Why this Canadian soprano is setting the opera world on fire with her extraordinary vocal range and joyous precision
Classical Music Magazine
Dafydd Roberts asks ‘whether the BBC-PRS agreement is price fixing’ as Welsh musicians’ dispute with PRS rumbles on.
A live Bollywood-style production of the opera Carmen is to be produced by the BBC in Bradford.
Germany’s oldest Richard Wagner museum, dating back to 1907, is in a hunting lodge in Graupa, 20km east of Dresden.
Sandy Johnston, the oboist sacked by Welsh National Opera, has succeeded in the Employment Appeal Tribunal against an earlier ruling on his dismissal.
English National Opera falls into red after losing £1.3m funding and filling only 71% of seats
HMV’s woes do not signal the end for record shops
Despite HMV’s inability to make high street music retailing pay, some independent record shops are seeing increased sales
Music Industry News Network
Classical, Hip Hop and Reggae all made gains in 2012. Big sellers including Andre Rieu’s Magic Of The Movies and Andrea Bocelli’s Opera helped Classical claim a four-year share high in 2012 of 3.7%.