Benedict Andrews’ long-awaited, controversial production is a match made in heaven.
One of the most ravishing visual and theatrical feasts to be seen on our stages for some time.
Metropolis: The complete film with original score Sydney Symphony/Frank Strobel Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House, October 29
Conductor: Imre Palló/Director: John Milson Sydney Conservatorium of Music Until September 24
Is the Russian virtuoso really the “greatest pianist in the world”?
Wagner Tannhauser: Prelude and Venusberg Music Sculthorpe Earth Cry Tchaikovsky Symphony No 6 Sydney Opera House, August 26
Excerpts from Star Wars, Harry Potter, Superman etc. Shaun Micallef; SSO/Guy Noble Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, August 12
Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Brahms Symphony No. 4 Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House, July 29
The Australian Festival of Chamber Music’s Reef Talk explores environmental issues through music.
Debussy La Mer Nielsen Symphony No 5 AYO/Thomas Dausgaard Sydney Opera House, July 22
Liszt Tasso, Lament and Triumph Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition Ingrid Fliter, piano/Pinchas Steinberg Sydney Opera House, July 1
A Royal Occasion II The Choir of St James’, Sydney Youth Orchestra June 30, 2011
Stuart Maunder, Soloists, SSO/Guy Noble Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House Saturday June 18, 2011