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  • Audience review: Blossom and Grow - Samantha Prendergast

    11:30pm Sunday, 17 March 2013
    Published in General Audience reviews
    Elder Hall, Adelaide University - 17 February 2013
  • Audience review: Blossom and Grow - Sue Liu

    1:14am Friday, 8 March 2013
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    City Recital Hall, Angel Place, Sydney - 19 February 2013
  • Audience review: Blossom and Grow - Chris Wong

    12:40am Friday, 8 March 2013
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    Federation Square, 20 February 2013
  • 2013 Season Announcement

    11:03am Thursday, 20 September 2012
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    Selby & Friends is proud to announce the details of the 2013 Concert Season
  • Q&A with Julian Smiles

    12:00am Wednesday, 11 April 2012
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    *You have been playing chamber music for most of your professional life – what is it about the genre that draws you to it?* It has the perfect balance of achieving a convincing performance through teamwork, while still allowing a high degree of individual artistic input. Every note you play is heard and must have a...
  • Friends and Admirers

    12:00am Wednesday, 4 April 2012
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    * MEDIA RELEASE: APRIL 2012 – for immediate release* *Friends and Admirers* [http://selbyandfriends.com.au/blog/?attachment_id=63] Selby & Friends received rave critical and audience reviews after our 2012 season opener, capped off with a live national broadcast over ABC Classic FM. Our next tour, Friends and Admirers, celebrates that rare kind of musical friendship formed between great artists...
  • Another wonderful review for the Ghost tour!

    12:00am Monday, 26 March 2012
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    Trio harness power of understatement Reviewed by Harriet Cunningham March 24, 2012 Reviewer rating: Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Reader rating: Rating: 3 out of 5 stars(7 votes) *SELBY AND FRIENDS* *City Recital Hall, March 22* KATHRYN SELBY’S concert series has always been a treasure trove of interesting repertoire and artists. For her first tour this year one...
  • The Australian calls S&F performance "superlative"!

    12:00am Monday, 26 March 2012
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    Pianist Kathryn Selby in Sydney. Picture: Jane Dempster Source: The Australian *MUSIC* Selby and Friends. Elder Hall, Adelaide, March 18. *THE dividends of friendship are manifold in Selby and Friends’ first concert for the year. Pianist Kathryn Selby has brought together musicians of exceptional calibre who clearly love playing together.* Born in New York of Australian parentage, Clancy...
  • Here's something special for Schubert lovers!

    12:00am Thursday, 15 March 2012
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    http://www.classical-music.com/news/radio-3-mark-schubert-anniversary-200-hours-devoted-composer  
  • Video Chat with Clancy Newman

    12:00am Monday, 5 March 2012
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    Gallery We recently sat down for a quick chat with Clancy Newman in the lead up to our first tour, A Ghost at the cafe. Simply click the link below to view the video on YouTube Interview with Clancy Newman
  • Q&A with Clancy Newman

    12:00am Wednesday, 22 February 2012
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    [http://selbyandfriends.com.au/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Newman-photo-bemused.jpg] *You have been living in the US for many years now but return to Australia each February. Why is that?* When I was a young child growing up in America, I had an Australian accent (my year one teacher called me “Vegemite”) because both of my parents were Australian.  As I grew older, alas, I...
  • Q&A with Sophie Rowell

    12:00am Wednesday, 22 February 2012
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    [http://selbyandfriends.com.au/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/sophie46-2.jpg] *You are considered one of Australia’s most experienced string quartet leaders. What has prompted you to leave this medium and branch out in other areas at this time? * I was drawn to playing quartets by the sonority and homogeneity of the 4 voices and spent 12 wonderful years ensconced in that world. They say...