Arts / ‘Circularsawruses’ take mystery out of making music

MEMBERS of Canberra's Griffyn Ensemble are keen to continue one of the most extraordinary exercises in music making ever seen in the nation’s capital. “We’ve...

Hardworkin’ rockers back in town

SELF-DESCRIBED as “Australia’s hardest working live rock band,” Beats Workin’ will appear for one night only at the Harmonie German Club tomorrow. Beats Workin’ are...

Challenge hits the right note for choirs

“IF you love choirs like The Kings Singers and Kings College Cambridge, you will also enjoy listening to choirs in the Australian Choral Challenge,”...

Review / Nagano recital a ‘privilege to attend’

Music / Kotaro Nagano Recital. At the Wesley Music Centre, July 14. Reviewed by CLINTON WHITE

Review: Easy lieder with a century in mind

music “Centenary in Song” Art Song Canberra At Wesley Music Centre, Forrest, February 24. Reviewed by Clinton White

Arts / Sister comes to a sticky end

CANBERRA Opera's new Puccini production is not grand opera by any means; in contrast to last year’s “La Bohème”, "Suor Angelica" (Sister Angelica) is...

Arts in the city: Sunday promises plenty of music

IN an amazing achievement, the 300th “Musical Offering” event for 2013 will take place from 1.30pm-4.30pm on Sunday, October 27, starting in the Sculpture...

Arts / Matt’s calling for compositions

THE Matt Withers Australian Music Composition Competition is on again, with the first prize doubling to $2000 and total cash prizes increased to more...

Review / Oratorio lifts the future bar

music “Alexander Balus” Canberra Choral Society At The Playhouse, September 20. Review by Clinton White

Review / Spooky guys with a superb presence

Music / The Spooky Men’s Chorale. At Wesley Uniting Church, Forrest, April 14. Reviewed by LEN POWER

Review / Dreams drawn from the lonely guitar

Music / "Forest of Dreams'. Callum Henshaw, classical guitar. At Wesley Music Centre, October 16. Reviewed by ROB KENNEDY.

Guitarist/singer/composer/songwriter Jess launches Pozible campaign

JESS GREEN, Canberra born and bred, can correctly be called a guitarist/singer/composer/songwriter. Green(aka Haas) has recently returned to live in the ACT and has re-established...

Bacharach, 87 and still swinging, coming to Canberra

HOTTEST musical news for patrons of a certain age is that Burt Bacharach is coming to the Royal Theatre on October 30. In case...

A ‘mutual passion’ for Rameau

A ‘mutual passion’ for Jean-Philippe Rameau’s ‘perfumed and powerful’ French Baroque dance music sparks the  production “Project Rameau” by Sydney Dance Company director Rafael...

Review / Glass’ music draws passionate images

Music / “Triol Concerto for Piano and Orchestra” by Phillip Glass, Canberra Youth Orchestra and Gabi Sultana, Llewellyn Concert Hall. Saturday, June 24. Reviewed by ROB KENNEDY

Review / A burst of Baroque’s fascinating rhythms

Music / “Mediterranean Baroque” by The Sydney Consort. At Wesley Music Centre, March 12. Reviewed by ROB KENNEDY.

Review / Concert of the extraordinary

Music / "Treble Helix Unlocked". The Song Company. At Wesley Uniting Church, March 1. Reviewed by Graham McDonald

Bob Dylan coming to Canberra

TO celebrate Bob Dylan's 73rd birthday Chugg Entertainment have announced he's embarking on an Australian tour which will take in Canberra. He's going to play...

Music Festival: Blissed-out on a musical boat

Canberra International Music Festival “Amazing Space 5 – Sounding the Lake” Aboard a Lake Burley Griffin boat cruise, May 17. Reviewed by Bill Stephens

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