When Dr Shirley Trembath became too ill to complete her biography of Roy Shepherd, Martin Comte agreed to take it on. He explains how and why.
One of British music’s most enduring bromances goes under the microscope.
An actor speaks, offering thoughts that are illuminating, humane, intelligent and sharp.
More is less in this study of how the lived queer experience is represented in opera.
The Festival's 10th year is celebrated with a string of prolific Australian female writers across fiction, non-fiction, stage and screen.
A radical reassessment that refuses to throw the Bard out with the bathwater.
Insight, humour and the unexpected litter Hough’s childhood memoir.
This handsome new biography sets the record straight.
Rich fruitcake of a book guaranteed to make you want to break into song.
Neill charts the remarkable adventures of a Melburnian operatic dynasty.
Leah Broad's new book titled Quartet boldly claims that four women changed the musical world. But did they?
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An Australian composer on music’s power to enrich the sound of silence.