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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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WASO – Glorious Baroque

The First of WASO’s chamber music concerts for 2014 – this season featuring Shaun Lee-Chen (violin) and Andrew Nicholson (flute), and directed by Paul Dyer. Handel (Concerto grosso HWV 317) – Brescianello (Violin Concerto No.4 & Chaconne in A major) – Telemann (Flute Concerto in E minor) – Handel (Concerto HWV 310: Passacaglia) – Geminiani …

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REVIEW: Asher Fisch Conducts & Plays Mozart (WASO) – by Willian Yeoman

asher fisch mozart

Reviewed by William Yeoman on the 21st March 2014 (concert 7th March) for Limelight Magazine An auspicious start to WASO’s 2014 season and Fisch’s tenure as Principal Conductor. In an auspicious start to WASO’s 2014 season and his tenure as the orchestra’s Principal Conductor, Israeli-born Asher Fisch presided over an intimate, chamber-like account of Mozart’s …

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WASO – The Big Sing 2014

This Free community event is for every singer (all ages and abilities welcome) to have the opportunity to sing with the WASO Chorus. They’ll be singing repertoire from around the world – ranging from Vivaldi to Dan Walker to traditional Noongar. To participate in the big sing call WASO on 9326 0000. Music TRADITIONAL Noongar Welcome …

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