Month: July 2014

NEWS New Appointment of Alexandre Da Costa to Head of Strings, WAAPA

WAAPA news

This News Article first appeared on the WAAPA News Website on the Thursday, 24th July 2014 Internationally Acclaimed Violinist Appointed to be WAAPA’s Head of Strings “He is a musician of the highest international quality… Alexandre Da Costa is one of the very few true young rising stars of the violin scene worldwide.” – Hansjoerg …

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REVIEW: Australian Chamber Orchestra – Finn and friends excel with quintets – by Neville Cohn

ACO Piano Quintets

Review of the Australian Chamber Orchestra – Piano Quintets Reviewed by Neville Cohn on the 24th July 2014 in the West Australian 4.5 stars LUTOSLAWSKI Subito//SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Quintet//DVORÁK Piano Quintet in A, Op.81 Violin Satu Vänskä//Violin Rebecca Chan//Viola Christopher Moore//Cello Timo-Veikko Valve//Piano Paavali Jumppanen Perth Concert Hall A fine Finn – Paavali Jumppanen – at …

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Pride and Prejudice – We neither of us perform to strangers

pride and prejudice - we neither of us perform to strangers

It’s nice to dive in and start learning, obsessing, over things. My re-encounter with Pride and Prejudice is one such thing. I love the book, and I love the BBC adaptation (separately, differently, equally). I wouldn’t consider myself a soppy romantic, and certainly not one inclined to fixate upon a fictional character, but it is …

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