Production of Richard Wagner’s Tannhäuser leaves some in audience so traumatised they have to seek medical help.
The early-20th century composer, York Bowen, once dubbed the English Rachmaninov, is returning to remarkable favour after decades of neglect, says John Allison.
Buying a London taxi like Pavarotti, discovering the best of pop music and jazz, and explaining the differences between playing opera roles and giving recitals, we caught up with the incredible Angela Gheorghiu on one of her few days off.
A new partnership will see Dacapo record works by composers who have served as the New York Phil’s composer-in-residence.
A consortium of music organisations has been awarded Arts Council funding for a project which will examine the public’s appetite for funding new music commissions.
The London Festival of Contemporary Church Music runs from 11 to 19 May 2013 in a variety of locations in and around London.