17th Feb: Emerson String Quartet, Charles Anthony and Music from Japan

Friday 17th February 2012

BBC Music Magazine 

David Finckel announces plans to leave Emerson String Quartet

British cellist Paul Watkins to take up position in 2013

Charles Anthony (1929-2012)

Tenor who performed at the Metropolitan Opera more than any other singer

The Guardian  

In praise of … young people’s concerts

The New York Philharmonic Orchestra remains an example to learn from

NY Times 

A Musical Exchange in Venezuela: El Sistema Performs for the Los Angeles Philharmonic

El Sistema, Venezuela’s national music program aimed at young people, put on a major show of orchestra playing and singing for the visiting Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Making Music For a Ghost Town

Music From Japan at Merkin Concert Hall