announce a 2013 three city Russian tour. 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

February 4, 2013
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La Scala bans critic after ‘homosexual’ Wagner jibe

Milan’s opera house defends conductor Daniel Harding after newspaper prints personal attack. 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

February 2, 2013
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Sarah Blasko on Tour and on Classical Music

How I learned to stop worrying and love classical music. 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

January 30, 2013
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Philip Glass brings his etudes to Perth

Glass sparked the minimalist revolution – then pronounced it dead. But he’s still propelled by the manic energy of those early works. 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

January 30, 2013
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Laurie Anderson heads to Perth to defy the ‘Art Police’

The grande dame of New York’s avant garde has met her match composing for Kronos Quartet, but she has many strings to her bow. 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

January 30, 2013
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Reign of Terracini to last five more years

Opera Australia endorse current artistic leadership amidst impressive financial results. 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

January 26, 2013
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Paul Dyer named Officer of the Order of Australia

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra founding director gets royal nod in the Queen’s honours list. 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