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The Music Show

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Hear the interview of the week from the Music Show, where composer Andrew Ford entertains and informs a wide audience each week, providing two hours of essential listening from the world of music.


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4.7 out of 5 stars from 134 ratings
  • National treasure

    No weekend would be complete without an episode of RN’s The Music Show. Andrew Ford and the team converse with musicians, composers and creatives the world over - informative, entertaining and always special!

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia3 years ago
  • New ideas and discoveries every week

    Even after formally studying music, I’m amazed every week with the diversity of musical ideas and worlds that I never knew existed. The guests are eclectic and always interesting. Andrew Ford does a great job in keeping it accessible and informal with humour.

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia4 years ago
  • RN fan

    Yep segments are silly and they dominate every ABC podcast. Just delete them all

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia4 years ago
  • Always interesting

    The depth and breadth of this show, year in year out, is amazing. Andrew Ford's knowledge and enthusiasm knows no bounds. I have discovered a lot of very interesting music, and composers, thourgh this show. Highly recommended.

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia4 years ago
  • Music Show

    Nearly the best program on Radio. Play it with my grandchildren.

    Apple Podcasts
    JJ Skid
    Australia5 years ago

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The Music Show launched 18 years ago and published 947 episodes to date. You can find more information about this podcast including rankings, audience demographics and engagement in our podcast database.

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