It seems appropriate that as the city is in the process of constructing its third Bosphorus bridge, music and the arts in Istanbul are also crossing barriers. Katy Wright reports from Istanbul on the city’s fast-growing private-sponsored arts scene.
As part of the major changes we've just unveiled on Bachtrack, we are thrilled to be listing events from both the Berlin Philharmonic's Digital Concert Hall, and the Met Opera on Demand archive. Find out how to use this here.
Celebrate dance and take a peek behind the scenes: read about six top dance photographers around the world – Simone Ghera, Joe Lambie, Jordan Matter, Tom Medwell, Renata Pavam and Sian Trenberth – and take a look at some of their work.
We're celebrating the many enhancements on our site for opera lovers with a special Opera Month during which we will publish articles on various subjects connected with the theme. You will also find more listings and reviews from many of the major Opera Houses worldwide.
For Bachtrack’s Baroque Music Month, musicologist and passionate Handel advocate Corrina Connor and Margaret Steinitz, Artistic Director of the London Bach Society, debate the relative merits of their preferred Baroque composer.