March 5, 2013
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Philippe Jaroussky: Natural High

The young French countertenor on why he’s taking eight months off singing to smoke and drink. 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 or log in to continue reading.

March 4, 2013
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Dame Kiri to visit Downton Abbey

Opera singer to slug it out with the other Dames as she plays…well, an opera singer. 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 or log in to continue reading.

March 3, 2013
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Joyce Yang: A virtuoso pianist inspired by colour

Catching up with the youngest ever winner of the Van Cliburn Competition as she heads to Australia. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 28, 2013
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Iconic pianist Van Cliburn has died

The charismatic player who won the musical cold war loses his fight with cancer aged 78. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 27, 2013
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Barry Otto pulls out of the Kreutzer Sonata

Bad luck comes in threes as Barry Otto becomes the latest star to pull out of an Australian stage production. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 26, 2013
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Renowned French organist Marie-Claire Alain has died

One of the last of her generation, and a pupil of Dupré and Duruflé, passes away at 86. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 24, 2013
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Legendary German conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch has died

A mighty exponent of Wagner and Strauss, and the last in the tradition of Karajan and Fürtwangler, passes away at 89. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 22, 2013
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The Young Sutherland

How did a girl from Point Piper grow up to conquer the opera world and be dubbed the “voice of the century”? 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 22, 2013
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Opera Australia appoints new CEO

Craig Hassall, former head of English National Ballet, and Olympics guru, is set to return to Australia. 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 or log in to continue reading.

February 21, 2013
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Flying Bach: breakdancing meets Baroque

German hip-hop dancers break with tradition to prove that Bach is pretty fly for a dead white guy. 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 or log in to continue reading.