Classical Music News – 8th June

Wednesday 8th 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!

BBC News

Would Wagner approve of the Kaiser Chiefs?

Will Gompertz compares Glyndebourne with the Kaiser Chiefs and contemplates the future of pop music.

Brazilian Symphony Orchestra split over auditions

Article about the Brazilian Symphony Orchestra difficulties.


Candide returns to the Barbican

Philip Clark wonders if the satire of Berstein’s work still bites.

The Times

When Pierre Boulez met Daniel Barenboim

An interview with the two legendary musicians who have worked together for fifty years.