Month: April 2014

NEWS: West Australian Symphony Orchestra makes a run for Perth venue

Perth Concert Hall

by Victoria Laurie this article is published by The Australian A BATTLE is looming over the Perth Concert Hall as the West Australian Symphony Orchestra seeks to wrest management of the under-used classical music venue from the hands of the state-controlled Perth Theatre Trust. The orchestra’s bid is prompted by the government’s decision two weeks …

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REVIEW: Bernstein & Gershwin – Gomyo and WASO – by Sam Gillies

Bernstein concert waso

Reviewed by Sam Gillies on the 11th April 2014 for Limelight Magazine “WASO and Gomyo capture the energy and inventiveness of the great American composers” Perth Concert Hall April 5, 2014: WASO plays Copland – Appalacian Spring//Barber – Concerto for Violin//Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story//Gershwin – An American in Paris//with violinist Karen …

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REVIEW: WASO’s Bernstein and Gershwin – by Neville Cohn

Waso bernstein and Gershwin

Fine vitality in US suite Reviewed by Neville Cohn on the 7th April 2014 for the West Australian Review of the West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s concert ‘Bernstein and Gershwin’ featuring violinist Karen Gomyo Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story//Copland – Appalachian Spring//Gershwin – An American in Paris//Barber – concerto for violin Epitomising the …

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