September 15, 2011
features

On the road with eighth blackbird

Brisbane-born flautist Tim Munro is on the new music adventure of a lifetime with this quirky Chicago sextet. 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

September 14, 2011
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Tori Amos: classical music huntress

The alt-rock icon says Schubert was a “guiding light” for her classical album Night of Hunters. 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

September 13, 2011
features

Domingo warming up for “night to remember” in Sydney

The iconic tenor is bound for Australia for the first time in 15 years. 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

September 8, 2011
features

Steve Reich: the composer and New Yorker reliving 9/11

Ten years after the September 11 attacks, Reich makes sense of the tragedy in a haunting new work. 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

September 8, 2011
features

Symphony of the Floods: a world premiere in Brisbane

Elena Kats-Chernin discusses the pressure of basing her first symphony on the Queensland floods. 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

September 7, 2011
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Meet the Australian String Quartet’s new boys

The ASQ unveils its “new look” lineup… And it’s no longer an all-female affair. 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

September 6, 2011
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Leading Italian tenor Salvatore Licitra has died

The “heir to Pavarotti” succumbed to head injuries sustained in a road accident. 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

September 1, 2011
features

On the road with Paul Lewis

The British pianist’s two-year Schubert world tour is giving him new insights into the 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. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

August 30, 2011
features

Vivaldi refreshed… Just in time for spring

Paul Dyer explores The Four Seasons‘ French connection in a Baroque cover version. 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

August 30, 2011
features

Threepenny Opera to Underbelly: “You call that a knife?”

Sydney Theatre Company takes Brecht’s masterpiece down sleazy local backstreets. 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

August 29, 2011
features

The ACO: making a song and dance about the 2012 season

Vocal music and a major ballet dominate Tognetti’s program next year. 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