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The Academy of St Martin in the Fields starts its 2011/12 season at Kings Place on 14 October in an all-Mozart programme conducted by former principal flautist Jaime Martin.
Cultural Olympiad will feature ‘New Music 20×12’ – 20 new compositions each lasting 12 minutes and each with a sporting theme.
Dame Janet Baker, who has just won a Lifetime Achievement award, stunned music lovers when she quit in her prime.
Rapt audiences say that the young French-Canadian’s ultra-physical conducting style actually helps them listen. He talks to Edward Seckerson about life lessons, honesty – and his four-orchestra family
The chance discovery of a long-lost film in a Russian archive led John Bridcut to unspool a remarkable connection between two musical greats – Benjamin Britten and Mstislav Rostropovich