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  • Bold new ‘Fidelio’ soars
    Review

    Bold new ‘Fidelio’ soars

    29 February 2020

    Rosalind Appleby finds the contemporary themes of Alison Croggon’s new libretto sit comfortably in Beethoven’s opera, Fidelio.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesPerth Festival
  • Asher Fisch conducts the West Australian Symphony Orchestra Fisch comes full circle
    Review

    Fisch comes full circle

    1 December 2019

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Verdi’s Requiem ⋅
    Perth Concert Hall, 29 November ⋅
    Review by Rosalind Appleby ⋅

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    Reading time • 3 minutesMusic
  • WASO's affable principal conductor Asher Fisch. Photo Rebecca Mansell A smiling conductor directs the orchestra from the podium Fascinating musical exposé
    Review

    Fascinating musical exposé

    25 November 2019

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, ‘The Art of Orchestration’ ⋅ Perth Concert Hall, November 23 ⋅ Review by Leon Levy ⋅ As audiences for the traditional concert format age…

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    Reading time • 4 minutesMusic
  • WASO’s 2020 vision
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    WASO’s 2020 vision

    27 August 2019

    The West Australian Symphony Orchestra have launched their 2020 program. On the eve of their program launch Rosalind Appleby caught up with principal conductor Asher Fisch…

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  • Asher Fisch A man conducts with both arms raised and an animated smile The sound of the symphony
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    The sound of the symphony

    25 June 2019

    Whether you’re curious, fearful or an expert on classical music, Asher Fisch has the perfect concert for you. The principal conductor of the WA Symphony Orchestra…

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  • Good times ahead
    Review

    Good times ahead

    16 March 2019

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, ‘Symphony No 40’ ⋅ Perth Concert Hall, March 15 ⋅ Review: Rosalind Appleby ⋅ As the summer festival season fades into the background local…

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    Reading time • 3 minutesMusic
  • Asher Fisch conducts the WA Symphony Orchestra. Picture supplied. Beyond the bombast
    Review

    Beyond the bombast

    20 November 2018

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, “Grieg’s Piano Concerto and Dvořák’s New World” ⋅ Perth Concert Hall, November 16 ⋅ Review by Jonathan W. Marshall ⋅ Australian…

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    Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
  • Cedric Tiberghien Plays Rachmaninov 3 Stepping outside the box
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    Stepping outside the box

    31 August 2018

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, ‘Cédric Tiberghien Plays Rachmaninov 3’ · Perth Concert Hall, 25 August · Review by Tiffany Ha · Sergei Rachmaninov’s third piano…

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