Brisbane Festival Interview: Composer Robert Davidson talks about The Singing Politician

Taking the words out of our Prime Ministers’ mouths and merging them seamlessly together over of stirring music, The Singing Politician is the classical performance you didn’t know you wanted to see. From Menzies’ ‘Declaration of War’ to Whitlam’s ‘Well May We Say,’ and even a possible appearance from Donald Trump, Brisbane’s Topology and The Australian Voices have come together to create a powerful music performance unlike anything you’ve heard before.... Read More | Share it now!

Win a double pass to see The China National Symphony Orchestra in Sydney

The China National Symphony Orchestra will dazzle Australian music-lovers with a one-night-only performance at the iconic Sydney Opera House Concert Hall on Monday 23 October. Over 100 musicians make up this exceptional orchestra under the baton of the CNSO’s world-renowned chief conductor Maestro Li Xincao. The concert also features violinist Lü Siqing, the first Asian prizewinner of the Paganini Competition.... Read More | Share it now!

Review: Sydney Symphony Orchestra delivers thoroughly entertaining tribute to George Michael at the Sydney Opera House (Until 8th July)

When the Sydney Symphony Orchestra first planned a concert series based on the music of George Michael, it was envisioned as a celebration marking 30 years since the release of his first solo album, Faith. But in December last year, Michael’s name was added to the heartbreakingly long list of stellar artists that were lost in 2016. The SSO’s George Michael: Praying for Time was reworked as a memorial to the late star, and it is a moving and celebratory tribute.... Read More | Share it now!

Photo Gallery: Sydney Symphony Orchestra rehearses George Michael tribute concert with Diesel, David Campbell, Sam Sparro and more

The legend that is George Michael left us at the end of last year, and this week the Sydney Symphony Orchestra will be paying tribute with the Praying For Time concert at the Sydney Opera House. With guests that include Diesel, David Campbell, Sam Sparro, Brendan Maclean and Jade MacRae, performances run from today through to the 8th of July. Ahead of the first public performance, our own Nathan Atkins went along to capture the orchestra and their guests during rehearsals.... Read More | Share it now!