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Lieven Bertels: reflections on festivals, opera and orchestras

Graham Strahle · April 27, 2015

Lieven Bertels, Sydney Festival artistic director

It is not often that one catches a festival director talking candidly and freely about what it’s like to run a festival. Lieven Bertels, artistic director now of three Sydney Festivals,…


Australia’s Copyright Industries now 4th biggest in economy

April 28, 2015

The Australian Copyright Council (ACC) released their fourth report on the Economic Contribution of Australian Copyright Industries 2002-2014. Commissioned from…

Community Music Victoria and Urban Lyrebirds Join Forces for Sing English Project

April 28, 2015

Community Music Victoria has joined forces with Urban Lyrebirds to establish ‘Sing English’, a professional development program for teachers of EAL (English as…

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The Boite Invites Vocalists to Join a Georgian Mixed Choir

April 28, 2015

The Boite has invited vocalists of varied levels to join a Georgian mixed choir. The group …

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Smith’s Alternative to Re-Open Under New Owner

April 28, 2015

Smith’s Alternative went into liquidation last month, with co-owner Domenic Mico blaming…

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