March 6, 2020

More Women to Note

ABC Classic & ABC Jazz Manager, Hugh Robertson, was overwhelmed by the enthusiastic response 
to the album Women of Note. He hopes that the second volume will prove similarly inspiring.

March 5, 2020

Why not take a look?

An exhibition of photographic portraits from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery features 68 subjects, each with their very own ‘je ne sais quoi’.

March 4, 2020

Making Waves

Missy Mazzoli has poured hope and light into her operatic version of Lars von Trier’s film headed for Adelaide. Tom Morris explains how he’s staging it, and why, as a man, he needed the composer’s blessing.

March 3, 2020

Classical Songlines

Collaborations between Indigenous musicians and composers with Western classical orchestras, ensembles and musicians are beginning to grow. Steve Dow talks to some of the artists participating in the cultural exchange about the challenges involved, the protocols that need to be respected, and the exciting new Australian sounds that are emerging.