Michael White on Lyon Opera.
Lucy Jones on the obsession and almost spiritual reverance in Messiaen that led to the creation of some of his greatest pieces of music.
It’s not easy turning sonantas into sentences, but sharp writing can produce a magical spark, writes Jonathan Biss.
Grant Gershon will be expanding his duties at Los Angeles Opera when he takes on the position of resident conductor starting July 1, the company announced on Monday.
I need help. What is there apart from empty rumty-tum, trivial jollity – well, and the odd good tune – in Bellini’s bel canto operas? Tom Service writes.
A celebration on the birthday of the Radio 4 castaway show.