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With a fresh, new-look magazine, Limelight offers Australia’s best coverage of music, arts and culture through in-depth, analytical and literary articles.

Subscribe to Limelight today and you will never miss an issue, save up to 36% on the cover price, and get free access to a growing digital archive of Australian arts journalism.

Limelight and AFCM subscriptions

Subscribe by 30 April and you could win an exclusive holiday package for two to attend the Australian Festival of Chamber Music. Valued at $950, this prize includes a three-night stay at The Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville, two tickets to three of the Festival’s most popular concerts, and a complimentary program.

Ending soon: Subscribe, renew or give a Limelight gift subscription and you could receive one of seven copies of Víkingur Ólafsson’s Debussy • Rameau. Released by Deutsche Grammophon in 2020, the Icelandic pianist’s intriguing coupling of these two French composers triumphed in the recent Limelight Recording of the Year – Offer ends 28 February 2021

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