2019 Concert Season Reviews

 

The Australian Book Review, Concert Review by Michael Shmith 29/7/2019

“The Sibelius was magnificent… It was performed with measured assurance, and, from its start, an unerring feeling of inner strength and solidarity…”

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Canberra City News, Concert Review by Clinton White 27/7/2019

…the depth of sound was powerful but warm and rich, expansive but entirely enveloping.”

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Limelight, Concert Review by Tony Way 28/7/2019

Gathering together the best Australian instrumental players from around the globe, the Australian World Orchestra is now such a fixture in the musical life of our country…”

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The Sydney Morning Herald, Concert Review by Maxim Boon 8/7/2019

…a performance of monumental vision.”

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The Australian, Concert Review by Murray Black 2/8/2019

“…the group’s luscious colours and sinuous phrasing realised Brahms’s seemingly endless supply of exquisite melodies.”

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The Saturday Paper, Concert Review by Peter Craven 3/8/2019

“I felt in the presence of a massed talent under a top-notch conductor who could transfer feelings with great precision.”

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2019 Media Release and Press Kit

2019 Program Launch Media Release
2019 Program Launch Press Kit

2018 India Tour Launch – Media Kit

2018 India Tour Launch – Media Kit

2018 Maestro Riccardo Muti to conduct the AWO

AWO 2018 Muti | Australia Concert Series Launch_MR

2017 Simone Young AM to conduct Messiaen’s Turangalila Symphonie with the AWO & the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM)

AWO 2017 National Performances Media Release

2016 MEDIA KIT

AWO Fifth’s anniversary Concert Series

2016 Alexander Briger AO Media Release

AWO 2016 Media Release: Alexander Briger Australia Day Honour

2015 INDIA TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT

AWO 2015 INDIA TOUR MEDIA RELEASE

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT’S MEDIA RELEASE, 9 February 2015

2015 CONCERT SERIES MEDIA KIT

AWO 2015 MEDIA KIT

CD REVIEWS

Harriet Cunningham, Sydney Morning Herald – Review of AWO + Zubin Mehta Live Concert Recording, Stravinsky and Mahler

1/8/2014

John Weretka, The Music Trust – Review of AWO + Zubin Mehta Live Concert Recording, Stravinsky and Mahler
1/8/2014

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PDF download of Highlights from the 2013 Concert Reviews
31/12/2013

AWO 2013 Concert Reviews.pdf

MEDIA COVERAGE

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The Australian
31/07/2015
Concert Review by Murray Black
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The Australian
29/07/2015
Article by Matthew Westwood
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NEUELUXURY
11/05/2015
Article by Luke Slattery
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LIMELIGHT ARIA Classical Awards 2014 Announced
1/10/2014
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Sydney Morning Herald
07/10/2013
Reviewed by Peter McCallum
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Limelight
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Steve Moffatt
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The Age
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Clive O’Connell
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ArtsHub
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Heather Leviston
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BachTrack
04/10/2013
Reviewed by David Larkin
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Limelight
30/09/2013
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The Australian Jewish News
23/09/2013
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Sydney Morning Herald
21/09/2013
Reviewed by Susan Shineberg
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The Australian
13/07/2013
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The Australian
04/12/2012
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Australian Financial Review
01/12/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Katarina Kroslakova
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Limelight
11/2012
Superstars descend on Oz in 2013
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Melbourne Leader
08/10/2012
News Item and photo

The Age
06/10/2012
Insight feature interview with Alex Briger by Harriet Cunningham
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Sydney Morning Herald
03/10/2012
Arts Interview with Alex Briger By Harriet Cunningham
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Limelight Awards 2011
15/12/2011
Winners Revealed; the 2011 Limelight Awards
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The Wall Street Journal
19/09/2011
Review by Rebecca Thurlow
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The Australian
30/08/2011
Review by Matthew Westward
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TV/RADIO

Vision Australia Radio “Behind the Scenes”
08/10/2012 and 13/10/2012
Phone interview with Alex Briger by John Sheridan

Arts Alive
10/2012
Recording of media launch

Radio 2MBS Breakfast Program
07/10/2012
Pre record interview with Julie Simonds

Radio 3MBS Arts Beat
06/10/2012 and 13/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Carol Van Opstal

Radio National The Music Show
06/10/2012
Annoucement of concert

Radio National Breakfast
04/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Philip Clark
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ABC Classic FM Mornings
04/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Cristopher Lawrence
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Radio 774 Drive
03/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Rafael Epstein
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Sky News Business
25/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Peter Switzer
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ABC TV Breakfast
04/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger and Simon Oswell by Michael Roland and Beverley O’Connor

ONLINE

Readings.com.au
16/05/2014
Reviewed by Judi Mitchell
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Barry Walmsley
16/04/2014
Reviewed by Barry Walmsley
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Sydney Morning Herald
07/10/2013
Reviewed by Peter McCallum
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Limelight
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Steve Moffatt
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The Age
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Clive O’Connell
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ArtsHub
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Heather Leviston
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J-Wire
04/10/2013
Reviewed by Fraser Beath McEwing
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BachTrack
04/10/2013
Reviewed by David Larkin
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Limelight
30/09/2013
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The Australian Jewish News
23/09/2013
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Sydney Morning Herald
21/09/2013
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The Australian
13/07/2013
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Time Out Sydney
03/12/2012
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Artshub
04/10/2012
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Sydney Opera House
04/10/2012
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The Australian
04/10/2012
Reviewed by Eamonn Kelly
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Limelight
04/10/2012
Announcement by Melissa Lesnie
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Sounds Like Sydney
04/10/2012
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Arts Centre Melbourne
03/10/2012
E news listing
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The Age – Online
03/10/2012
Interview with Alex Briger by Harriet Cunningham
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2013 Season Press Kit
03/10/2012
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