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June 25, 2018

Rainbow Vomit: Break free of your technological bubble

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  MLIVE presents a dance spectacular Rainbow Vomit! Performed by the critically acclaimed contemporary dance company Dance North Australia, Rainbow Vomit is an immersive contemporary dance show created for young …

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June 1, 2018

Andrea Lam on the most valuable advice she received in music school

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Born in Sydney, and now residing in the thumping cosmopolitan heart of New York City, pianist, recitalist and chamber musician Andrea Lam made her orchestral debut with the Sydney Symphony …

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May 29, 2018

Modern day renaissance man: Stephen Hough

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Named by The Economist as as one of the world’s top 20 polymaths, British pianist Stephen Hough’s artistic practice is not bound by form. An accomplished pianist, composer, poet, painter …

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May 28, 2018

Maria Mercedes on the highs and lows of acting

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One of Australia’s most adored screen and stage actors, Melbourne-based Maria Mercedes is drawn to characters she wouldn’t ordinarily know or understand. For her leading role in Taxithi – An …

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May 10, 2018

Living histories with Taxithi’s Helen Yotis Patterson

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Born to Greek immigrants, Helen Yotis Patterson is a Melbourne-based writer and performer whose childhood was furnished with the honest and impassioned stories of her late grandmother’s life in Greece …

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April 26, 2018

Creating compassion through music with Lior Attar

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Since garnering national adoration in 2005 for his pure and heartfelt debut album Autumn Flow, Israeli Australian singer-songwriter Lior Attar (known as Lior) has been keeping busy. In 2013 the …

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April 16, 2018

New music for electronics and piano with Gabriella Smart

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Inspired by the historical narratives of seven colonial pianos that still exist in various locations across Australia today, Gabriella Smart’s ‘Of Broken Trees and Elephant Ivories’ is comprised of commissioned …

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April 12, 2018

A career of composition with George Dreyfus

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Rows of hardback books, notated film scores and family photographs line the walls of George Dreyfus’s living room. One of Australia’s most prolific film and television composers, it may be …

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March 28, 2018

New perspectives on jazz with Paul Grabowsky

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One of the most refreshing elements of contemporary jazz practice is the way it has become less concerned with adhering to narrow stylistic conventions and more about the open embrace …

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