His first gig as chief conductor of the BBCSO will be the most high-pressure there is – to open the Proms. If that doesn’t ruffle Sakari Oramo, can anything?
Gender imbalance even worse in shows with multiple presenters and during peak times, according to lobby group Sound Women
They are the hottest tickets to this year’s BBC Proms but live performances of Doctor Who music are not the only London concerts for BBC National Orchestra of Wales this summer.
Classical Music Magazine
The collapse of international classical recording distributors has reached Britain with Codaex UK calling in administrators.
‘Roman Wall Blues’, written for a radio play by WH Auden has been unheard since 1937
NPR, Deceptive Cadence
Not very long into our online discussion of what makes an American symphony great, we started asking for suggestions of benchmark works on social media.
The BBC Proms has launched a brand-new free BBC Proms Companion for iPad audiences.
Gemeinsames Ausatmen beruhige und synchronisiere die Herzfrequenz.
Royal Albert Hall