World of Music

Something for the Weekend: Pianist paddles down the Amazon

Greek pianist Panos Karan undertakes an unusual concert tour...

Something for the Weekend...

A round-up of our favourite clips, quotes and amusing snippets

Something for the Weekend...

A dubstep symphony

Something for the Weekend...

A selection of our favourite questionable CD covers 

Mahler's Eighth Symphony

To accompany your April 2011 cover CD, here is a translation of the final scene from Goethe's Faust

Six of the best… unknown carols

Six of the best… unknown carols

We ask six top choirmasters to name their favourite little-known festive treats

The Portsmouth Sinfonia performs Handel's Messiah

The quotes, clips and links we like…

Scenes from Pianomania

Something for the weekend: the quotes, clips and links we like!

Victor Borge plays Liszt

Something for the weekend: the quotes, clips and links we like…

Six of the best… operatic demises

Six of the best… operatic demises

Stabbings, suicides and even death by guillotine punctuate the gore-spattered pages of operatic history. 

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