Become a Beethoven Marathon Supporter

The 3MBS Marathon Supporter Program is a special way that you can help 3MBS stage the Marathon. 2020 marks the 250th birthday of one of the world’s most prolific and iconic music geniuses, Ludwig van Beethoven. Beethoven’s unique compositional style … Continued

3MBS celebrates Beethoven’s 250th birthday in 2020

3MBS Fine Music Melbourne celebrates the 250th birthday of one of the world’s most recognised and influential composers, Ludwig van Beethoven on Sunday 23 February 2020 at Melbourne Recital Centre. Artistic Director Chris Howlett has curated a spectacular program that … Continued

2020 3MBS Beethoven Marathon Children’s Concerts

3MBS Fine Music Melbourne invites children aged 4-11 and their grownup companions to Beethoven’s Birthday Party! During this fun and educational 45-minute children’s concert, you and our youngest music lover will meet Beethoven and his musical friends as they perform … Continued

Muso Subscription Prize Winners

Recently, we welcomed new musicians and performers to the 3MBS subscriber family. Their support allows us to continue broadcasting and celebrating local musicians at the station. Congratulations to the following musicians who were rewarded the following prizes for their new … Continued

The 3MBS Top 100

An exciting addition to Radiothon this year, we counted down the top 100 most popular fine music works as chosen by our listeners.  Across ten-days, listeners were treated to well-known works and some surprises. If you enjoyed the Top 100 … Continued

Marathons and realisations

Marathons and realisations By Jessica Carrascalao Heard “Jess, Jess. Settle down. Backstage in the morning, presenting in the afternoon.” At 7.57am on the morning of the 3MBS Dvořák Marathon I realised that, with the commencement of the video live-stream five … Continued