George Mitchell, the former U.S. senator from Maine, has worked to broker peace in the Middle East and Northern Ireland.
A new opera from Mark-Anthony Turnage is always an event. Here, Ivan Hewett finds that classical music’s bad boy has lost little of his fighting spirit.
With the spending round settled, a committed culture sector now deserves some financial certainties, says Alan Davey, and strong partnerships with local councils will be crucial
A season of programming dedicated to music of the big screen – from the birth of cinema to the current day
The soundtrack to Alpha Papa, the film starring spoof radio DJ Alan Partridge, will feature the work of composer Philip Glass on the soundtrack.
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The North York Moors Chamber Music Festival returns for a fourth season this year, running 11-24 August.
ALLAN KOZINN looks at the growing number of career-management courses being taught at music schools and conservatories.
A Mass by Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679–1745), a Czech composer at the court of Dresden, whose ruler, August, Elector of Saxony, had converted to Catholicism in order to become King of Poland.
Ganz Bayreuth ist eine Baustelle.