Sweet Mona's The Big Sing
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Sweet Mona's The Big Sing

ABC September 16, 2010

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Ballarat's Sweet Mona's Choir was initially formed in 1996 by Verity Higgins as a student choir to teach singing as an approach to teaching voice skills in a performing arts ...

Ballarat's Sweet Mona's Choir was initially formed in 1996 by Verity Higgins as a student choir to teach singing as an approach to teaching voice skills in a performing arts course. Today the Sweet Mona's Choir is one of Victoria's leading and most renowned community choirs and has become an embodiment of the remarkable power of community art.

Anton And The Piano
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Anton And The Piano

SBS October 9, 2010

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The journey from the mundane to the sublime is exquisitely captured in this intimate portrait of celebrated pianist Anton Kuerti.

The journey from the mundane to the sublime is exquisitely captured in this intimate portrait of celebrated pianist Anton Kuerti.

Firebird And Other Legends
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Firebird And Other Legends

STUDIO October 10, 2010

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A celebration of three timeless ballets - Firebird, Petrouchka, and Les Sylphides - performed by The Australian Ballet at the Sydney Opera House. Hosted by Jennifer Byrne and ...

A celebration of three timeless ballets - Firebird, Petrouchka, and Les Sylphides - performed by The Australian Ballet at the Sydney Opera House. Hosted by Jennifer Byrne and Chris Taylor, Firebird and other legends features choreographer, Graeme Murphy's brand-new interpretation of Firebird, plus two of Mikhail Fokine's best-known works, the sublime Les Sylphides and the vibrant ballet classic Petrouchka.

Steve Reich: Phase To Face
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Steve Reich: Phase To Face

SBS October 16, 2010

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French filmmaker Eric Darmon profiles composer Steve Reich, and examines the process and development of Reich's unique rhythmic style, and even captures the composer on the ...

French filmmaker Eric Darmon profiles composer Steve Reich, and examines the process and development of Reich's unique rhythmic style, and even captures the composer on the morning he learns of his having won the 2009 Pulitzer Prize in Music for the piece Double Sextet.

The Whirlwind Of Your Passion
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The Whirlwind Of Your Passion

SBS October 16, 2010

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Philanthropist James Fleck's own passion takes flight, with a little help from some of Canada's most prominent artists, including cellist Shauna Rolston, Shakespearean actor ...

Philanthropist James Fleck's own passion takes flight, with a little help from some of Canada's most prominent artists, including cellist Shauna Rolston, Shakespearean actor Albert Schultz, and prima ballerina Karen Kain. Under their expert guidance, Fleck gets to experience the tremendous sense of exultation that comes from playing Bach or mastering the waltz.

The Royal Ballet In Cuba
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The Royal Ballet In Cuba

SBS October 16, 2010

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Award-winning filmmakers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt - aka The Ballet Boyz - join The Royal Ballet as they embark on a historic tour to Cuba. It's the first time a major ...

Award-winning filmmakers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt - aka The Ballet Boyz - join The Royal Ballet as they embark on a historic tour to Cuba. It's the first time a major international ballet company has visited Cuba since the revolution and coincides with its 50th anniversary.

Katherine Jenkins In The Park
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Katherine Jenkins In The Park

SBS October 24, 2010

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Set against the stunning scenery of Margam Park, Swansea, Welsh soprano Katherine Jenkins performs a selection of popular songs as well as Welsh traditional tunes to an ...

Set against the stunning scenery of Margam Park, Swansea, Welsh soprano Katherine Jenkins performs a selection of popular songs as well as Welsh traditional tunes to an audience of thousands. Her guests include tenor Juan Diego Florez and singer Paul Potts.

Composer Tunes
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Composer Tunes: Johann Sebastian Bach - Waves

ABC November 28, 2010

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A short biographical film on composer Johann Sebastian Bach.

A short biographical film on composer Johann Sebastian Bach.

Schools Spectacular 2010
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Schools Spectacular 2010

ABC December 12, 2010

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The world's biggest youth variety extravaganza, the Schools Spectacular, is celebrating its 27th year. ABC3's Kayne and Amberley join forces with John Foreman to bring you all ...

The world's biggest youth variety extravaganza, the Schools Spectacular, is celebrating its 27th year. ABC3's Kayne and Amberley join forces with John Foreman to bring you all the colour and excitement.

Patrizio Buanne
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Patrizio Buanne

SBS December 12, 2010

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Italian-born, Vienna-raised singer Patrizio Buanne recorded live in concert at the Colosseum in Rome. The show features many popular Italian songs such as Na Sera E Maggio, ...

Italian-born, Vienna-raised singer Patrizio Buanne recorded live in concert at the Colosseum in Rome. The show features many popular Italian songs such as Na Sera E Maggio, L'Italiano, Il Mondo, Amore Scusami, and old classics such as Na Sera E Maggio, Luna In Mezz'O Mare and Volare.

Composer Tunes
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Composer Tunes: Frederic Chopin - Between Poland And Paris

ABC December 12, 2010

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A short biographical film on composer Frederic Chopin.

A short biographical film on composer Frederic Chopin.

Following Fryderyk Chopin
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Following Fryderyk Chopin

SBS December 25, 2010

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2010 marked the 200th anniversary the bicentenary of the great composer Chopin's birth and in a fitting celebration the SBS Youth Orchestra presents a very special tribute to ...

2010 marked the 200th anniversary the bicentenary of the great composer Chopin's birth and in a fitting celebration the SBS Youth Orchestra presents a very special tribute to both Chopin's work and his far-reaching influence on music and musicians.

Ode To A Requiem
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Ode To A Requiem

ABC January 9, 2011

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An investigation into the history of Mozart's Requiem, a work that was unfinished when the composer died.

An investigation into the history of Mozart's Requiem, a work that was unfinished when the composer died.

Mighty Uke
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Mighty Uke

ABC January 9, 2011

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There's a revolution going on, a ukelele revolution! In countries all over the world people are taking up the ukelele and having great fun doing it. It may have been ...

There's a revolution going on, a ukelele revolution! In countries all over the world people are taking up the ukelele and having great fun doing it. It may have been popularised in Hawaii but it's now conquering the world.

John O'Conors Beethoven Boot Camp
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John O'Conors Beethoven Boot Camp

ABC2 January 9, 2011

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Internationally acclaimed Irish concert pianist John O'Conor is in Positano, on Italy's beautiful rugged Amalfi coast holding a masterclass. He wants to pass on the passion ...

Internationally acclaimed Irish concert pianist John O'Conor is in Positano, on Italy's beautiful rugged Amalfi coast holding a masterclass. He wants to pass on the passion and power of Beethoven's music to the next generation of musicians.

Rocksteady: The Roots Of Reggae
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Rocksteady: The Roots Of Reggae

ABC January 16, 2011

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A musical journey to Jamaica's Golden Age of music, Rocksteady. The film features the music and stories of the legendary singers and musicians of the Rocksteady era.

A musical journey to Jamaica's Golden Age of music, Rocksteady. The film features the music and stories of the legendary singers and musicians of the Rocksteady era.

Baroque Academy
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Baroque Academy

Episode 1 SBS February 12, 2011

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Master of Baroque music William Christie auditions young singers for his Baroque music academy, Le Jardin des Voix, an off-shoot of his world-famous ensemble Les Arts Florissants.

Master of Baroque music William Christie auditions young singers for his Baroque music academy, Le Jardin des Voix, an off-shoot of his world-famous ensemble Les Arts Florissants.

Baroque Academy
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Baroque Academy

Episode 2 SBS February 19, 2011

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The ten successful young singers spend three weeks in the Theatre de Caen, home of Les Arts Florissants.

The ten successful young singers spend three weeks in the Theatre de Caen, home of Les Arts Florissants.