Kaleidoscope is an Arts Magazine program designed to bring the music, drama and literature in the Adelaide community, and from wider afield, to listeners.  It is produced and presented by Emily Sutherland and can be heard each Wednesday at 6.00pm with a repeat on Saturday 11.00am. or Listen on Demand to Kaleidoscope by accessing 5mbs.com  then click Listen on Demand then Kaleidoscope

In Kaleidoscope this week we had a visitor from the U K, Hugh Morris who was in Adelaide to talk about church music in the antipodes,  

James Huon George, came to all about his next concert, with Madeliene Stewart,

Steve Donovan came to talk about the Corinthian Singers

Keith Crellin  came to talk about the Adelaide Youth Orchestra’s  (AdYO) next concert. 

Even with the Fringe and Festival being over the is lots of music.

Conversations through Time. Pianist James Huon George and flautist Madeleine Stewart will be  playing music by Copland and Widor at St.John’s  Anglican Church, Halifax Street on 14 April at 2.30pm. A chance to hear some very pleasant music played.

Hugh Morris is Director of the Royal School of Church Music in the UK, an organisation with  which a number of churches here are affiliated.. He talks about the work of his organisation and his impression of the music performances in New Zealand and Australia.

In St John’s Church, Halifax Street you can hear  music for Passiontide including some choruses from Messiah presented by Corinthian Singers. Steve Donovan talks about their program, and  gives a call out for new singers. 

The concert is on Palm Sunday, 24 March at 4.00pm. Book at trybooking.


Keith Crellin brought news of AdYO’s  upcoming performant of Gustav Holst’s Planets Suite. The Aurora Singers will be joining them for the last movement, as well as singing in the first half of the concert. Elder Hall March 23, 3-5pm Tickets through Humanitix


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