Eponymous label will release up to four live, studio and archive recordings per year
Every issue since 1923 available as digital magazine for iPad
1820 work discovered alongside original sketches for Missa Solemnis
Il Divo will tour Europe with Welsh mezzo-soprano star Katherine Jenkins, including dates in Germany, Holland, Finland and Denmark.
Islamist militants are banning music in northern Mali, a chilling proposition for a country where music is akin to mineral wealth
‘Who needs a dramaturg?’ said the artistic director of a major UK opera company at a recent meeting. ‘What is a dramaturg?’ said another.
The young German composer Johannes Kreidler is not yet a name to be reckoned with. Nor, if the bosses of German broadcasting have anything to do with it, will he be receiving many commissions any time soon.
An Overgrown Path, Blog
Every day brings deeply disturbing reports of orchestras facing the axe as a result of funding cuts. But there is a conspicuous absence of reports of management agents facing the same axe.