Australia's Classical Music & Arts Magazine
Originally published as 24 hours by the ABC over 40 years ago, Limelight is well-established as Australia’s leading classical music magazine. With 11 editions per year containing news, reviews, features, interviews with leading artists, quizzes and competitions, Limelight provides unrivalled breadth, depth, liveliness and quality for discerning readers.
Cover story: The 10 Greatest Voices of all time, as chosen by 100 of today’s leading international and Australian opera stars.
Article: From streaming to vinyl, we explore the changing face of classical music listening habits.
Interview: Andreas Ottensamer, the in-demand Principal Clarinettist of the Berlin Philharmonic, discusses Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto, which he plays with the Adelaide and West Australian Symphony Orchestras, and growing up in a family of musicians; Bryn Terfel reflects on his extraordinary career, and taking to the high seas with Bravo Cruise of the Performing Arts 2019.
Articles: A behind-the-scenes look at Malthouse Theatre’s monumental new stage production of Cloudstreet, based on Tim Winton’s award-winning novel.
Reviews: Asher Fisch conducts the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in Bruch and Mendelssohn, Italian violinist Lorenza Borrani leads the Australian Chamber Orchestra in a program including Prokofiev’s Violin Sonata No 1, Lise Lindstrom is Salome for Opera Australia.
What’s on: live performance and radio highlights for April 2019.