The case of Vivaldi’s final act

The case of Vivaldi’s final act

As co-founder and artistic director of Pinchgut Opera, Erin Helyard wears many hats: conductor, theatrical impresario, keyboard virtuoso, musical scholar … However, for Pinchgut’s latest  production Helyard was obliged to hone his investigative skills and don a metaphorical deerstalker. Call this The…

Apple Said to Prep AR Headset for 2022

Apple Said to Prep AR Headset for 2022

Apple’s augmented reality (AR) headset won’t be arriving on store shelves until at least 2022, according to a new The Information report. The iPhone maker reportedly updated a large number of employees about the project last month, filling the spacious Steve Jobs…

Bryn Terfel astounds with a rare display of power

Bryn Terfel astounds with a rare display of power

OPERABryn Terfel in concert ★★★★½Opera Australia, Hamer Hall, November 10 Bryn Terfel is every opera fan’s favourite something. Their favourite Figaro, Scarpia, Wotan, Hans Sachs, Falstaff, Sweeney Todd – everything that voice touches turns to molten gold. The Welsh bass-baritone is one…