Classical Music News – 3rd June

Friday 3rd June 2011

Every day the WildKat team scan newspapers, websites and blogs for interesting classical music news, and now we’ve decided to publish our lists so that you can get a classical music news summary each day.  If you’ve read anything interesting each day that we’ve missed do feel free to comment and let us know!


Angelika Kirchschlager – An Austrian great arrives in Britten

Jessica Duchen talks to the opera singer who is setting out to conquer Aldeburgh.

Pianist Lang Lang hits out at ‘Bang Bang’ critics

Some critics consider his performances to be too flashy.

Music for Solaris: the mentoring process

Experimental composers Brian Eno and Ben Frost are working on a joint project in Iceland this weekend.


‘I had to make time for him’: Alfred Brendel on Kit Armstrong

Alfred Brendel has taken on Kit Armstrong as a pupil.


Why we should champion Aristide Cavaille-Col

Andrew Mellor writes about the organ world’s chief engineer.