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The Untold History of Tasmanian Jazz

Simon Petty · November 26, 2014

In recent musicological research there has been a focus on divergent and idiosyncratic music cultures. In the context of Australian jazz history, Tasmania stands out as particularly significant. For years, its jazz history has long been…

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More Australians Attend Live Music than Live Sport

November 27, 2014

Despite our national reputation for obsessing over sport, a recent poll demonstrates that we’re more likely to attend a live concert than a live game. Conducted by Roy…

Demolition, Protests at Melbourne’s Palace Theatre

November 26, 2014

Developers Jinshan Investments commenced interior demolition of Melbourne’s Palace Theatre last week, despite the fact that the City of Melbourne had yet to deliver…

Management agency Diva Management makes its debut

November 26, 2014

Australia has a new classical music management agency, Diva Management. Founded by Alex …

Simon Rattle to conduct Australian World Orchestra in 2015

November 26, 2014

Since its formation in 2011, the Australian World Orchestra keeps reeling in some of the world’s…

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