Helen Wallace is consultant editor of BBC Music Magazine.
It will take time for Anderson’s new opera Thebans to yield up all its secrets, says Helen Wallace, but its musical quality is beyond doubt.
Helen Wallace reports from Aurora Orchestra's concert at LSO St Luke's
Helen Wallace asks why classical music remains on the back foot in arts coverage
Helen Wallace reports from a powerfully restrained performance of Shostakovich's fifth. Plus - the UK premiere of Salonen's violin concerto
Helen Wallace reports from two new productions at the Royal Opera House
Helen Wallace enjoys a concert at London's replica Jacobean Playhouse
Helen Wallace enjoys Richard Jones’s witty production of Rodelinda
Helen Wallace reports from a vivid production of Tippett's grand opera
Endymion presents a poignant and varied programme
A revival of David Alden’s revelatory 2009 production raises troubling questions today