Prior to the welcome appearance on the scene of Limelight, there was, many years ago, a magazine called ABC Radio Weekly. It listed all the programmes in the coming week on Radios 2FC and 2BL.

Every week there were live broadcasts. Indeed, my first experience of an orchestral concert was the Sydney Symphony in 1955, in an all Beethoven programme, conducted by Eugene Goosens from the then New South Wales State Conservatorium. It was through live broadcasts I managed to...

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