Month: August 2014

REVIEW Fisch and WASO breathe fresh life into Beethoven’s symphonies – Paul Hopwood

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Review of WASO’s Beethoven Festival Reviewed by Paul Hopwood on the 25th August 2014 in the Australian Perth Concert Hall Music Beethoven Festival West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Asher Fisch. Perth Concert Hall, August 22 and 23. THE Beethoven Festival — all nine symphonies over two weekends, with a host of associated lectures, panel discussions …

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REVIEW Beethoven Festival Opening Concert (WASO) – Will Yeoman

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A Review of the Opening concert of WASO’s Beethoven Festival Reviewed by Will Yeoman on the 25th August 2014 in Limelight Magazine Perth Concert Hall Fisch leads a powerful synthesis; seemingly both familiar and new. This year saw Israeli-born conductor Asher Fisch take up the position of Principal Conductor of the WA Symphony Orchestra – …

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The Young Performer Awards 2014 – Chamber round


The Chamber Round of the ABC Symphony Australia Young Performers Awards  finished on Friday – this year the finalists in the woodwind catagory are Kiran Phatak (flute), Catherine Gregory (flute), and Andrew Kawai (oboe) and whilst the winner is yet to be announced, ABC Classic FM have their recitals available for listening to on their website. …

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REVIEW UWA Artistry! Culmination, and VOSE 2014

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UWA School of Music presents Artistry! Culmination featuring the finalists of the VOSE Concerto Competition Friday 22nd August 2014, 7:30pm, Winthrop Hall Dukas La Peri//Dvorak Cello Concerto (mvt 1)//Nielsen Flute Concerto (mvt 1)//Barber Violin Concerto (mvt 1)//Sibelius Symphony No. 2 in D major Sophie Parkinson-Stewart (cello)// Jonty Coy (flute)// Eliza McCracken (violin)//Chris van Tuinen Conducting//UWA …

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[local] NEWS Winners of 2014 VOSE Concerto Competition announced

Following performances in the final round of the VOSE Concerto Competition, the winners were announced at the UWA School of Music Artistry! Concert on Friday 22nd August 2014. The Jury’s prize winner was Eliza McCracken who played the BArber Violin Concerto. 2014 Vose Memorial Prize winner – Eliza McCracken (Violin) 2014 People’s Choice Award winner …

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