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Music chases away the Winter chill - Winter Concert MHS/Mac.Rob

Every year the Winter Concert shines brightly through the chill of Winter, and this year it seemed that musical standards were once again transcended by the talent and hard work of students from both Mac.Robertson and Melbourne High School, supported by the equally talented and hard working music staff. 541 more words

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Frocks away

Another serve of delicious salted caramel ice-cream on Sunday night at the Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship (formerly the Sun Aria Awards) in the Concourse at Chatswood. 645 more words


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conductor: *stops conducting*


omw, this made me laugh xD repost from @classical-crap


Senior Ensembles Spring Concert, Washington Middle School, Seattle

On 14 June, the Senior Ensembles Spring Concert by Washington Middle School (WMS) drew an enthusiastic, standing-room only crowd at the Quincy Jones Performance Center at Garfield High School in Seattle.  443 more words


The National Youth Orchestra of Wales is 70 years old today.

Happy Birthday to the oldest National Youth Orchestra in the world!!! Yes the National Youth Orchestra of Wales (affectionately known to its Alumni as “The Nash”) was formed 70 years ago today and since then, thousands of young musicians have come through its ranks and gone on to forge hugely successful careers in the music industry, both here and all over the world. 274 more words


Suffering for your art - why are so many artists experiencing mental health problems?

A recent study found that 60% of musicians have some sort of mental illness. It’s impossible to say whether the pressured environment causes problems, or the types of people prone to issues are drawn to creative outlets, although I believe in the latter. 1,070 more words

What I've been listening to this week...

After my wedding back in May, my wife and I decided to take a short honeymoon to Disneyland, Paris. Now, for those of you who’ve read my work, you may think this a little odd in the light of the tone of most of my work but, in actual fact, my work is probably the only real outlet I have for any dark and gloomy thoughts. 352 more words