Classical Music News – 7th September

Wednesday 7th September '11

The Arts Desk My Summer Reading: Violinist Vadim Gluzman Some violinists just play; others have a voice.The GuardianSalvatore Licitra obituaryOperatic tenor with exemplary phrasing, dramatic charisma and a rare sensitivity  The Evening StandardBig ideas for small operaUnless the …

Classical Music News – 6th September

Tuesday 6th September '11

GramophonePrivate PassionsThe essence of chamber musicLA TimesSalvatore Licitra, the unexpected tenor, dies at 43Salvatore Licitra’s singing career began just over a decade ago in Parma, Italy, and ended Monday in a Sicilian hospital, where he …

Classical Music News – 30th August

Tuesday 30th August '11

Jessica Duchen’s Classical Music BlogCharlie SiemShock news: good-looking violinist can really playThe GuardianHeart of a Soldier: capturing 9/11 in an operaOne man's quick thinking saved thousands of lives on 9/11. Thomas Hampson, who plays him …