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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...

Mickey Rooney has died

Legendary Hollywood child-star, TV and musicals actor (and husband of eight), passes away at 93.

'Toons' get a mashup: Gotta guess 'em all!

Carnegie Hall ensemble releases YouTube clip featuring mashup of 43 cartoon favourites.

April Issue of Limelight: Miloš – New Guitar Hero

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

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).

David Robertson takes a walk in Jurassic Park

The music of John Williams deserves to be heard in the concert hall, says the SSO's new Chief Conductor.

Zarathustra: The universe according to Strauss

Thus Spake Zarathustra is Richard Strauss’ most recognisable work. But what ideas lurk behind the fanfare?

Concert review: Philip Glass's Visitors (Sydney Festival)

Sydney Symphony Orchestra accompany Godfrey Reggio's reflective follow-up to his Qatsi Trilogy.

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.

Sydney Festival announces 2014 program

Sydney Festival unveils a program of diverse arts and eclectic collaborations.

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.

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.

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.

How we nearly caught our Death in Venice

Now a sprightly 86, Australian tenor Robert Gard looks back on filming the role of Aschenbach for Tony Palmer.

Directing TaikOz

Artistic Director of TaikOz Ian Cleworth discusses the ensemble's latest project 'pulse:heart:beat'.
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