January 17, 2020
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Backstage with Cyrus Meher-Homji

The General Manager, Classics and Jazz, Universal Music Australia discusses Eloquence, which he founded in 1999, and why it has gathered a dedicated fan base, selling two million units in its 20 years.

January 17, 2020
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Viva Musica Viva!

Musica Viva Australia turns 75 this year. As the chamber music organisation started by refugees in 1945 celebrates its milestone season, we talk to former Artistic Director Carl Vine and new Artistic Director Paul Kildea about Musica Viva’s past, present and future.

January 14, 2020
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Airing a new decade

ABC Classic and ABC Jazz Content Manager Toby Chadd reveals some of the things in store in 2020 including a new baroque show, Beethoven each Friday, as well as the Classic 100: Beethoven.

January 14, 2020
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War of Art

The rivalry between Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse has been likened to a boxing match.  With a new exhibition in Canberra setting their artworks side by side, we explores the complexity of the pair’s relationship, and how it transformed art in the 20th century.

January 10, 2020
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David Williamson: Curtain Call

For 50 years, David Williamson has been reflecting contemporary Australian society on stage. He talks about the addiction of playwriting, his two new plays, and why it’s best to retire now, while audiences are still coming.

January 8, 2020
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The (girl) power of SIX

Co-writer and co-director Lucy Moss discusses the hit musical SIX about the six wives of Henry VIII, and writing some songs for Courtney Act.