December 13, 2012
features

Legendary sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar has died aged 92

He brought Indian classical music to the world, collaborating with Yehudi Menuhin and The Beatles. 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

December 10, 2012
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Jazz legend and classical composer Dave Brubeck has died

The pioneering jazz pianist, famous for Take Five, made classical music swing. 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

December 7, 2012
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Death of an Orchestra: Orchestra Romantique’s swan song

Thoughts on the premature demise of an ensemble whose grand dreams were dashed against the rocks of financial reality. 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

November 29, 2012
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Queen of Spades: Sydney Symphony’s operatic gamble

Vladimir Ashkenazy and Stuart Skelton on Tchaikovsky’s supernatural riddle. 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

November 27, 2012
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Leo Schofield turns Tassie into Baroque treasure island

Hobart Baroque brings Covent Garden to early music festival putting Tasmania on the map. 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

November 27, 2012
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Review: Huntington Estate Festival 2012 (November 21–25)

Music, wine and conversation flow freely at Mudgee’s Mecca of chamber 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. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now