Arts Journal- Slipped Disc
Barenboim’s Madrid concert is cancelled….
The composer and pianist Fazil Say has written “Dance” a new piece based on Turkish rhythms in reply to the charge he is being faced with.
Kurt Masur and Michael Gielen turn 85 in the same week.
The statue of Mendelssohn is reinstated on his plinth on 25th September 2012 having been knocked down by the Nazis in 1936.
The Royal Philharmonic Society has awarded grants to 20 young composers and musicians.
Iestyn Davies explores if the castrato Gaeteno Gaurdagni was the first truly modern singer.
Placido Domingo with star in a concert version in Verdi’s “The Two Foscari” as part of Los Angeles Opera’s new season.
Sorrelli Strings perform at The Big Sheep Farm in Bideford, North Devon
(Written on July 20, 2012 )