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Nov 2010

Vale Dame Joan Sutherland

In a state memorial service today at the Sydney Opera House, over 2000 people celebrated the life and career of the Australian operatic legend.

By Vincent Plush / 9 Nov 2010
Oct 2010

The mysteries of Taiwanese LPs

A recent acquisition in the recorded sound section of NFSA included a curious copy of a Seekers LP from the late 1960s.

By Graham McDonald / 27 Oct 2010
Sep 2010

The future of music

Warren Fahey AM, founder of Larrikin Records, provides a personal perspective on the NFSA's recent Thomas Rome Lecture given by Ed St John.

By Warren Fahey / 14 Sep 2010

Cooee Cabaret returns

The Cooee Cabaret is the NFSA's new live show based on the Sounds of Australia registry.

By Brendan Smith / 7 Sep 2010
May 2010

Cooee Cabaret in Mildura

Last Friday Cooee Cabaret premiered at the Mercury Theatre in Mildura.

By Darryl McIntyre / 11 May 2010

Vale Georgia Lee

We were sad to hear of the death of jazz and blues singer Georgia Lee in Cairns at the age of 89.

By Graham McDonald / 5 May 2010
Apr 2010

Dr Karl Neuenfeldt

The NFSA presents the inaugural Cochrane Smith Award for Sound Heritage to Dr Karl Neuenfeldt.

By Matthew Davies / 30 Apr 2010

Cooee Cabaret rehearsals

A behind-the-scenes look at the NFSA's new touring live show.

By Brendan Smith / 29 Apr 2010

Inspiring Cooee Cabaret

Nigel Ubrihien, creator of the NFSA’s new touring show, Cooee Cabarat, in Gunnedah.

By Brendan Smith / 23 Apr 2010