Helen Wallace is consultant editor of BBC Music Magazine.
Not enough haunting and too much chat in The Clerks Phantom Voices at Spitalfields Winter Festival
The Brodsky Quartet performs works by Beethoven and Bartók
The 21st-century string sextet is alive and well in the Nash Ensemble’s hands
Can music and talk mix?
Dancers add fire to John Adams's masterly oratorio
Helen Wallace reports from Søren Nils Eichberg's 'robot opera' at the Royal Opera House
The American-Russian pianist pairs Gershwin with Schoenberg at London's Barbican Hall
The UK premiere of Shchedrin’s comedy opera
The composer and lecturer on Cambridge University's upcoming Birtwistle festival
Helen Wallace meets musicians from the Aldeburgh Middle East Orchestral Development Programme