Jessica Duchen’s Classical Music Blog
Haydn is named a member of the top ten most performed composers of 2011.
His life was as romantic and colourful as his exquisite music, yet his works are rarely performed today. Delius deserves better, writes Julian Lloyd Webber.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s mammoth tribute to the composer is an unprecedented musical feat for the conductor.
New York Times
Talks break down at City Opera.
For decades, classical music was considered fusty and exclusive. One broadcaster has changed all that.
Prokofiev followed ‘the bitch goddess success’ back to Soviet Moscow – or so the story goes. Think again, Vladimir Jurowski tells Andrew Stewart.
Fancy a classical club night? The composer Sergei Prokofiev’s grandson’s is a dab hand at making worlds collide.