Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Sydney, NSW, Australia

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SydneyFerruccio Furlanetto

Schubert: Winterreise (W. Müller), D.911
Ferruccio Furlanetto; Igor Tchetuev

SydneyFerruccio Furlanetto

Rachmaninov, Mussorgsky
Ferruccio Furlanetto; Igor Tchetuev

SydneyEmmanuel Pahud

Bach, Bach C.P.E., Ravel, Boulez, Debussy, Franck
Australian Chamber Orchestra; Richard Tognetti; Emmanuel Pahud

SydneyA Little Lunch Music: Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Kathryn Selby

Teddy Tahu Rhodes; Kathryn Selby
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A splendid night of 20th-century cello music with Nicolas Altstaedt and Aleksandar Madžar

The first programme of Nicolas Altstaedt and Aleksandar Madžar for their tour around Australia offered an insightful selection of 20th-century chamber music masterpieces.
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The Repairing of Lucretia

The problematic nature of Britten's Rape of Lucretia is well-known: Sydney Chamber Opera's production attempts to navigate it via gender inversion. 
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Exuberance dominates in Simone Young’s Bruckner

Imogen Cooper joined the Sydney Symphony for a performance of Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto. 
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The Australian Chamber Orchestra’s Mountain project

Four years ago, the ACO mounted The Reef. Mountain is clearly its successor: another film project involving scenes of nature peopled by extreme-sports enthusiasts, screened while an eclectic soundtrack is played live by the orchestra.
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Verdi's Requiem given an operatic take in Sydney

A vividly dramatic take on Verdi's Requiem by Opera Australia allows chorus and orchestra to shine under Renato Palumbo, and reminds us why the work has been called “opera in church clothing”.
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Jonas Kaufmann conquers Sydney as Parsifal

As clearly visible on all photos, the Sydney Opera House has two “sails”, interconnected major sections. One of them houses concerts, the other operas. Opera performances, however, are not exclusively taking place in the Opera Theatre.
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