Blogs

Rebecca Franks
Submitted by Rebecca Franks
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The British composer's early operetta exploring the American Dream is flawed but a lot of fun, says Rebecca Franks
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Helen Wallace reports from a powerfully restrained performance of Shostakovich's fifth. Plus - the UK premiere of Salonen's violin concerto
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Helen Wallace reports from two new productions at the Royal Opera House
Oliver Condy
Submitted by Oliver Condy
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Oliver Condy reports from an evening celebrating the return to glory of the Royal Festival Hall organ
Neil McKim
Submitted by Neil McKim
Thu Mar 13, 2014
As Bristol is set to become a ‘cultural twin’ of New Orleans, Neil McKim visits its jazz festival
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Helen Wallace enjoys a concert at London's replica Jacobean Playhouse
Neil McKim
Submitted by Neil McKim
Mon Mar 10, 2014
17-year-old saxophonist wins inaugural ‘jazz category’ in Cardiff, as Neil McKim discovers
Rebecca Franks
Submitted by Rebecca Franks
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The intertwined lives of Clara Wieck, Schumann and Brahms were in the spotlight for this recital, writes Rebecca Franks
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Helen Wallace enjoys Richard Jones’s witty production of Rodelinda
BBC Music Magazine blog
Submitted by Guest blogger
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Paolo Petrocelli, founder of EMMA for Peace, reports on two musical events in Malta that promoted the work of charities protecting refugees in the region
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Helen Wallace reports from a vivid production of Tippett's grand opera
Oliver Condy
Submitted by Oliver Condy
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Sixteen kick off their 2014 UK Choral Pilgrimage with a superb concert in the French capital