Fine Music Sydney, Celebrating 45 Years

2MBS-FM/Fine Music attracted many talented individuals, some of whom were frustrated at the lack of broadcast classical music and other minority genres.

This is a random sample of the station’s photo archives – people involved from Day 1 (15 December 1974) to mid 80s.

Sadly, some are no longer with us – having moved on to other things or deceased. We are proud of our volunteer team which tends to be around 250 at any one time.

If you think you know anyone in the above picture, you can check their names below!



THE RUSSIAN ALBUMChristoph Croisé, cello; Alexander Panfilov, pianoAvie AV2410✶✶✶✶1/2 When you think of classical cellists, whose names come to mind? Certainly, Jacqueline du Pré and Yo-Yo Ma, and then there’s Steven Isserlis and Mischa Maisky. Make a note now of another name to add to those ranks, that of Christoph Croisé. He’s only 26, but […]

Sydney Symphony Hour

​Sydney Symphony Hour​​with Andrew Bukenya  Tune in from 1pm on the second Tuesday of every month for Sydney Symphony Hour! Andrew Bukenya looks ahead at the SSO concerts for the upcoming month, perhaps with some special interviews and guests! Listen to the February program on demand Andrew with previous Sydney Symphony Hour Guests

From the Chair

This month, we not only celebrate the official opening of 2MBS-FM 45 years ago but we reveal our rebranding in line with the expectations of our audience. For too long we have promoted ourselves as ‘FM’ with a lesser regard for the other delivery channels: digital (DAB+) and streaming. We are now Fine Music Sydney […]