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Freedman Classical

20 October 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm AEDT

Tickets: Adult $55 | Pensioners $49 | Full-time Student $35 | SIMA members $49 | Child Under 14 $30

“Classical music is a vital, pulsing and progressive art-form, thriving in the hands of these fierce young trail-blazers” – Sonja Lifschitz, pianist

The thrilling concert that decides the winner of the 2019 Freedman Classical Fellowship.

The nation-wide search for Australia’s most creative classical instrumentalist 30 years and under is over. In an exciting concert that demonstrates great diversity, innovation and agility, the three finalists compete live in concert for their chance to win the 17-year institution of Freedman Classical Fellowships.

The winner is decided after a thrilling performance from each finalist, with a special guest appearance from a previous Freedman Fellow while the judges deliberate.

The winner becomes the 2019 Freedman Classical Fellow, and is enabled take the next step in their career with a $20,000 cash prize.

Previous winners read like a Who’s Who of Australian art music, including Genevieve Lacy, William Barton, Joseph Tawadros and Claire Edwardes

Presented by SIMA and supported by The Freedman Foundation and The Music Trust.



Sydney Opera House: Utzon Room, Sydney
2 Macquarie Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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