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October 26   -  

La scala di seta; La Cenerentola; Moses in Egypt review

Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House, London; Theatre Royal, Glasgow; New theatre, Oxford From early to epic, Rossinis irrepressible operas are currently everywhere Continue reading...

October 26   -  

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Sea Pictures CD review a disc of the year

Sarah Connolly, Stuart Skelton, David Soar, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra/Davis (Chandos) Continue reading...

October 26   -  

Mozart, Schubert, Stravinsky: Piano Duos CD review dizzy heights from two of the worlds greatest

Martha Argerich, Daniel Barenboim (Deutsche Grammophon) Continue reading...

October 26   -  

Oswald, Napoleão: Piano concertos CD review distinct Romantic voices

Artur Pizarro (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Brabbins (Hyperion) Continue reading...

October 26   -  

Jodie Kidd brings story of love and slavery to the London stage

Supermodels family revive operetta based on 17th-century story of American Indian slave Continue reading...

October 24   -  

The Death of Klinghoffer live Q&A: director Tom Morris answers your questions as it happened

The director of the controversial opera, which opened on Monday to protests at the Met in New York, will be online at 1pm ET on Friday. Please post your questions now / Continue reading...

October 24   -  

Wozzeck review from poignancy to utter devastation

City Halls, Glasgow Conductor Donald Runnicles take on Bergs complex opera was compelling, beautiful and powerfully claustrophobic Continue reading...

October 24   -  

LSO/Haitink review - Brucknerian mastery

Barbican, London As always with Haitink, the orchestral textures were scrupulously balanced Continue reading...

October 24   -  

Cerys Matthews on setting Dylan Thomass poems to music

It was a Christmas in South Carolina that reawakened the musician and Radio 6 DJs love for Thomas and inspired her to mark his centenary with her most ambitious project yet Continue reading...

October 23   -  

Quatuor Hermès: Schumann String Quartets, Op 41 CD review thoughtful and vivacious

(La Dolce Volta) Continue reading...
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