The violinist Israel Baker has died at his home in Los Angeles aged 92.
Citing ill health, the German baritone retires.
A letter written by composer Ludwig van Beethoven has emerged in Germany after being left in a will.
BBC Music Magazine
Entries to be judged by composers including Stuart MacRae and Nico Muhly.
New York Times
Ireland has one. Norway has one. Sweden has one, and it will be at Carnegie Hall on Jan. 26. Even Iraq has one.
Jonathan McGovern is a 26 year-old baritone who looks poised for a brilliant career.