Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg Cream of the crop 2019
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Cream of the crop 2019

13 December 2019

Which shows were Seesaw writers’ favourites this year? What were the highlights and lowlights for the arts in WA? And which artists will our contributors be looking out for in 2020? As 2019 draws to a close, Seesaw writers reflect on the year that was and the year that will be.

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Asher Fisch conducts the West Australian Symphony Orchestra Fisch comes full circle
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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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WASO's affable principal conductor Asher Fisch. Photo Rebecca Mansell A smiling conductor directs the orchestra from the podium Fascinating musical exposé
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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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Ben Folds with WASO Man carrying cartoon image of the top of a grand piano Music: Ben Folds with WASO
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Music: Ben Folds with WASO

25 November 2019

16 & 17 March @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · One of the major music influencers of his generation, piano…

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WASO's Summer Classics Pink and red background with white image of brass instrument Music: WASO’s Summer Classics
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Music: WASO’s Summer Classics

20 November 2019

31 Jan & 2 Feb @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · You can smell the coconut oil, taste the salty…

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Verdi Requiem View of orchestra and chorus Music: Verdi’s Requiem
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Music: Verdi’s Requiem

12 November 2019

29 & 30 November @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra Operatic in its earth-shaking intensity, Verdi’s great sacred masterpiece is staggeringly…

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Christmas Symphony Orchestra playing outdoors Music: Lotterywest Christmas Symphony
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Music: Lotterywest Christmas Symphony

12 November 2019

14 December @ Langley Park · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · Following the success of last year’s inaugural Christmas Symphony which drew a crowd…

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EChO Kids Concert Kwinana Child playing xylophone Music: EChO Kids’ Concerts in Kwinana
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Music: EChO Kids’ Concerts in Kwinana

30 October 2019

12 November @ Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre, Kwinana · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · After a booked out performance in 2018, we…

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Hooray for Hollywood Black and white image of Hollywood film star in 1920s style Music: Hooray For Hollywood
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Music: Hooray For Hollywood

28 October 2019

6 December @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · Play it again, Sam. For old times’ sake. Welcome to your essential…

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