Welcome to the home of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra's Classical Conversations podcast - our new insight series taking you behind the music and into the lives of artists.

These podcasts are recorded live during our Classical Conversations which take place one hour prior to all Master Series concerts. All recorded performance audio is of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra and kindly used with permission from ABC Classic FM.

Portraits & Variations

Australian composer Ian Munro and ASO artistic administrator Stevan Pavlovic explore Ian's new flute concerto along with  the other works from our Portraits & Variations program - Brahms' Haydn Variations, , Beethoven's Prometheus: Overture and Elgar's mysterious Enigma Variations. This podcast was recorded live on Sat 12 Aug 2017 at the Adelaide Town Hall.

Puppets & Pranksters

Conductor and ABC Classic FM presenter Graham Abbott explores Stravinsky's Pulcinella, Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No 1, Haydn's Symphony No 94 'Surprise' and Strauss' Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks from our Puppets & Pranksters program. This podcast was recorded live on Sat 29 Jul 2017 at the Adelaide Town Hall.