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  • 12.00 AM

    CONTEMPORARY COLLECTIVE
  • 3.00 AM

    CLASSICAL TILL DAWN
  • 6.00 AM

    FINE MUSIC BREAKFAST including Arts Calendar at 7.30am
  • 9.00 AM

    DIVERSIONS IN FINE MUSIC Artist of choice: Nobuko Imai

    Glinka, M. Sonata in D minor (1825-28; compl. Borisovsky).16:28BIS

    Bruch, M. Piece in B minor, op 83 no 2 (pub. 1910).2:35Chandos

    Glazunov, A. Elegy in G minor, op 44 (1893).6:00BIS

    Beethoven, L. Notturno, op 42 (1796).29:05Chandos

  • 10.00 AM

    MORNING CONCERT

    Gossec, F-J. Suite from Sabinus.10:26MBF

    Strauss, R. A hero’s life, op 40 (1897-98).47:06DG

    Shostakovich, D. Jazz suite no 2 (1938).24:01Decca

  • 11.30 AM

    A SHOSTAKOVICH ENCORE

    Shostakovich, D. Two pieces from Ballet suite no 2 (1951; arr. Atovmyan).8:14Tall Poppies

    Preludes and fugues, op 87 (1950-51): no 13 in F sharp; no 24 in D minor.17:06Decca

  • 12.00 PM

    JAZZ RHYTHM
  • 1.00 PM

    LOOKING FOR FRIENDS
  • 2.00 PM

    CLASSICAL MOMENTS

    Mozart, W. Double concerto in C, K299 (1778).26:54Claves

    Baguer, C. Symphony no 16 in G (c1790s).13:34Chandos

    Paganini, N. Sonata in C minor.13:16Tacet

  • 3.00 PM

    POST ROMANTIC STRINGS

    Martinu, B. Three horsemen (1902).11:58Naxos

    Stravinsky, I. Three pieces (1914).7:27apex

    Korngold, E. String sextet in D, op 10 (1914).34:40Hyperion

  • 4.00 PM

    FINE MUSIC DRIVE including Arts Calendar at 5.00pm
  • 7.00 PM

    THE JAZZ BEAT
  • 8.00 PM

    RECENT RELEASES
  • 10.00 PM

    INTO THE 20TH CENTURY

    Copland, A. Cuban dance (1946).6:53Decca

    Piston, W. Ballet suite: The incredible flutist (1938).16:29Mercury

    Gershwin, G. Piano concerto in F (1925).33:54IMP

    Harris, R. Symphony no 3 in one movement (1939).18:46DG

    Hovhaness, A. Fantasy on Japanese woodprints, op 211 (1965).14:20Naxos

    Mayuzumi, T. Mandala symphony (1960).17:54Naxos

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Who will win this year’s Fine Music 102.5 Young Virtuoso of the Year? Finalists..

Result:
J Chung
12.5%
B Kim
42.9%
Mehmedbasic
7.1%
J Ramsay
30.4%
R Siu
7.1%
Total votes: 56

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Young Virtuoso Final 20 September

five yv finalists 2014For over 30 years aspiring musicians and singers have competed for the Fine Music youth award which brings with it not only a generous cash prize, but career boosting broadcast opportunities.

This year the five outstanding Fine Music 102.5 Young Virtuoso Award finalists are Ennes Mehmedbasic (oboe), Brian Kim (flute), Josephine Chung (violin), Jonathon Ramsay (euphonium) and Rachel Siu (cello).

Join us for the final concert and we'll promise you an enjoyable evening spent listening to wonderful young musicians. The winner will be presented their award by station patron, Simon Tedeschi, and special guest artist is Fine Music Alumni Ambassador, soprano Ayse Goknur Shanal.

When: Saturday 20 September 6.30pm
Where: Verbrugghen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Tickets: $15 [under10 years free]
Bookings: 9439 4777 or purchase at the door 

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Fine Music Magazine Online

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Fine Music Magazine is now online. To get the print version delivered monthly, become a Friend - subscribe to Fine Music. In this edition we farewell the late, great Peter Sculthorpe with an article touching on his life and works by Patrick Thomas. Robert Clark previews the 2015 Sydney Symphony season in his interview with masestro David Robertson and Sue McCreadie looks at a significant collection of compositions performed by Ermanno Brignolo on his The Andres Segovia Archive CD. read more...

 

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In Conversation

charodyOn Wednesday 17 September at 2pm, Michael Morton-Evans interviews ground-breaking composer Chloé Charody. Her music and productions fuse opera, classical music and circus - concepts developed with Sonja Schebeck. They continue to receive acclaim from audiences and critics worldwide. Charody and Schebeck's revolutionary work is paving a new path for classical music in the 21st century, bringing classical music and opera to a younger generation.

Each Wednesday at 2pm In Conversation presents the stories behind the sounds. It's where you'll meet the world's great musicians, singers, composers, conductors along with up-and-comers and those who influence the music landscape.

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National Contemporary Landscapes

National Contemporary Landscaper National Contemporary Landscapes is a nationwide collaborative community rado series exploring Australian contemporary classical music.

This 10 part series features episodes from participating statons across Australia including 3MBS (Melbourne), 4MBS (Brisbane), 5MBS (Adelaide), Artsong (Canberra), Edge Radio (Hobart) and 8CCC (Alice Springs) with exclusive recordings, interviews, local insight and more.

Commencing Thursday 4 September at 14:00 on Fine Music Digital.

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Book & CD Fairs - 2014

cd clearanceThroughout the year, you will find Fine Music 102.5 Book & CD Fairs held around Sydney. These popular fairs are a great fundraiser for the station. If you would like to donate books and CDs to Fine Music's fairs, please call 9487 1111 – simply leave your details and we will get back to you to arrange a collection. [For foreign language publications please discuss with us prior to collection.] 2014 dates – read more

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