Anna Goldsworthy is a pianist and writer. Her most recent books are Welcome to Your New Life and The Best Australian Essays 2017 (as editor). Her most recent album is Beethoven Piano Trios.
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The Sydney Symphony’s Mahler Cycle
The ANAM Piano Festival
“Are you OK, dear?” the nurse asks. Whether I am OK is hardly the issue, when we are surrounded by people screaming. They are trapped in cages behind closed doors; the sounds they make are those of terror or mortal fear. And although they are very …
Jazz pianist Andrea Keller
Oliver Sacks’s ‘Musicophilia’
Like love in a marriage
Melbourne’s International Chamber Music Competition
Norman Lebrecht’s ‘Maestros, Masterpieces and Madness’
Do androids dream of electric pianos?
Evgeny Kissin’s ‘Fantasy’
The Beast of Beethoven
The first person we met in Townsville was Kirtley Leigh Payne, the Barrier Reef Orchestra's glamorous guest concertmaster. She had been chauffeured from her home in Cairns by Bobby, a large, affable Englishman of pastel colours: white hair, pink skin, …
A change is gonna come
Series six of ‘The West Wing’
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