Wolfgang Wagner dies aged 90

Composer’s grandson and former Bayreuth director exits the stage

Charlie Gillett (1942-2010)

Radio presenter and champion of world music dies

Gunther Schuller

The American composer and creator of the 'third stream', where atonal music met experimental jazz, talks to Helen Wallace 

Wadada Leo Smith

The free jazz trumpeter discusses his new album, Spiritual Dimensions, featuring two discs from different ensembles

Francis Wilson (1942-2010)

Founder of groundbreaking Olympia record label dies

Should London have fewer orchestras?

Oliver Condy argues the case for less choice and a more concentrated loyalty to our capital’s musical landscape

Early music honour for James Bowman

Countertenor presented with Lifetime Achievement Award by York Early Music Festival

Glass's Satyagraha

A recipe for success or for failure? Helen Wallace heads to the London Coliseum for Philip Glass's Gandhi-inspired opera

John Stainer archive to be open to public

England’s distinguished Victorian composer to enjoy anniversary exhibition

Peter Jablonski

The Swedish pianist, and soloist on our March cover CD, tells us why Gershwin's Second Rhapsody for piano and orchestra is as good as Rhapsody in Blue
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