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National Easter Viol School, Brisbane 2013

I felt priviledged to spend the Easter long weekend tutoring at the National Easter Viol School, held in the beautiful tranquil surroundings of the School of Music, University of Queensland. Participants of all ages, from as far afield as Adelaide … Continue reading

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Seasonal Music

Since Hot Cross Buns are already appearing in the shops, I guess it’s not too soon to discuss some Easter performances in 2013. In an earlier post I mentioned that performances of the great seasonal baroque masterpieces were few and … Continue reading

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Der Tod Jesu – 1st Australian performance

It’s exciting to be part of the first orchestral performance of C.H. Graun’s “Der Tod Jesu” in Australia. Having played in, and listened to many performances of JS Bach’s passions, it is refreshing to hear Graun’s setting. At times the … Continue reading

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