5th December: Operatic Face-Off, Orchestra Without Conductor and Opera at the Cinema

Wednesday 5th December '12

The GuardianTale of two epoch-defining classical music titans born in the same yearOperatic face-off shows that in Milan at least, Verdi v Wagner is still more of a cultural draw than Strictly v The X …

Hidden Musical Gems

Monday 22nd November '10

What is the first thought that comes into your head when the name 'Edward Elgar' is mentioned?  The quintessential English composer?  The last night of the Proms?  That massive moustache?  These reactions to Elgar demonstrate …