Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Adelaide, SA, Australia

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AdelaideDon Pasquale

Donizetti: Don Pasquale
Luke Dollman; Cath Dadd; State Opera of South Australia; Andrew Collis; Sarah-Jane Pattichis; Jeremy Tatchell; Brenton Spiteri

AdelaideTognetti Tchaikovsky Brahms

Tchaikovsky, Mazzoli, Clyne, Brahms
Australian Chamber Orchestra; Richard Tognetti; Maxime Bibeau; Ike See; Glenn Christensen; Musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music

AdelaideSteven Isserlis plays Shostakovich

Adams, Shostakovich, Kats-Chernin, Haydn
Australian Chamber Orchestra; Richard Tognetti; Steven Isserlis

AdelaideGoldberg Variations

Bach, Stravinsky, Adès
Australian Chamber Orchestra; Richard Tognetti; Erin Helyard

AdelaideTransforming Strauss & Mozart

Dowland, Wagner, Bach, Strauss R., Mozart
Helena Rathbone; Aiko Goto; Nicole Divall; Timo-Veikko Valve

AdelaideIlya Gringolts plays Paganini

Bach C.P.E., Paganini, Vivaldi, Bartók
Australian Chamber Orchestra; Ilya Gringolts; Timo-Veikko Valve; Julian Thompson
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Tragedy and comedy in a double bill in Adelaide

Manuel de Falla’s rarely performed La Vida Breve and Giacomo Puccini’s comic Gianni Schicchi are quite contrasting mini-operas, united by common threads of deception and the clash of class distinction.
****1
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Eugene Onegin on the move in Australia

Co-opera is a remarkable opera company currently taking an attractive performance of Eugene Onegin to large cities and small towns throughout Australia.
***11
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Quality performances of Cav and Pag

A remarkable performance for State Opera of South Australia from Rosario La Spina as Turiddu in Cavalleria rusticana and Canio in Pagliacci was evidence of the brilliant tenor he has become.
***11
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Concerto Italiano’s classy L’Orfeo thrills

Concerto Italiano excels performing Baroque music, especially the works of Monteverdi. This year it highlights L’Orfeo in its 410th year, and does it exceptionally well.
****1
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Glyndebourne's Saul wins over Adelaide

The stunning Glyndebourne production of Saul by Barrie Kosky also makes a big impact in the Adelaide Festival.
*****
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A strong, passionate Tosca from State Opera in Adelaide

This vibrant Tosca came together beautifully, melding the rich rawness of the evil Scarpia, the emerging maturity of the passionate Tosca and the poetic artistry of the victimised Cavaradossi.
*****
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