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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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Hendrik Vestmann Head shot of man Music: Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5
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Music: Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5

22 May 2019

4 July @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · Grief, joy and triumph. Estonian-born Hendrik Vestmann makes his WASO debut with…

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Nicholas Carter Man smiling with chin resting on hand Music: Romantic Rachmaninov
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Music: Romantic Rachmaninov

21 May 2019

30 May @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · From brooding mystery to wild energy. Prompted by his exile from Russia…

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Vadim Gluzman Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto Man playing violin Music: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto
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Music: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

21 May 2019

20, 21 & 22 June @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · Asher Fisch leads a trio of richly melodic works.…

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Andreas Ottensamer Man holding clarinet Musical juxtapositions
Review

Musical juxtapositions

6 May 2019

Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra ‘Mozart Clarinet Concerto’ ⋅ Perth Concert Hall, May 3 ⋅ Review by Sandra Bowdler ⋅ There are combinations of composers from different musical eras…

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The Rusty Orchestra Aerial view of an orchestra Music: The Rusty Orchestra
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Music: The Rusty Orchestra

19 April 2019

16 June @ Perth Concert Hall · Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra · Active community musicians aged 25+ years from all over Western Australia sit…

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Concert Magic at the movies
Review

Magic at the movies

1 April 2019

Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ⋅ Perth Convention Centre, March 29 ⋅ Review by Kevin Runions ⋅ It felt a little odd…

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Kids have a go at Jazz for Juniors Kids Autumn Gig Guide
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Kids Autumn Gig Guide

26 March 2019

As we approach the school holidays the arts scene is cranking up for kids. The West Australian Symphony Orchestra is offering two movie screenings with live…

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