Jazz Articles

Three's a charm for Slava Grigoryan

The Adelaide Guitar Festival Tsar talks about the challenges, reveals his guitar heroes and gives us his top picks.

May Issue of Limelight: Seven Wonders of Shostakovich

The secrets of Shostakovich, Elgar's Asylum music, Dame Kiri's farewell plus Emma Ayres on a bike...

Art Music Awards 2014 now open

Nominations for the 2014 Art Music Awards are now open.

April Issue of Limelight: Miloš – New Guitar Hero

Montenegrin guitar star Miloš. Plus the 25 top European summer festivals worth travelling for.

Concert review: Paul Anka (Lyric, Sydney)

At 72-years-young, Paul Anka proves you can't keep a good man down.

Visions of John Zorn at Adelaide Festival

Melissa Lesnie talks to Jane Sheldon about her experiences singing the music of a contemporary music legend.

Slava Grigoryan pays tribute to Paco de Lucía

Adelaide's Guitar Festival chief writes on the passing of an inspiration.

Paco de Lucía has died

Legendary guitarist and king of 'New Flamenco' dies after a heart attack in Mexico.

March Issue of Limelight: Emma Matthews does Mozart

Australia's leading coloratura talks about her new Mozart CD and how she gets to the top (and stays there).

Limelight’s looking for reviewers

Classical monthly seeks potential critics in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Hobart.

February Issue of Limelight: The Genius of Vladimir Horowitz

Deconstructing the genius of Vladimir Horowitz – and finding a few surprises along the way.

January issue of Limelight: Recording of the Year 2013

This month our critics choose the year's top 40 classical releases – and pick a winner!

A new publisher and new life for Limelight magazine!

It's business as usual for Australia's classical music and arts magazine.

Richard Tognetti Edits December Issue of Limelight

The ACO's Richard Tognetti's in the Limelight hot-seat for a special December issue.

Adelaide Festival 2014: Loud and proud

From the iconoclastic John Zorn to a 'drone metal' trio head, here is a program not for the faint-hearted.

November Issue of Limelight: Wagner, Lord of the Ring

It's Wagner month with a cover on the Ring Cycle and feature on Melbourne's new production. Plus we preview Australia's 2014 arts seasons.

Dickson, Hansen, Sheldon and Whitwell to slug it out at ARIAS

Two singers, a pianist and a sax player go head to head with Nigel Westlake for Best Classical Album.

October Issue of Limelight: The Trouble with Jackie

Inside the brilliant but often misunderstood Jacqueline du Pré; plus pianists Willems, Hough and Hewitt and our Aussie Festivals Guide.

ART Music Award Winners 2013 Announced

Brett Dean and George Dreyfus head the list of winners in a diverse cross-section of Australian arts talent.

September Issue of Limelight: Ten Maestros on Ten Masterworks

Ten maestros discuss the music they are passionate about, Isserlis on his newest recording, Ibragimova on hers and the stories behind the most famous musical portraits.
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