As Damon Albarn’s opera opens in London, Carole Jahme wonders why Dee has been written out of the history of science.
Venezuela’s Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra performed at London’s Royal Festival Hall with conductor Gustavo Dudamel on 23 and 26 June.
On July 7 Frederick Delius’s Hassan is staged in Cheltenham.
English National Opera director Edward Gardner has been named among the Queen’s Birthday Honours list, being awarded an OBE for services to music.
BBC Music Magazine
The Arts Council has awarded ‘Catalyst’ awards to a host of music organisations including the Hallé and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE).
Arts Journal – Slipped Disc
Jean Cox was not the first American to sing at the Wagner shrine but he was surely the first to fly a bombing mission before he took to the stage.
The SCO’s principal cellist prepares for the East Neuk Festival.
Hear excerpts from works by David Bruce, Emily Howard and Michael Wolters.
21-year-old succeeds Andrew Gourlay in September.
(Written on June 27, 2012 )