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Richard Buckham defends the station saying alleged changes to Classic FM are “baseless”.
Former Staff Director at ABC Quentin Dempster speaks out on proposed changes to programming.
Fine Music 102.5 Radio's annual excellence award goes to talented recorder player
Welsh baritone returns to Margaret River to duet amongst the vines with Rachelle Durkin.
Early music pioneer who influenced a generation passes away at 73.

Editor’s Choice

The Sydney Philharmonia Choirs' Maestro reveals his secret pleasures and his sentimental side.
In partnership with Warner Classics, here are ten of La Divina's stellar career highlights.
Here's a preview of this month's Limelight Magazine cover feature. Which works of today will be the classics of tomorrow?
Paul Baxter of Delphian Records talks about founding a label and his proudest moments.
Which works of today will be the classics of tomorrow? Available to buy now online and in shops.
The eclectic pianist talks about career choices, Aussie citizenship and the compulsion to compose.

Live Reviews

Russian doom and gloom proves to be the highlight of a merely good performance
A formidable and finely nuanced technique with a nice dash of humour.
Tim Winton’s acclaimed novel comes to life in stylish new opera.
It might be looking tired, but Wicked is still the ultimate musical feast.
Akhnaten leads trio of highly successful performances.
This Otello may not be Grand and Italian, but is all the stronger for it.

CD/DVD Reviews

Mesmerising music, some of it performaned by the dedicatees.
Treasures from the San Francisco Symphony, pre-Tilson Thomas.
Forgotten gems shine in an 11CD retrospective of a Spanish master.

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New York and Nature

by Jane Sheldon on September 24, 2014
Jane Sheldon posts from New York about her latest album, Nature.

Reflections from Mount Isa

by Lindy Hume on September 5, 2014
Opera in a boundless landscape