August 30, 2017
features

Rising Star: Conductor Patrick Burns

Winner of the 2017 Hephzibah Tintner Conducting Fellowship, the hornist started conducting by 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

July 19, 2017
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Rising Star: Bass Adrian Tamburini

The Aussie bass triumphed at the 2017 Opera Awards, giving him the opportunity to hone his craft abroad. 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

January 30, 2017
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Rising Star: Soprano Zoe Drummond

She may never get to be Mary Poppins, but thanks to a lot of hard work and competition success she will fly to the Big Apple. 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 23, 2016
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Rising Star: Violist Stefanie Farrands

From Hobart to Berlin, the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Principal shares her hopes, inspirations and passions. 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

October 27, 2016
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Rising Star: Bright, young countertenor Nicholas Tolputt

Before heading for pastures new, the singer talks coping with anxiety, paying the rent and people he’d love to work with. 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

October 12, 2016
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Rising Star: Sydney Symphony Orchestra flautist Stephanie Vici

The young Aussie’s studies have taken her overseas. Back on home soil, she’s landed a plum part in the SSO Fellowship programme. 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 16, 2016
features

Meet one of the Australian World Orchestra’s youngest

Ahead of their 2016 concerts, Jonathan Bekes explains his tips to get ahead and his love affair with Jacqueline Du Pré. 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 9, 2015
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Rising Star: Campbell Diamond

The 23-year-old guitarist from Canberra has just won one of Europe’s most prestigious prizes. We take a look at his future plans. 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

July 19, 2015
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Rising Star: Melina van Leeuwen

The harpist reveals how she ran away from her parents to bag a harp teacher and why it’s hard to master seven pedals. 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

January 19, 2015
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Rising Star: Thomas Strong

The winner of the 2014 Lady Fairfax Scholarship sets his sights on the States. 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 19, 2014
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Rising Star: Jack Schiller

We talk to Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s Bassoonist to find out where did it all begin? 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