Monthly Archives: September 2013

  1. The Swans that got away – introducing Sue Breedon and Jo Trevathan

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    September 23, 2013 by wandalusst

    TTFO belatedly introduces Sue Breedon. Sue is one third of our Eternal Verities, and her supreme harmonies, in company with …
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  2. A rehearsal with a public audience – reflection by guest blogger, ANU researcher Bec Clifford

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    September 20, 2013 by wandalusst

    (Pictured: Peta Williams, composer, at the keyboard, with Musical Con-Sorts, Stefanie on violin, Shani on viola, and Fiona on cello.) …
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  3. Band aid!

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    September 19, 2013 by wandalusst

    Last weekend’s intensive also saw our first dabblings in the broader musical palette of the work, with assistance from bassists …
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  4. Winging it

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    September 17, 2013 by wandalusst

    Apologies to the individual Swansingers for rendering you “unfocused” in this photo, but just have to share with the wider …
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  5. Scene from a Swansong

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    September 16, 2013 by wandalusst

    As The Weaver looks on, The Child receives the gift of song from Verity and the Eternal Verities.

  6. Did it fly?

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    September 16, 2013 by wandalusst

    Indeed it did, and thank you for asking. More evidence to follow, but meantime, caught swanning about after the showcase …
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  7. Verified!

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    September 15, 2013 by wandalusst

    It’s a glorious Melbourne day for a Swansong, and we are just about good to go. In this photo from …
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  8. Sing it, singer Rosie!

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    September 14, 2013 by wandalusst

    This morning we begin our intensive workshop. First singers in the room today will be Lisa Maza, as The Weaver, …
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  9. Blues-tones

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    September 13, 2013 by wandalusst

    Picture our collective excitement as we pitched up at The Bluestone Church last night with our composer, Peta Williams, here …
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  10. Swanderful

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    September 12, 2013 by wandalusst

    Swan focus? Tonight we start the creative development of our community oratorio, Swansong!!!The Musical!!!  We will bring you some behind-the-scenes …
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