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CALL FOR DONATIONS: WINTER BOOK AND MUSIC FAIR

The 2015 winter book and music fair will be on Sunday 5 July from 9am to 3pm. This year for the first time there will be a special members only preview sale on Saturday 4 July from 4pm to 6pm.  We are now calling for donations of good quality much loved books, LPs, CDs and DVDs.

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STUDIO BOOKINGS FOR PRESENTERS

All bookings of production studios are now handled on line. If you require a login, please email the administrator.


TRANSMISSION SITE AND RECEPTION

ArtSound is now broadcasting on 92.7 from a transmission site at Poppet Hill, east of Canberra.  The location of the 90.3 transmission site for Tuggeranong is unchanged.  Listeners throughout Canberra are encouraged to try both frequencies and submit reception reports


Saturday
May232015

DRESS CIRCLE - SUNDAY MAY 24 - 5.00PM TO 6.30PM

In DRESS CIRCLE this week Luke Kennedy (pictured) talks to Bill Stephens about his role as Jesus in the forthcoming arena spectacular, “Jesus Christ Superstar”. Alexander Knight discusses the repertoire for his Artsong Canberra recital, “Love Blossoms in May”. Director of “Drowning in Veronica Lake”, Simon Coleman, gives some background to this production, and Street Theatre Artistic Director, Caroline Stacey, reveals some of the highlights of the Capital Jazz Project.

In the “Red Velvet and Wild Boronia” segment, Canberra wind trio “Aeolus”, Liz Horweg, Jane Linstead and David Whitbread perform excerpts from the School of Arts Café cabaret.

As well, Len Power will review Camilla Blunden’s new play “All This Living”, Isobel Griffin will present “Arts Diary” and Blue the Shearer has a go at writing normal verse.

90 minutes of interviews, reviews, music and news about the performing arts in Canberra and beyond, DRESS CIRCLE is produced and presented by Bill Stephens and broadcast by Artsound FM 92.7 every Sunday evening from 5.00pm until 6.30pm. It is repeated on Tuesday nights from 11.30pm and streamed live on the internet at Artsound.fm

Thursday
May212015

FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 22 MAY 2015

A long time supporter and friend of ArtSound FM, Sally Greenaway has put together a night of eclectic energy with a mix of standards, modern jazz, spicy latin, reflective French and European jazz, and original compositions and arrangements.

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Friday
May152015

DRESS CIRCLE - SUNDAY MAY 17 - 5.00PM TO 6.30PM

Ballerina Madeleine Eastoe talks to Bill Stephens about her Canberra farewell performance in “Giselle” during The Australian Ballet’s season at the Canberra Theatre Centre next week. Camilla Blunden shares some insights into her one-woman show “All This Living” which premieres at the Street Theatre. Karen Strahan has some news about The Marvellous Miz Demeanours, and Actor/Director, Tama Matheson discusses his production of “Don Juan” which he has devised with guitarist Karin Schaupp.

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Friday
May152015

FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 15 MAY 2015

Another in our exclusive concerts from the Gods Café Jazz Series... Tonight we present the Leonie Cohen Trio (Leonie Cohen - keys, Toby Hall - drums, Hugh Fraser - bass) in concert at the Gods - Jazz with a touch of Jewish folk tradition.

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Saturday
May092015

DRESS CIRCLE -SUNDAY MAY 10 - 5.00PM TO 6.30PM

Singer Carmen Bradford shares her recollections of Count Basie with Bill Stephens. Bill also talks with Patrice Tipoki about her role as Fantine in the new Cameron Mackintosh production of “Les Miserables”. Director, Jon Elphick discusses Tempo Theatre’s forthcoming production of the Agatha Christie play “Spiders Web”.

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