In order to get more accurate results, our search has the following Google-Type search functionality:
If you use '+' in front of a word, then that word will be present in the search results.
ex: Harry +Potter will return results with the word 'Potter'.
If you use '-' in front of a word, then that word will be absent in the search results.
ex: Harry -Potter will return results without the word 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between two words, then both of those words will be present in the search results.
ex: Harry AND Potter will return results with both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'OR' between two words, then bth of those words may or may not be present in the search results.
ex: Harry OR Potter will return results with just 'Harry', results with just 'Potter' and results with both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, then that word will be absent in the search results.
ex: Harry NOT Potter will return results without the word 'Potter'.
Placing '""' around words will perform a phrase search. The search results will contain those words in that order.
ex: "Harry Potter" will return any results with 'Harry Potter' in them, but not 'Potter Harry'.
Using '*' in a word will perform a wildcard search. The '*' signifies any number of characters. Searches can not start with a wildcard.
ex: Pot*er will return results with words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er'. In this case, 'Potter' will be a match.
Cover story- Making a Splash- Australian-Mauritian soprano Stacey Alleaume, is a star in the making. We trace her rapid rise at Opera Australia as she makes her debut as Violetta in La Traviata for Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, performing in one of Australia's most spectacular outdoor venues.
Opus- Mozart composed his Piano Concerto No 9 when he was just 21. French pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet and British conductor Ben Gernon discuss the composition, which Alfred Einstein famously dubbed "Mozart's Eroica" as they prepare to perform it with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.
Feature- Music to Heal. Early in his career English violinist Hugh Ticciati suffered such tension that the resulting pain forced him to stop playing. Meditation, yoga and meditative music enabled his rehabilitation and allowed him to perform again. He discusses mindfulness, wellbeing and the restorative powers of music as he directs an emotionally charged program for the Australian Chamber Orchestra.
Article- Anna Karenina en pointe. Yuri Possokhov, who choreographed the controversial Nureyev for the Bolshoi, tells us about his epic, new ballet, Anna Karenina, based on Tolstoy's immortal novel, which The Australian Ballet performs for the first time this month.
Reviews- Romeo Castellucci's production of Mozart's Requiem at the Adelaide Festival; Beethoven's Fidelio in Concert at West Australian Symphony Orchestra; David Williamson's final new play Crunch Time at Sydney's Ensemble Theatre.
What's on- live performance and radio highlights for April 2020.