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Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Australia

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MelbourneBran Nue Dae

Bran Nue Dae
Chi: Bran Nue Dae
Andrew Ross; Opera Australia; Mark Thompson

SydneyAida

© Georges Antoni
Verdi: Aida
Giampaolo Bisanti; Davide Livermore; Opera Australia; Tahu Matheson; Giò Forma; Gianluca Falaschi; Elena Gabouri

SydneyRoberto Devereux

© Georges Antoni
Donizetti: Roberto Devereux
Paolo Carignani; Davide Livermore; Opera Australia; Giò Forma; Mariana Fracasso; Jennifer Rowley; Elena Maximova

SydneyLa Juive

© Georges Antoni
Halévy: La Juive
Guillaume Tourniaire; Olivier Py; Opera Australia; Pierre-André Weitz; Natalie Aroyan; Diego Torre

DandenongNational Tour Carmen

© Georges Antoni
Bizet: Carmen
Luke Spicer; Matthew Barclay; Opera Australia; Anna Cordingley
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Amazing Breaking the Waves: Scottish Opera at the Adelaide Festival

Sydney Mancasola (Bess) © Andrew Beveridge

Breaking the Waves is a remarkable opera. Scottish Opera has brought a thrilling cast, orchestra and team to Adelaide, and its audiences are all the richer for it.

*****
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Davide Livermore's La Scala Attila travels to Sydney

Taras Berezhansky (Attila) © Prudence Upton
Livermore updates the scene to the 1930s, but seems to be setting Mussolini's Italians against invading Germans. 
***11
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(Not quite) absolute Beethoven: Ludovic Morlot in Perth

Ludovic Morlot © Brandon Patoc
The Australian String Quartet joins the West Australian Symphony Orchestra under Ludovic Morlot for an enjoyable and  timely round of Beethoven interleaved with John Adams' homage to the 250-year old composer. 
***11
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Castellucci’s makeover of Mozart’s Requiem at the Adelaide Festival

Mozart's Requiem © Tony Lewis

A work designed to be performed in church has become a dramatic music theatre event that captured and held me enthralled throughout in a meditation on both death and life.

****1
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Excellent playing, but lacklustre conducting in Sydney

Pietari Inkinen © Nguye Phuong
The Sydney Symphony, temporarily rehoused in the ornate Victorian style Town Hall, plays grandiose Wagner and safe Stravinsky. 
***11
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