19th January: Giants of Architecture: Philharmonie de Paris and Elbphilharmonie, Sir Simon Rattle and Jonas Kaufmann, Panama as Jazz Capital

Monday 19th January '15

Classical News Guardian Vintage photograph marks conductor Sir Simon Rattle’s sixth decade National Portrait Gallery acquires photograph by Rory Coonan on plate camera and BBC shows month of special programming The Times Jonas Kaufmann: is this the tenor your mother …

4th January: Behind-The-Scenes Opera Stream, Opera Duo Divorce and New Years Honours for Musicians

Friday 4th January '13

The GuardianPhilharmonie de Paris: a grand design turned £300m 'bottomless pit'Just as François Hollande's cash-strapped government pulls the plug on a score of expensive French state arts projects launched by his rightwing predecessor, one exorbitant …