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Daily critiques from the Canberra International Music Festival

CIMF review / Little fizz in festival’s dour finale

Music / CIMF Concert 23: “Festival Finale: Serenade”. At the Fitters Workshop, May 6. Reviewed by IAN McLEAN

CIMF review / When quirky meets originality

CONCERT 22 at the CIMF also titled Barbara Blackman’s Festival Blessing saw the pairing of French composer Erik Satie and Komitas Vardapet, Armenian priest...

CIMF review / Peter, the wolf and lots of smiles

Music / CIMF Concert 21: “Peter and the Wolf”. At the Fitters Workshop, May 6. Reviewed by IAN McLEAN

CIMF review / ‘Beowulf’ from a quintessential storyteller

Music / CIMF Concert 20: “Beowulf”. Benjamin Bagby at the Fitters Workshop, May 5. Reviewed by PHILLIP MACKENZIE

CIMF review / Concert of supreme beauty and musical satisfaction

CIMF Concert 19: The Trout. At the Fitters Workshop, May 5. Reviewed by CLINTON WHITE

CIMF review / Outstanding playing of unusual instruments

Music / CIMF Concert 18: I Bassifondi. At the Fitters Workshop, May 5. Reviewed by LEN POWER

CIMF review / Brave and breathtaking march of music

Music / CIMF Concert 17: "A Soldier’s Return". At the Fitters Workshop, May 4. Reviewed by JUDITH CRISPIN

CIMF review / Music education day misses its target

Music / CIMF concert 16: “Return to Basics”. At Canberra Grammar School, May 4. Report by HELEN MUSA

CIMF review / Masterful and electric young quartet

Music / CIMF concert 14: Orava Quartet. At Fitters Workshop, May 3. Reviewed by JUDITH CRISPIN

CIMF review / ‘Ulysses’ comes home in music

CIMF review / Concert 13: “Ulysses Now”. At the Fitters Workshop, May 2. Reviewed by HELEN MUSA.

CIMF review / ‘Spectacular’ performance draws cheer from the crowd

Music / CIMF Concert 11: "Roger Woodward II". At the Fitters Workshop. Tuesday, May 1. Reviewed by CLINTON WHITE.

CIMF review / ‘Stunning’ performance a privilege to watch

Music / CIMF Concert 9: "Israel in Egypt". At the Fitters Workshop, April 30. Reviewed by CLINTON WHITE

CIMF review / Three ways to experience new music

Music / CIMF Concert 8: "From the Letter to the Law". At the National Library of Australia, National Portrait Gallery and the High Court of Australia. Monday, April 30. Reviewed by ROB KENNEDY

CIMF review / Old music gets some new exuberance

Music / CIMF Concert 7: "Classic Souvenir". At Fitters Workshop. April 2. Reviewed by CLINTON WHITE

CIMF review / A morning of glorious music

Music / CIMF Concert 5: “Bach on Sunday”. At the Fitters Workshop, April 29. Reviewed by IAN McLEAN

CIMF review / ‘Seasons’ get an enjoyable recomposition

Music / CIMF Concert 4: “Four Seasons”. At the Fitters Workshop, April 28. Reviewed by LEN POWER

CIMF review / Woodward performs something exceptional

Music / CIMF Concert 3: Roger Woodward. At the Fitters Workshop, April 28. Reviewed by GRAHAM McDONALD

CIMF review / A concert of style and exhuberance

Music / CIMF Concert 2: Dapper’s Delight. At the Fitters Workshop, April 28. Reviewed by ROB KENNEDY

CIMF review / Concert 1: Opening concert offers promise of the festival

Music / CIMF "Opening Gala". At the Fitters Workshop, Kingston, April 27. Reviewed by GRAHAM McDONALD

Music Festival / Chloe comes home to sing

CANBERRA-raised soprano Chloe Lankshear is one of our rising stars. A featured performer at the coming Canberra International Music Festival, the second-year student at the...

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