Under the artistic direction of Kathryn Stott, the Australian Festival of Chamber Music presents more than 30 musicians from around the world
There are 25 concerts and five special events, including the hugely popular morning conversations, twilight concerts, full-length evening concerts, as well as a magical concert on the beach of Orpheus Island and one on Magnetic Island. Masterclasses also form part of the program.
Now well established as one of the two
annual festivals in the Four Winds’ year long program, the Easter festival in
Bermagui and surrounds this year gave patrons a delicious musical feast.
Living Arts Canberra attended as media guests the full day program in the sound shell on Saturday and the half day on Sunday. We sincerely thank the Four Winds for their generous hosting, fine organisation and inspired programming.
Listen to Barbie’s interviews with Executive Director of Four Winds David Francis, composer/pianist Elena Kats-Chernin, and pianist/conductor Stefan Vladar. We’ll shortly also have interviews with Artistic Director James Crabbe with scholarship holder Nyah Cockle, and lutenist Jakob Lindberg.
Tuggeranong Arts Centre until 27 April 2019 Mon to Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am-4pm
Hugo Toro was the 2018 recipient of an award for a CIT diploma of Visual Art graduate collection. In Two Worlds he has reworked some of his originals in Photoshop, then printed them to canvas and added a new layer with paint.
Palace Electric Cinema from 17 April to 8 May 2019 and nationally 16 April to 26 May 2019
The 22nd edition of the Spanish Film Festival will be enriched by the Cine Latino Film Festival sidebar, formerly a separate event in November. The program includes 32 films with offerings across genres and Spanish speaking countries.
Belconnen Community Gallery 9-26 April 2019,Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm
Responding to the theme of The Land and the Sky, participants in the term one Bungee after-school and in-school expressive art classes present an exhibition of works in a variety of media such as photography, printmaking, weaving, painting, felting and sculpture.
Under the direction of talented and
ebullient local musician Chrissie Shaw and Parkinsons ACT invites people with
Parkinsons, their carers and supporters to a new singing experience. No singing
or musical experience is necessary to join.
The Song Company In collaboration with Christopher Watson and the Choir of Trinity College, Melbourne – Arvo Pärt: Passio 12- April – 7.30pm St Andrew’s, Brighton 13 April -– 2pm Trinity College Chapel, Parkville, Melbourne Running-time: approximately 75 minutes (no interval)
If you are in Melbourne in the
week leading up to Easter, you have the rare opportunity to enjoy The Song
Company and the Choir of Trinity College.
We attended the full day program on Saturday 23 March (at our own expense) of this wonderful small festival. I use the word ‘small’ In a complimentary way – the festival is just the right size and pace for human beings to enjoy.
What Remains by Michelle Day is an exhibition of two installations that capture fragments of Day’s real and imagined sensory experience of human presence in vacated spaces: what remains of a person when they leave a room.
The Indigenous Literacy
Foundation is a not-for-profit charity that has gifted over 350,000 culturally appropriate books to more than 280
remote Indigenous communities and service organisations across Australia. Through
the 2019 Great Book Swap program, the Indigenous Literacy
Foundation (ILF) aims to raise $350,000 to gift 35,000 new books for Indigenous