Reflections is a weekly interview program that explores the life and achievements of an eminent local, national or international personality and includes fine music from our guest’s personal selection of favourites.

The program is broadcast each Sunday at 4pm and repeated at 3pm the following Friday.

Doug Beecroft
Ted Davies
Loretto Perkins
Susan Porter
Kiera Stevens

Reflections Guest: Jakub Hrůša
Reflections Guest: Jakub Hrůša

September 1st, 2019


Reflections Guest: Joe Chindamo
Reflections Guest: Joe Chindamo

September 8th, 2019


Reflections Guest: Mary Ryllis Clark
Reflections Guest: Mary Ryllis Clark

September 15th, 2019


Reflections Guest: Stephen Kovacevich
Reflections Guest: Stephen Kovacevich

September 22nd, 2019


Past Guests on Reflections

15th September

Show Playlist
  • Interview with journalist and author Mary Ryllis Clark
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: The Lark Ascending. Michael Dauth, vln. Sydney SO/Mark Wigglesworth.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Nocturne in D flat, Op.27/2. Maurizio Pollini, pno.
  • Brahmes, Johannes: Sonata for Piano and Viola in F min. Op.120, No. 1. 4th movt - Vivace.
  • Bishop, Sir Henry: Home Sweet Home. Siobhan Stagg, sop. accomp. Siobhan Stagg
  • Lovland, Rolf: You raise me up. Secret Garden - vocalists Brian Kenny and Tracey Campbell-Nation

  • 8th September

    Show Playlist
  • Chick Corea. My Spanish Hearth, Day Danse
  • Ravel, Maurice: String Quartet in F. Melos Quartet .
  • Oscar Peterson, Some Day My Prince Will Come arr. Nelson Riddle
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Piano Concerto No.3 in C, Op.26. Martha Argerich, pno. Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Goldberg Variations, BWV988. Glenn Gould, pno. Plus Goldberg Variations reversioned with Joe Chindamo, pno and Zoe Black, vln
  • Schnittke, Alfred: Concerto Grosso No.1. Gidon Kremer, vln., Tatiana Grindenko, vln., Yuri Smirnov, hpschd. CO of Europe/Heinrich Schiff.

  • 1st September

    Show Playlist
  • Smetana, Bedrich: Ma Vlast. Opening. Bamberg Symphony Orch/Jakub Hrusa
  • Ravel, Maurice: Bolero. Czech PO/Libor Pesek.
  • Suk, Josef: Symphony in C minor, Op.27 'Asrael'. 3rd Movement. Czech Philharmonic Orch/Jiri Belohlavek
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Turandot: Nessun dorma. Luciano Pavarotti, ten. John Alldis Choir, London PO, Wandsworth Boys' Choir/Zubin Mehta.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88, B163. Czech PO/Vaclav Neumann.

  • 25th August

    Show Playlist
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sonata in A minor, BWV1003. Elizabeth Wallfisch, vln.
  • Bartok, Bela: Divertimento, Sz.113. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: String Quartet No.13 in B flat, Op.130. Tokyo String Quartet .
  • Schubert, Franz: Piano Quintet in A, D667, Op. 114 'Trout'. Alois Posch, db., Andras Schiff, pno. Members of Hagen Quartet .
  • Strauss R: Four Last Songs. Erin Wall, sop. Melbourne SO/Sir Andrew Davis.

  • 18th August

    Show Playlist
  • Reflections wit Todd Woodbridge
  • Lloyd Webber: "Til I Hear You Sing" from "Love Never Dies". Ben Lewis, bar., Original Australian Cast.
  • Tippett: The Unpurged Images of Day Recede, from Byzantium. Faye Robinson, sop., Chicago Symphony Orch/Sir Georg Solti
  • A Bit of earth " from "Elements" by Simon Gleeson
  • Gershwin: An American in Paris, Original Broadway cast recording.
  • Lloyd Webber: Love Never Dies. Anna O'Byrne.

  • 11th August

    Show Playlist
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Chindamo, Joe ): Goldberg Variation No.13 (Jazz Arrangement). Joe Chindamo, pno., Zoe Black, vln.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Intermezzo in A, Op.118/2. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Oboe concerto in E minor. Heinz Holliger, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Trumpet Concerto in E flat, Hob.VIIe:1. Wynton Marsalis, tpt. English CO/Raymond Leppard.

  • 4th August

    Show Playlist
  • Interview with Robyn Archer AO - singer, songwriter, performer, writer, festival director
  • Saint-Saens: Samson et Delila. Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix. Marilyn Horne, mez-sop.
  • Handel: Theodora. Final Aria, Duo, Recitative and chorus.Dawn Upshaw, sop. David Daniels, countertenor

  • 28th July

    Show Playlist
  • Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor, Op.11. Murray Perahia, pno., Israel PO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Copland: Scherzo Humoristique: The Cat and The Mouse. Leo Smit, pno.
  • Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BVW847. Glenn Gould, pno.
  • Gray: String of Pearls. The B Sharp Big Band.
  • Grant, Trausti Einarsson Going Home, Asgeir
  • Liszt: Consolation No. 3 in D Flat. Jorge Bolet, pno.

  • 21st July

    Show Playlist
  • Vine: Love Song. Simone de Haan, tbn.
  • Gabrieli: Canzon duodecimi toni, a 10. London SO/Eric Crees.
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No.23 in A, K.488. Mitsuko Uchida, pno., Cleveland Orch/Mitsuko Uchida.
  • Elgar: Severn Suite, Op.87. Black Dyke Band.
  • Vine: Piano Concerto No.1. Michael Kieran Harvey, pno., Sydney SO/Edo de Waart.
  • Holst: Moorside Suite. City of London Wind Ensemble/Geoffrey Brand.