Throughout my life I must have had thousands of music lessons. The money….I suppose at first it was my father’s money, but later on it was my own. Viola lessons, violin lessons, flute lessons, singing lessons, but the greatest number of lessons by far were piano lessons.
Great Southern Spirits is a composition by Australian composer Steven Leek. It is in four movements: Wirindji, Mulga, Kondalilla and Uluru.
You all know the story of Lorelei, who lures sailors to death with her beautiful song. But what happens if Lorelei realises she’s been conned? Continue reading Lorelei
What is a child prodigy? Here’s another stab at it. It’s a means to another’s end. Oh, they wish you well, wish the very best for you, but there is a price to pay and the price is you. (172)
Continue reading Min Kym: Gone
The first performance of Ross Edwards’ Dawn Mantras was given on the sails of the Sydney Opera House at dawn on January 1st 2000.
Start your new year by listening to it at dawn by the sea or on a mountain.
And/or…. follow this Icelandic Christmas Eve suggesstion sent to us by one of our spotters, who knows what we like:
If you’ve never heard of Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, now’s your chance to get acquainted.