ArtSound FM is a volunteer–powered community radio station in Canberra, Australia. We promote and nurture the full spectrum of visual and performing artists, and broadcast a unique mix of jazz, blues, folk, world and classical music.

Notices and upcoming events

Nominations are called from financial members of ArtSound Inc. for the election of six members of the Board of Management. Nominations in the form below must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 3 May 2017 by:…
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Mothers Day competition
Thanks to Hudsons Event Catering you and your family could be enjoying a Mother’s Day tea at the Albert Hall, Canberra. Send us a ‘Mum story’ or Mum poem’ of no more than 500 words…
The 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of ArtSound Inc, covering the 2016 calendar year, will be held at 7pm on Tuesday, 23 May, at the Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley St, Griffith ACT 2603. Agenda…

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Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Every weekday at noon, straight after the news, the “Arts Café” opens its doors to bring you a delectable smorgasbord of bright music,interviews,arts stories from the region, Arts Diary plus The World, our summary of…
Apr 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
A local perspective of film and DVD.
Apr 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  Every Friday Night tune in for live and pre-recorded concerts from the ArtSound Recording Studios and events around the capital. Friday Night Live is hosted by long-standing jazz enthusiast and broadcaster Chris Deacon OAM.
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
News and views on the Canberra and region arts scene. Produced in the studios of ArtSoundFM, the program is hosted by Richard Scherer, with regulars Barbie Robinson, Bill Stevens and Len Power. Segments are repeated…
Apr 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concerts recorded by ArtSoundFM at the National Folk Festival, held each Easter at Exhibition Park in Canberra.
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Catch the best of Canberra’s live classical music performances by local and international artists. Every year Art Sound volunteers record around 50 such concerts. You can hear many of them on Concert Hall and also…
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
A repeat of Saturday night’s program featuring concerts recorded by ArtSoundFM at the National Folk Festival, held each Easter at Exhibition Park in Canberra.

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