From James Bond to Beethoven, Willoughby Symphony Orchestra's 2024 season proves that musical diamonds do last forever.
Few composers are as highly regarded in the distinct musical genres of film and the concert hall as Erich Wolfgang Korngold. Nicholas Milton explains why.
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This month’s performance highlights from ABC Classic, independent radio and streaming.
Composer Klearhos Murphy will pay tribute to the victims and survivors of the Greek Civil War in his prize-winning new work.
From purchasing a few bars of music to making a multi-million-dollar donation, we explore the different ways that philanthropy can help transform our cultural life.
With a world premiere work from Daniel Rojas, the season welcomes Sam Weller, Rosa Donata Milton and Avan Yu for six programs brimming with audience favourites and grand masterworks.
The young Australian clarinettist talks about his incredible victory and his upcoming performance with the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra of his commission for Alice Chance.
Tenor Nathan Bryon has won the prestigious Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship, with baritone Jeremy Boulton placing second and soprano Anna Stephens coming third.
This pocket-sized production was an ideal introduction to opera for the young, for opera neophytes and for those who seek an edited experience.
Alice Chance and Joseph Newton discuss getting an aerial makeover with the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra in Chatswood.
The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra, Pinchgut Opera, Four Winds and the Omega Ensemble are among the organisations chosen for funding by Arts Minister Don Harwin.
Composer-in-Residence Alice Chance will write a brand new clarinet concerto for Oliver Shermacher in WSO’s 2020 season.