Every day the WildKat team scan the newspapers and blogs online to bring you a digested list of the day’s classical music news.
Expect shreds and patches in Jonathan Miller’s dramatised Passion; but also expect to be seriously moved, says Geoff Brown.
The cellist, named one of 22 MacArthur Foundation Fellows for 2011, wins a prize fund worth $500,000.
No one who heard Christian Gerhaher as Wolfram in Tannhäuser at Covent Garden last year will easily forget it. By Barry Millington.
It’s the fiercest, sweatiest, most nerve-shredding competition in the classical world. Tom Service reports from Moscow.
This year’s Lucerne festival in Switzerland explored the favourite topic of the romantics: night. 5 stars from Ivan Hewett.
Rob Sharp visits a community choir as it takes the stage at Covent Garden.