In Conversation with Gerard Willems AM

Catherine Peake talks to Gerard Willems about his music.

Gerard Willems is best known as the Dutch-born pianist whose recordings of Beethoven’s piano works made him the best-selling classical musician in Australia. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Centenary Medal, and was made a Member of the Continue reading “In Conversation with Gerard Willems AM”

CD Review – En Masse: Offspring Bites 3

En Masse: Offspring Bites 3
Ensemble Offspring
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★★★★

Written by Paul Cooke

There are three works here, the third in Ensemble Offspring’s series of specially commissioned chamber works. Two composed for sextet. One of them, Alex Pozniak’s En Masse, gives the collection its name. It’s a 30-minute piece in Continue reading “CD Review – En Masse: Offspring Bites 3”

Paris, 1921

Nicky Gluch examines Fauré’s Piano quintet no 2

The film Midnight in Paris premises on the idea
that each of us has an era to which we believe we were truly suited. Like the film’s protagonist, Gil, I have a hankering for the 1920s, happily imagining myself among the cafes Continue reading “Paris, 1921”

Jazz In Conversation with Hamed Sadeghi

A Jazz Hour

Fridays at 12pm

On Fridays at noon, Barry O’Sullivan interviews a local, national or visiting jazz musicians on his nationally-syndicated A Jazz Hour.  They talk about their musical backgrounds, the musicians who have influenced them, and the inspiration for their music. You’ll hear some of Continue reading “Jazz In Conversation with Hamed Sadeghi”

In Conversation with Van-Anh Nguyen

In Conversation

Wednesdays at 1pm

Each week presenter Simon Moore spends an hour in conversation with one of the greatest musicians, singers, composers or conductors, along with up-and-comers and others who influence our arts landscape.


Van-Anh Nguyen is a passionate and versatile pianist, producer, composer – and fashionista! Continue reading “In Conversation with Van-Anh Nguyen”

Van-Anh Nguyen is a passionate and versatile pianist, producer, composer – and fashionista! Continue reading “In Conversation with Van-Anh Nguyen”

Van-Anh Nguyen is a passionate and versatile pianist, producer, composer – and fashionista! Continue reading “In Conversation with Van-Anh Nguyen”