A musical discovery is making people rethink the idea that Henry VIII’s sixth wife was simply the comfy-cosy nursemaid who eased his declining years.
Yindyamarra is an uplifting album featuring eight new songs by Australian composers that celebrate Christmas in contemporary Australia.
Playing in Hamburg dives, poor Brahms was exposed to certain scenes that stuck for life.
While noting the generosity of philanthropists who donate valuable instruments, the composer makes a case for funding the human voice.
Romancing Danielle de Niese or tapping out Kosky’s Shostakovich, meet the tenor who ‘nose’ no bounds.
Marina Prior once wanted to be Kate Bush. Her tastes turn out to be eclectic, with Joni Mitchell on high rotation, but her husband can only listen to punk when she’s not there.
The exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery takes you behind the scenes of the Australian film industry.
The Australian soprano is presenting Christmas carols, opera arias and art songs in a concert for the homeless in Martin Place.
A century ago Finland gained independence after a political struggle fuelled by art and music. Does that lie behind Finland’s musical pre-eminence today?
The popular baritone tells us about his new festive show, his perfect Christmas Day and his love for Snoopy's Christmas.
Mitchell Butel has gathered a starry line-up of leading ladies to play Fanny Brice in a Sydney Symphony Orchestra concert of Funny Girl.
Taking his soapbox on the road, a pair of tickled ears inspires our maestro to pen an Antipodean’s ode to decent acoustics.
Just in time for Christmas, Esmeralda Tintner and Lisa Stewart perform their show for children featuring a two-violin arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s score.