21 February, 2011
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On the road with Piers Lane

Australian pianist Piers Lane discusses his upcoming Chopin recital and plans for 2011 with Limelight‘s Steven Laurent. 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.

18 February, 2011
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Anna Nicole premieres at Covent Garden

A new opera based on the life of actress and model Anna Nicole Smith has premiered in London, to surprisingly positive first reviews. 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.

17 February, 2011
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Xanthoudakis wins BBT award

Soprano Elena Xanthoudakis has become the first Australian to win a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award. 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.

16 February, 2011
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Glenn Gould not Asperger’s sufferer

Glenn Gould is one of many musicians linked to Asperger’s syndrome. However, his much-documented eccentricities may have had a different cause. 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.

16 February, 2011
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Westminster farewells Dame Joan

More than 2,000 people have packed London’s Westminster Abbey to pay tribute to the late Australian soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. 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.

15 February, 2011
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Naxos conquers the Grammys

The 53rd Grammy Awards were held in Los Angeles on Sunday, and it was the Naxos label that dominated the classical category. 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.

14 February, 2011
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Benjamin Northey appointed associate conductor of MSO

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra has appointed Ballarat-born Benjamin Northey as Associate Conductor. 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.

11 February, 2011
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Carmen in 3D

Bizet’s most famous opera Carmenwill be screened in 3D across 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.

10 February, 2011
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Deutsche Grammophon signs Mikhail Simonyan

The Russian violinist is the latest to join a growing list of new additions to the German record label’s artist pool. 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.

9 February, 2011
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Marko Letonja to take over at TSO

Slovenian conductor Marko Letonja will take over as Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra in January 2012. 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.

9 February, 2011
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Deutsche Grammophon signs Ingolf Wunder

The prize-winning Austrian pianist is set to release a Chopin recital in April. 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.