Bourby Webster has extended the reach of classical music to a non-traditional audience. Photos: Attila Csaszar

Finetuning the art of audience engagement

The music of George Michael, Nirvana, Queen and INXS may not feature on the set list of many of the world’s top symphony orchestras.

Nor would a concertgoer expect to encounter a Doctor Who Dalek at a show celebrating the works of Mozart.

And what chances of a sit down for beer and a bratwurst in a Fremantle shed to celebrate an almost 200-year-old concerto written by Beethoven?


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