APRA AMCOS announce its 2021 Professional Development Award Winners

Australia’s music licensing and management body APRA AMCOS has announced the winners of the 2021 Professional Development Awards. Now presented annually, the Professional Development Awards aim to support emerging songwriters and composers through nine $10,000 cash prizes across multiple genres … Continued

Pianist Nat Bartsch announces Australian tour

Multi award winning Australian pianist and composer, Nat Bartsch, announces the LULLABY TOUR. An expert pianist composer known for her soothing compositions in both jazz and classical contexts, Nat Bartsch will perform her suite of lullabies to audiences young and old in a series of daytime and … Continued

William Barton to present solo orchestra commission with QSO

Didgeridoo virtuoso William Barton will present his first full-length solo orchestral commission, Apii Thatini Mu Murtu, which translates as “To sing and carry a coolamon on country together”, as a world premiere with Queensland Symphony Orchestra later this month. The … Continued

Musica Viva announces finalist in 2021 Strike A Chord

Musica Viva has announced the finalists and first-round prize-winners of the 2021 Strike A Chord competition. After two weeks of deliberation, the jury has decided on the 12 groups from across Australia that will be heading to Melbourne for the … Continued

Severe weather affecting our FM broadcast

Due to the severe weather we’ve experienced in the last 24 hours there are currently technical issues at our Mt Dandenong transmitter site affecting our FM broadcast. You can still listen to 3MBS on our digital channel, 3MBS Digital, or … Continued