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Wednesday 1 July 2015
2:48PM GMT (4 days, 21 hours ago)
The newly announced future conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic reportedly has refused to give further interviews after two major German media outlets published antisemitic comments about him.
2:32PM GMT (4 days, 21 hours ago)
The controversy-torn Wagner festival has appointed Christian Thielemann as its first independent music director. Unusually, this news emerged in the car park...
11:40AM GMT (5 days ago)
A new scientific study based on research by the Royal College of Music's Centre for Performance Science has proven what singers and those who regularly attend classical music concerts have long known: that classical music physically reduces stress.
Tuesday 30 June 2015
10:08PM GMT (5 days, 14 hours ago)
A production of William Tell at Covent Garden prompted walkouts with a five-minute rape scene. It’s not the first time an opera has stirred outrage The Royal Opera House rape scene disgusted its audience. But it did not move them...
9:39AM GMT (6 days, 2 hours ago)
Die Redaktion von NDR Kultur bedauert die Veröffentlichung des Kommentars "Petrenko vs. Thielemann?" in seiner ersten Fassung. Die darin verwendete Analogie zu Figuren des Wagnerschen Rings wurde entfernt, denn sie hätte nicht gewählt und der Kommentar aus diesem Grunde nicht veröffentlicht werden dürfen.
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