The latest news for classical music professionals.
Monday 23 May 2016
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It’s every singer’s worst nightmare: a huge stage, a television audience and a simple song to sing, but it all goes terribly wrong.
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Concerto, a feature-length documentary about the lives of two brothers, Charles and Christopher Rex, who overcame a traumatic childhood at the hands of their brilliant but disturbed and abusively controlling father, yet grew up to become highly respected classical musicians.
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We know a great deal about Handel’s approach because detailed records survive of his dealings with his bank and the custodian of his financial assets – which in both cases was, surprisingly from a modern standpoint, the Bank of England.
Saturday 21 May 2016
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Its audience is now 2.12 million listeners, up from 2.05 million for its last quarter, marking the first full year for new controller Alan Davey.
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Thursday 19 May 2016
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Wednesday 18 May 2016
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Mr Young was unexpectedly evacuated from his flat on Friday following the discovery of a Second World War bomb nearby. He left items he would need for the weekend, including the violin, in the boot of his girlfriend’s car parked in a street.
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Itzhak Perlman said he canceled his Wednesday performance with the North Carolina Symphony after he was told he would not be able to include a personal statement opposing the state's new law limiting antidiscrimination policies
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