Born May 5, 1927; died December 9, 2012
As the season of Messiah performances gets underway, a particularly unique version caught our eye.
The Swiss Guard band, who usually play only for the Pontiff, are releasing a Christmas CD. Joanna Moorhead tunes in.
The 29-year-old musician who plays all the instruments on her debut solo album and produced it herself
The arts are flourishing in Thurrock, despite the town being voted the most miserable in Britain this year
Favio Chavez, director of the orchestra of recycled instruments on a Paraguayan landfill, and his luthier Nicolas Gomez have just posted a photo of their latest visit to the landfill site in Catuera, where little children aspire through music to rise from a life of danger and misery.
The China Philharmonic Orchestra released a 100 CDs box-set at the press conference on Dec 7th in Beijing under the label DR Classics.
There’s going to be a demonstration in Buenos Aires tomorrow against a decision by the mayor, Mauricio Macri, to fatten up the budget of the Teatro Colon for rock legend Roger Waters while hacking chunks out of the Buenos Aires Youth Orchestras Program.