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By , 27 April 2018
27 Apr 2018
The art of being a festival director
By Thomas May
Castel Sant'Angelo © Mark Pullinger
By , 20 April 2018
Castel Sant'Angelo © Mark Pullinger
20 Apr 2018
Postcard from Rome
By Mark Pullinger
Piazza Duomo, Cremona © Archivio fotografico Comune di Cremona - Infopoint
By , 17 April 2018
Piazza Duomo, Cremona © Archivio fotografico Comune di Cremona - Infopoint
17 Apr 2018
A taste of Italy: Five alternative destinations you don't want to miss
By Clara Colotti
Ascona, on Lake Maggiore © Alessio Pizzicannella | Ascona Locarno Tourism
By , 13 April 2018
Ascona, on Lake Maggiore © Alessio Pizzicannella | Ascona Locarno Tourism
13 Apr 2018
Bachtrack's alternative places for cultural travellers
By Bachtrack
Lake Lammasjärvi © Stefan Bremer
By , 06 April 2018
Lake Lammasjärvi © Stefan Bremer
06 Apr 2018
“See you in Kuhmo!”: A performer’s perspective
By Bachtrack
Sounds of the Dolomites © Daniele Lira
By , 05 April 2018
Sounds of the Dolomites © Daniele Lira
05 Apr 2018
When classical music goes wild: top 10 outdoor festivals
By Bachtrack
Music for 18 Musicians at Bergen International Festival © Paal Audestad/NMH/Bergen International Festival
By , 29 March 2018
Music for 18 Musicians at Bergen International Festival © Paal Audestad/NMH/Bergen International Festival
29 Mar 2018
The way forward: contemporary music festivals for 2018
By Danny Riley
The Paul Sacher Foundation library © Ute Schendel, Basel
By , 26 March 2018
The Paul Sacher Foundation library © Ute Schendel, Basel
26 Mar 2018
Unearthed in Basel: new work by youthful Boulez
By Danny Riley
Stockhausen manning the controls in 1992 © Dutch National Opera
By , 21 March 2018
Stockhausen manning the controls in 1992 © Dutch National Opera
21 Mar 2018
Stockhausen’s epic vision and aus LICHT
By Simon Cummings
© George Grantham Bain Collection/Fred Palumbo/Dutch National Archives
By , 13 March 2018
© George Grantham Bain Collection/Fred Palumbo/Dutch National Archives
13 Mar 2018
Ten works that shaped contemporary music
By Benjamin Poore
Albert Pinkham Ryder's The Flying Dutchman © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 09 March 2018
Albert Pinkham Ryder's The Flying Dutchman © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
09 Mar 2018
10 facts about Der fliegende Holländer
By Danny Riley
Joseph Gordon and Tiler Peck of NYCB in Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free © Paul Kolnik (Photo courtesy of New York City Ballet)
By , 05 March 2018
Joseph Gordon and Tiler Peck of NYCB in Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free © Paul Kolnik (Photo courtesy of New York City Ballet)
05 Mar 2018
Bernstein and the art of symphonic ballet
By Graham Watts
Manuscript of La Doriclea
By , 26 February 2018
Manuscript of La Doriclea
26 Feb 2018
Alessandro Stradella: cloaks, daggers, genius
By Jonathan Sutherland
Diego Velásquez: Cristo Crucificado © Wikipedia | Public Domain
By , 19 February 2018
Diego Velásquez: Cristo Crucificado © Wikipedia | Public Domain
19 Feb 2018
Bach's St Matthew and St John Passions
By Jane Shuttleworth
August Weger's 19th century engraving of Bach © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 19 February 2018
August Weger's 19th century engraving of Bach © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
19 Feb 2018
10 major Bach works on Bachtrack At Home
By Danny Riley
© Google MyMaps
By , 12 February 2018
© Google MyMaps
12 Feb 2018
Top ten baroque cities: a visitor's guide
By Frank Kuznik
By , 12 February 2018
12 Feb 2018
Ten alternative versions of Bach
By Danny Riley
Handel's music room at Handel House © Handel House
By Katharine Hogg, 05 February 2018
Handel's music room at Handel House © Handel House
05 Feb 2018
Top ten Handel places to visit in London
By Katharine Hogg
Glyndebourne © Mark Pullinger
By , 31 January 2018
Glyndebourne © Mark Pullinger
31 Jan 2018
Opera Festival highlights for Summer 2018
By Bachtrack
Wagner in 1861 © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 24 January 2018
Wagner in 1861 © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
24 Jan 2018
Wagner and the Wesendonck-Lieder
By Danny Riley
James Warren Childe's portrait of Felix Mendelssohn © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 18 January 2018
James Warren Childe's portrait of Felix Mendelssohn © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
18 Jan 2018
Mendelssohn on tour
By Danny Riley
© Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 11 January 2018
© Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
11 Jan 2018
Josef Kotek and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto
By Danny Riley
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, home of LA Opera © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
By , 01 January 2018
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, home of LA Opera © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
01 Jan 2018
Opera on the West Coast: the state of the art
By David Karlin
By , 21 December 2017
21 Dec 2017
The young take the high ground at Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad
By Julien Hanck
Hugo Hagen's bust statue of Beethoven © Library of Congress | Wikimedia Commons
By , 20 December 2017
Hugo Hagen's bust statue of Beethoven © Library of Congress | Wikimedia Commons
20 Dec 2017
Interpreting Joy: a guide to Beethoven’s Ninth
By Danny Riley
Bernstein in the TV studio in 1958 © Bert Bial | New York Philharmonic Digital Archives
By , 18 December 2017
Bernstein in the TV studio in 1958 © Bert Bial | New York Philharmonic Digital Archives
18 Dec 2017
The educational legacy of Leonard Bernstein
By Bachtrack
Serious young man: Sibelius in 1892 by Eero Järnefelt © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 04 December 2017
Serious young man: Sibelius in 1892 by Eero Järnefelt © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
04 Dec 2017
The story of Finlandia
By Danny Riley
Children's impressions from CTO's production of Hansel and Gretel
By , 01 December 2017
Children's impressions from CTO's production of Hansel and Gretel
01 Dec 2017
Music education at Cape Town Opera
By Danny Riley
Singers in the “Romano Drom” concert
By , 01 December 2017
Singers in the “Romano Drom” concert
01 Dec 2017
Music education at the Czech Philharmonic
By Danny Riley
Photo of Gustav Mahler by Moriz Nähr © Wikimedia Commons | Public domain
By , 29 November 2017
Photo of Gustav Mahler by Moriz Nähr © Wikimedia Commons | Public domain
29 Nov 2017
The At Home Guide to Mahler’s Sixth Symphony
By Danny Riley
Arne Nordheim in 1968 © Wikimedia Commons | Municipal Archives of Trondheim
By , 21 November 2017
Arne Nordheim in 1968 © Wikimedia Commons | Municipal Archives of Trondheim
21 Nov 2017
Guide to contemporary Norwegian music
By Danny Riley
Prize winners of the 2017 Neue Stimmen Competition © Neue Stimmen
By , 08 November 2017
Prize winners of the 2017 Neue Stimmen Competition © Neue Stimmen
08 Nov 2017
Ten benefits of taking part in vocal competitions
By Zenaida des Aubris
Giovanni Boldini's portait of Verdi © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
By , 17 October 2017
Giovanni Boldini's portait of Verdi © Public domain | Wikimedia Commons
17 Oct 2017
Disbelieving Composers, Sacred Music
By Danny Riley
Tone row from Schoenberg Piano Piece, Op.33a © Wikimedia Commons
By , 16 October 2017
Tone row from Schoenberg Piano Piece, Op.33a © Wikimedia Commons
16 Oct 2017
Road to Modernism: pianistic shock waves
By Mark Thomas
Beethoven and Brahms © Wikimedia Commons
By , 11 October 2017
Beethoven and Brahms © Wikimedia Commons
11 Oct 2017
The Top 10 Piano Concertos
By Danny Riley
Hermann von Kaulbach's Mozart's Last Days, 1873 © Wikimedia Commons | Public domain
By , 02 October 2017
Hermann von Kaulbach's Mozart's Last Days, 1873 © Wikimedia Commons | Public domain
02 Oct 2017
Mozart’s last year and the Requiem
By Danny Riley
First edition of Kreisleriana
By , 01 October 2017
First edition of Kreisleriana
01 Oct 2017
Robert Schumann's Kreisleriana
By Aaron Davies
Charlemagne Palestine © Agnès Gania
By , 01 October 2017
Charlemagne Palestine © Agnès Gania
01 Oct 2017
Charlemagne Palestine’s Strumming Music
By Danny Riley
Alfred Schnitte, by Reginald Gray © Royal College of Music, London
By , 30 September 2017
Alfred Schnitte, by Reginald Gray © Royal College of Music, London
30 Sep 2017
Out of Time: The Music of Alfred Schnittke
By Andrew Morris
Rodion Shchedrin
By , 14 September 2017
Rodion Shchedrin
14 Sep 2017
Soviet composers in the late 20th century
By Mark Thomas
Jean Sibelius in 1913, photograph by Daniel Nyblin © Wikimedia Commons
By , 12 September 2017
Jean Sibelius in 1913, photograph by Daniel Nyblin © Wikimedia Commons
12 Sep 2017
Totally Epic: Sibelius and the Kalevala
By Danny Riley
By , 08 September 2017
08 Sep 2017
From Russia to Cardiff: Russian Revolution in Wales
By Bachtrack
Mikhail Glinka and Modest Mussorgsky © Wikimedia Commons
By , 06 September 2017
Mikhail Glinka and Modest Mussorgsky © Wikimedia Commons
06 Sep 2017
Russian Composers and History
By Danny Riley
Postage stamp depicting Shostakovich with the score to the Leningrad Symphony © Wikicommons
By , 04 September 2017
Postage stamp depicting Shostakovich with the score to the Leningrad Symphony © Wikicommons
04 Sep 2017
Disentangling truth from propaganda: Leningrad
By Alexander Hall
Berlioz in 1832 by Émile Signol © Wikimedia Commons
By , 04 September 2017
Berlioz in 1832 by Émile Signol © Wikimedia Commons
04 Sep 2017
The story of Symphonie Fantastique
By Danny Riley
Portrait of Sergei Diaghilev by Valentin Serov © Wikimedia Commons
By , 25 August 2017
Portrait of Sergei Diaghilev by Valentin Serov © Wikimedia Commons
25 Aug 2017
Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes
By Rym Kechacha
St Mary's Church in Lübeck, where Buxtehude was organist from 1668 to 1707 © Arnold Paul | Wikimedia Commons
By , 23 August 2017
St Mary's Church in Lübeck, where Buxtehude was organist from 1668 to 1707 © Arnold Paul | Wikimedia Commons
23 Aug 2017
Bach and Buxtehude
By Danny Riley
Myeongdong at night © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
By , 18 August 2017
Myeongdong at night © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
18 Aug 2017
Postcard from Seoul, Korea
By David Karlin
Photograph of Benjamin Britten by Frank Wild, 1968 © Public Domain
By , 11 August 2017
Photograph of Benjamin Britten by Frank Wild, 1968 © Public Domain
11 Aug 2017
Britten and his Influences
By Danny Riley
Young, serious Schoenberg in 1903 © Wikimedia Commons
By , 03 August 2017
Young, serious Schoenberg in 1903 © Wikimedia Commons
03 Aug 2017
Schoenberg before serialism
By Danny Riley