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June 2024 Newsletter

Written by on 4 June 2024

ArtSound’s studios at the Manuka Arts Centre; photo: Michael Crowe   ArtSound Newsletter June 2024 A lot is happening at ArtSound! Here’s some of it.   2024 is ArtSound’s Big Year of Fundraising ArtSound’s newly refreshed Fundraising Committee is building on some recent successes to revive ArtSound’s financial fortunes after some tough years. Our 2024 […]

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Arts Diary, week of 16 June, 2024

Written by on 1 June 2024

The Canberra Mandolin Orchestra presents Piaf to Mouskouri – An Afternoon of Cabaret Music. Multilingual chanteuse Theodora Volti,will take us on a journey through some classic cabaret tunes made famous by stars such as Edith Piaf and Nana Mouskouri. The performance will be on Sunday 23rd June from 2pm at the Polish White Eagle Club, […]

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ArtSound’s Rookie Podcast Competition

Written by on 20 May 2024

ArtSound is holding a “Rookies Podcasting Competition” where students in years 7 through 10 can vie to have their short (2-3 minute) podcasts broadcast on ArtSound FM. See the poster to the left for details. The entry fee will be $10, and all proceeds go towards ArtSound’s 2024 Fundraiser to upgrade obsolete broadcast equipment in […]

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ArtSound’s GoFundMe Fundraiser

Written by on 7 May 2024

  Help us upgrade our transmission gear to stay on air and to continue to bring you the best specialist music and arts programming in the region [and streaming to the world]. It is expensive to provide quality radio (although we are all volunteers – no paid staff at all), but we have managed to […]

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Exhibition Rundown, week of 23 June 2024

Written by on 2 May 2024

ANU School of Art & Design Gallery – “Futures: Mapping the Terrain of Creative Inquiry” – ANU Artists & academics Beaver Galleries – “Voyager’s Tales” – Nicola Dickson; “Balance” – Denese Oates (last week) Belco Arts – “Almost Always” – Isobel Rayson & Nick Stranks; “Light and Substance” – Robyn Campbell & Kirstin Guenther; “Gold […]

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Sophie Edwards interviewed by Liz Landford

Written by on 1 May 2024

On Arts Café today, Wednesday May 15, Tim McNamara will air a conversation with Canberra-based singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Sophie Edwards, along with two songs performed by her. She was interviewed in the ArtSound studios on  13 May 2024 by ArtSound Arts Correspondent Liz Landford. Left is Sophie Edwards in the ArtSound studios; photo by […]

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May 2024 Newsletter

Written by on 30 April 2024

A lot is happening at ArtSound. Here’s some of it. 2024 is ArtSound’s Big Year of Fundraising ArtSound’s newly refreshed Fundraising Committee is building on some recent successes to revive ArtSound’s financial fortunes after some tough years. Our 2024 campaign will proceed on various fronts. During the year, we’ll hold an ongoing membership drive, an […]

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ArtSound Newsletter — April 2024

Written by on 29 February 2024

A lot is happening at ArtSound. Here’s some of it. 2024 is ArtSound’s Big Year of Fundraising ArtSound’s newly refreshed Fundraising Committee is building on some recent successes to revive ArtSound’s financial fortunes after some tough years. Our 2024 campaign will proceed on various fronts. During the year, we’ll hold an ongoing membership drive, an […]

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March 2024 Newsletter

Written by on 8 February 2024

March 2024 Newsletter A lot is happening at ArtSound. Here’s some of it.   2024 is ArtSound’s Big Year of Fundraising ArtSound’s Fundraising Committee has been newly refreshed under the direction of convener Julie Finch-Scally. Its goal: to build on some recent successes, and to revive ArtSound’s financial fortunes after some tough years. The campaign […]

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ArtSound Newsletter — February 2024

Written by on 1 February 2024

  A lot is happening at ArtSound. Here’s some of it.   New Year, New Energy It’s a new year, and at ArtSound we’re hoping to make it a good one. With your help. Members and other listeners are a key source of support, and they can fill many roles within the organisation. Can you […]

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ArtSound Newsletter January 2024

Written by on 14 January 2024

A lot is happening at ArtSound. Here’s some of it. Welcome to ArtSound’s New Year We at ArtSound hope your new year will go as well as we hope ArtSound’s will. What can we look forward to? Ongoing, new, and improved broadcasts. Concerts in the ArtSound gardens. With any luck, a boost in fundraising. How […]

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Broadcast Training Course

Written by on 2 January 2024

Have you ever wanted to be on the radio? Have you ever wondered what goes into making an ArtSound radio program, or on-air presentation? ArtSound is conducting a four session introductory course. Where: ArtSound FM studios (Manuka Arts Centre) Content: studio operations, program planning, presentation, production & maximising your voice Experience: none required; just an interest […]

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ArtSound Quiz Night – Coming Up!

Written by on 2 January 2024

Coming soon! This Thursday, February 29, we’ll hold ArtSound’s next music quiz under the quizmastership of Brian Leonard. Tickets are $25 each, or $20 for members, with a discount for tables of 8 (plus booking fee). The event will take place at Eastlake Football Club in Kingston, and will feature music trivia from the 1950s […]

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Another Fundraiser Concert

Written by on 1 January 2024

The next ArtSound fundraiser concert in the shady Manuka Arts Centre gardens is set for Sunday 25 February at 4pm. ArtSound thanks two groups of performers for their generous support of the event. Wallabindi (Monica Moore, left) and her band will present her acclaimed variety of soul, blues and country songs including her own compositions […]

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