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Feature Articles

16th June 2015

On the 9th of March 1956, Eugene Goossens was stopped at Mascot airport for a baggage check, returning to his home in Sydney from a European tour. Caught in possession of hundreds of pornographic photographs and other items such as masks and incense,...Read More

Program Highlights

22nd June 2015

C P E Bach was perhaps the most influential musician and composer amongst Johann Sebastian's children, but music was part of all of them. Join Ola Tasker as she explores the music and lives of C P E Bach and his siblings....Read More


Mahan Esfahani’s new album“Time Present and Time Past” is an eclectic programme fusing Baroque with Minimalism – and the first harpsichord album DG has released in over 30 years!

Gramophone Award winner Mahan explores the relat...Read More

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