Kaleidoscope Arts Magazine

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

East meets West when the Australian String Quartet joins with Noriko Tadano on the Shamisen.

Musique Vivante are bringing Reflections on Life through Music, Poetry and Art.

Nic Jeffries talks about his role as Executive Director of the Adelaide Youth Orchestra.

Vince Jones returns to the hits he sang in the series Come In Spinner.


Francesca is a member of the Australian String Quartet and she is very enthusiastic about their collaboration with the Australian/Japanese Shamisen player, Noriko Tadano. They are performing three concerts in new as well as familiar venues, 

Check the ASQ website.




Two members of Musique Vivante talk about their next concert which includes Baroque music, Spanish poetry and an Art exhibition. The poetry will be translated, and supported by music.

It’s at the Mezzanine, 55 Rundle Street, Kent Town on Sunday 2 July. There are two concerts: one at 1.00pm and the second, a repeat, at 4.30pm 

Book at eventbrite.com 


Nic is along to talk about all things Adelaide Youth Orchestra, and especially their concert at the Woodville Town Hall on 1 July at 7.30pm. They will be performing music from the American Song Book, with the singer Luke Thompson.

Nic’s own background and experience gives him insight into many aspects of music, musicians, orchestras, music education and networking.

All details and tickets at adyo.com.au


Veteran of stage and song is bringing the hits from the series Come in Spinner, now arranged for a 17 piece Big Band. He is joined by special guest, Nina Ferro. It’s part of the Cabaret Festival at Festival Theatre Sunday 11 June 5.30pm

Book through viagogo.com 


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