A Guide to Alexander Goehr’s Music
Without Goehr’s appreciation of history, musical modernism would have taken even longer to reach Britain than it did.
Tine Thing Helseth, trumpet player interview: ‘I was a crazy Spice Girls fan’
Norwegian trumpet virtuoso Tine Thing Helseth tells Adam Sweeting how she plays everything from Bach to the Beach Boys, and looks at the strange rituals of classical music with an inquiring eye.
Musical app-recitation for concert accompanied by iPads
The first interactive classical performance aims to attract a younger digital-savvy audience.
The magazine makes an appearance in A Late Quartet, released in UK cinemas this Friday, April 5
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Rachmaninov and video games triumph in Classic FM Hall of Fame
Scores to video games have pushed Mozart and Beethoven out of the top 5 of the 2013 Classic FM Hall of Fame, while Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 holds firm at no. 1.
English National Opera is giving the premiere of Michel van der Aa’s new opera Sunken Garden at the Barbican Centre on 12 April 2013.