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Music is a wonderful reason to travel. Learn about the world’s luxury musical destinations from the presenters at Fine Music FM in this series of interviews.

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Europe’s finest music festivals with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney

From the Salzburg Festival’s operatic extravaganzas to the Lucerne Festival’s acoustic marvels against the backdrop of the Swiss Alps, the continent is alive with the sound of music.

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Simon Moore on New York, ABBA and Chopin

Fine Music FM’s Simon Moore can be found most years on Broadway. “Broadway is home to the pinnacle of the peak art form for musical theatre,” says Simon. He describes it with gusto saying that it offers “musical theatre in various flavours including outstanding and new work.”

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Jill Hickson on Austria, Adelaide and Dame Joan

First Class Magazine’s Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan sits down with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney’s Jill Hickson to talk all things music and travel.

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And all that Jazz

From the Hofburg Palace to Mozart’s apartment, Vienna is the finest city of music. One of the most divine experiences is staying in Schonbrunn Palace to feast like an emperor and slumber in a four poster bed in the former Habsburg summer residence.

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Wicked offers an enchanted evening

Wicked the musical offers a spell-binding back story about Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West from the Wizard of Oz. Sheridan Adams plays Elphaba in the new rendition of Wicked now showing at Sydney’s Lyric theatre.

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Jeff Koons’ Puppy and Mussels in Tobermory with Tom Forrester-Paton

First Class Magazine’s Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan sits down with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney’s Tom Forrester-Paton to talk all things music and travel.

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Vienna’s finest musical experiences with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney

From the Hofburg Palace to Mozart’s apartment, Vienna is the finest city of music. One of the most divine experiences is staying in Schonbrunn Palace to feast like an emperor and slumber in a four poster bed in the former Habsburg summer residence.

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From Perugia to Bernstein to the Ring Cycle

First Class Magazine’s Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan sits down with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney’s Mary Jo and Lloyd Capps to talk all things music and travel.

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The World’s Best Opera Boxes

You’ve seen them in Pretty Woman. Bond Villains like to hang out in them and so do Mission Impossible assassination targets. Opera boxes. It’s where royalty sits.

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Berlin, Rachmaninov, and Barramundi with Professor Michael Field

First Class Magazine’s Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan sits down with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney’s Professor Michael Field to talk all things music and travel.