• A man in a suit crouches over a piano keyboard, behind him are orchestral musicians Orchestra presents a mixed bill

    Orchestra presents a mixed bill

    30 November 2020

    Beethoven has lost his swagger but Brahms shines even brighter. Leon Levy reviews the West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s final mainstage concert for 2020.

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  • Bold new ‘Fidelio’ soars

    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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  • Two photos: a Noongar woman at a podium, a man in a garden with a cello The heart of collaboration

    The heart of collaboration

    4 February 2020

    In a chat with Roma Yibiyung Winmar and Iain Grandage, Rosalind Appleby discovers Perth Festival’s beating heart.

    Reading time • 8 minutes
  • Composer stands next to performer holding her cor anglais Pomp and gloom

    Pomp and gloom

    17 October 2019

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, ‘Beethoven’s Eroica’ ⋅
    Perth Concert Hall, October 11 ⋅
    Review by Varnya Bromilow ⋅

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  • Old made new

    Old made new

    16 April 2019

    West Australian Academy of Performing Arts: “Beethoven: Moonlight and Pathétique” ⋅ Richard Gill Auditorium, April 12 ⋅ Review by Sandra Bowdler ⋅ Charisma is a slippery thing, impossible to define, …

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Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio