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42 YEARS OF MUSIC TO OUR EARS

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BERNIES This month major sponsor Bernies Music Land celebrates 42 years in business. From humble beginnings in a small organ shop in Westfield Airport West to 11 stores and 5 music schools across the state, later consolidating to the Ringwood superstore in 1990, Bernie and his team have brought musical joy to hundreds […]

Bernstein Piano Competition National Final

The National BERNSTEIN Competition is Australia’s longest running branded piano competition.  Since 1988 it has offered young piano students a friendly, yet competitive environment to excel in piano performance.  The Competition National Final is the culmination of Educational Masterclass heats held at Bernstein piano dealers around Australia throughout the year.  RPP supporters are invited to […]

All Keyed Up at Bernie’s

Inside the Piano: School Holiday Discovery Workshop Our friends out at Bernies Music Land always have plenty of exciting, fun and rewarding events for musicians from the novice to the internationally noted. One of their regular and most popular workshops lifts the lid on the grand piano. Piano students and their families are invited to […]

Vision for the Future

RPP’s Vision for the Future With the launch of the new visual platform, RPPV, creating all sorts of excitement we decided to grab a few moments with station manager, Brendon Telfer, and have him explain to us just what the hell a radio station is doing broadcasting vision… “We all know the way we communicate […]

Divorce can be fun

My Brilliant Divorce “An irresistible twinkle, great directness, warmth and humour. A lovely play that shines” London Times From the team that brought you Shirley Valentine and Always…Patsy Cline, now brings a show that’s been a hit in 28 countries around the world. My Brilliant Divorce sees star Mandi Lodge, award winning director Denny Lawrence […]

Virginia Woolf at FAC

“A Room of One’s Own is a must for literary lovers, feminists or those wishing a theatre experience presented with elegant finesse” Cheryl Threadgold, Melbourne Observer A Room of One’s Own “If I could not grasp the truth about women in the past, why bother about women in the future?” Virginia Woolf In Sentient Theatre’s […]

Capture every moment

Why Every Event Needs a Video We live an social-media-obsessed society. And with the likes of Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter and an endless stream of ever-changing channels dominating our lives, if something isn’t on social media, it may as well have not happened. As crazy as it may seem for anyone born before the 90s, […]

Vale Fred Thomas

FRED THOMAS – PREVIOUS PRESIDENT OF RPP It is with regret that we announce the death of one of the stalwarts of the foundation of RPP-FM. Fred wore many hats during his time with RPP – the last position he held was that of President, a period of office that he held for several  years. […]

A Girl Called Eddy

One of the world’s great musicians takes time out to talk to RPPFM’s Mission Impossible – astonishing music and amazing melodies. RPPFM is thrilled to announce that on Friday June 21st at 6.00 p.m. there will be a two hour special featuring one of the world’s most amazing musicians – Erin Moran (known as ‘A Girl […]

A Girl Called Eddy

One of the world’s great musicians takes time out to talk to RPPFM’s Mission Impossible – astonishing music and amazing melodies. RPPFM is thrilled to announce that on Friday June 21st at 6.00 p.m. there will be a two hour special featuring one of the world’s most amazing musicians – Erin Moran (known as ‘A […]