Nigel Farndale reviews BBC Four’s excellent documentary The Sound and the Fury: a Century of Modern Music
A pregnant opera singer has said her life has been “destroyed” by an “immoral” deal which saw her father promise 35 per cent of her earnings to a Romanian businessman.
The opera chief on new commissions, community participation, running a tight ship and why teenagers still love La Traviata
The Voices of Classic FM present a new version of the famous Lenten piece, charting its evolution from the music originally performed in the Sistine Chapel to the version we know and love today.
The Institut francais in London is having an action packed three-day festival (22-24 March) covering all things piano.
BMI president and CEO Del Bryant has issued an ‘open letter to the music industry’ clarifying Sony/ATV and EMI’s recent withdrawal of catalogues for digital uses – as well as outlining a new royalty processing agreement with the publisher.
American Express has launched a ‘Pay By Tweet’ service on Twitter, allowing its cardholders to buy products by sending a message on the social network.