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An Inconvenient Truth

Master class with Jane Edwards
An Inconvenient Truth

Senator Christine Milne presents Al Gore’s remarkable film about global warming; ‘An Inconvenient Truth’.

‘Humanity is sitting on a ticking time bomb. If the vast majority of the world’s scientists are right, we have just ten years to avert a major catastrophe that could send our entire planet into a tail-spin of epic destruction involving extreme weather, floods, droughts, epidemics and killer heat waves beyond anything we have ever experienced.’

See the trailer and more info at this link: http://www.climatecrisis.net/ ‘*In 39 years, I have never written these words in a movie review, but here they are: You owe it to yourself to see this film. If you do not, and you have grandchildren, you should explain to them why you decided not to*.’- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times.

‘* Intellectually exhilarating, ‘An Inconvenient Truth’, is a nessecary film *.’ – A.O. Scott, The New York Times.

Senator Milne will introduce the film.
To reserve a seat *you must RSVP*; email senator.milne@aph.gov.au or call before 1st September: 03 6234 4566.
Tickets are $12 to cover costs. Pay on the night at the door, cash only please

IHOS Opera and the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music Present a Master Class with Jane Edwards

Date Sunday 27 August 2006 at 3pm

Venue Recital Hall Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music

Participation By Application to IHOS

Tickets Free Admission

Biography: Jane Edwards

Jane Edwards appears regularly in concert throughout Australia, and has performed at all our major festivals. She was a long time member of the Song Company, and prior to moving to Tasmania in 2006, was a Lecturer in Voice at the Sydney Conservatorium for many years. Career highlights include engagements with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Florilegium, Stockholm Bach Choir, Danish Radio Choir, Victoria State Opera and all the Symphony Australia Orchestras. She performs lieder and chamber repertoire with partners including Ian Munro, Marshall McGuire, Geoffrey Lancaster and David Bollard, and can be heard in the Oscar winning film Shine and on the Swoon II Collection. Other releases include Salut! for Walsingham, On a Poet’s Lips and The Gentle Muse for Artworks, Down Longford Way for Tall Poppies, and for ABC Classics, Haydn’s Arianna a Naxos, Synergy’s Ethereal Eye, Scarlatti’s Olimpia and a song collection, Love Me Sweet.

Jane’s teaching studio includes professional singers, many of whom have been finalists and winners in major Australian and international competitions. She is in demand for adjudication and masterclasses throughout Australia, has been a regular NSW judge for the Marianne Mathy Singing Competition, and examines to Fellowship level for the AMEB. She is a registered peer assessor and participating advisor for the Australia Council Music Board, and was a juror for the inaugural Freedman Fellowship in Classical Music. Most recently she was a panel member for the ABC Classic FM Choir of the Year Tasmanian auditions.

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  1. A View from the Hill

    August 26, 2006 at 1:32 pm

    a cautionary note

    the maker of this film was anointed by those with real power to run for president of usa.

    the solution he proposes is to let those same corperations who created the mess sort it out (oh and make money doing it) call me stupid but i suspect if he is correct about the degree of the problem the solution will be well beyond our control

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