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Choir
By , 08 March 2019
Choir
08 Mar 2019
And the glory of the altos shall be revealed
By Jane Shuttleworth
John Nelson © Marco Borggreve
By , 27 February 2019
John Nelson © Marco Borggreve
27 Feb 2019
Berlioz 150: John Nelson on the Requiem
By John Nelson
Michael Spyres © Marco Borrelli
By , 26 February 2019
Michael Spyres © Marco Borrelli
26 Feb 2019
Berlioz 150: Michael Spyres on the tenor roles
By Michael Spyres
Thomas Hampson using a tablet for his concert in the Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin © Peter Adamik | Pierre Boulez Saal
By , 18 February 2019
Thomas Hampson using a tablet for his concert in the Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin © Peter Adamik | Pierre Boulez Saal
18 Feb 2019
Digital worlds in the Concert Hall
By Michael Klier
Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
By , 11 February 2019
Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
11 Feb 2019
Berlioz 150: Harold in Italy
By Antoine Tamestit
Sir Roger Norrington © Manfred Esser
By , 04 February 2019
Sir Roger Norrington © Manfred Esser
04 Feb 2019
Berlioz 150: The Amazing Fantastique
By Sir Roger Norrington
© Beethoven-Haus Bonn
By , 01 February 2019
© Beethoven-Haus Bonn
01 Feb 2019
A week with Ludwig: Beethoven-Woche in Bonn
By Roy Westbrook
García Lorca seated at the piano in Huerta de San Vicente © Diputación de Ourense | Fundación Eduardo Blanco Amor
By , 19 January 2019
García Lorca seated at the piano in Huerta de San Vicente © Diputación de Ourense | Fundación Eduardo Blanco Amor
19 Jan 2019
Spanish song at the dawn of the 20th century
By Teresa Adrán
Itsukushima (also known as Miyajima) is an easy day trip from Hiroshima © Jordy Meow
By , 10 January 2019
Itsukushima (also known as Miyajima) is an easy day trip from Hiroshima © Jordy Meow
10 Jan 2019
Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra: scene of war, promoting peace
By Robert Markow
Facsimile of the first edition
By , 04 January 2019
Facsimile of the first edition
04 Jan 2019
Poisoned Love: Robert Schumann’s Dichterliebe
By Jenny Camilleri
Roderick Williams © Benjamin Ealovega
By , 04 January 2019
Roderick Williams © Benjamin Ealovega
04 Jan 2019
Roderick Williams on singing Schubert’s Winterreise in English
By Roderick Williams
Janine Jansen © Harald Hoffmann | Decca
By , 03 January 2019
Janine Jansen © Harald Hoffmann | Decca
03 Jan 2019
The history of the Stradivari Rivaz Baron Gutmann violin
By Frank Kuznik
Music is at the heart of life in Cuba © Greg Montani
By , 18 December 2018
Music is at the heart of life in Cuba © Greg Montani
18 Dec 2018
Cuba for classical culture vultures
By Melanie Webb
Nutcrackers at the Sachsenhaus am Gendarmenmarkt © David Karlin
By , 14 December 2018
Nutcrackers at the Sachsenhaus am Gendarmenmarkt © David Karlin
14 Dec 2018
The Nutcracker: the facts behind the magic
By Alexandra Desvignes
Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov: Snegurochka (Snow Maiden) © Wikipedia - Public Domain
By , 10 December 2018
Viktor Mikhailovich Vasnetsov: Snegurochka (Snow Maiden) © Wikipedia - Public Domain
10 Dec 2018
Frost, Snowflakes and Snow Maidens: a journey through a Russian winter
By Mark Pullinger
Semperoper Dresden © Frank Exß
By , 10 December 2018
Semperoper Dresden © Frank Exß
10 Dec 2018
Dashing Dresden: a great musical destination to explore in 2019
By Stephen Pritchard
Das Rheingold, with giant heads of Fasolt and Fafner © Zsófia Pályi, Müpa Budapest
By , 04 December 2018
Das Rheingold, with giant heads of Fasolt and Fafner © Zsófia Pályi, Müpa Budapest
04 Dec 2018
Why you should see your first Ring in Budapest
By David Karlin
Altar triptych from the Propsteikirche in Dortmund by Derick Baegert
By , 02 December 2018
Altar triptych from the Propsteikirche in Dortmund by Derick Baegert
02 Dec 2018
Unwrapping Bach's Christmas Gifts
By Jane Shuttleworth
Altes Rathaus © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
By , 12 November 2018
Altes Rathaus © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
12 Nov 2018
A shining concert hall in a surprising city: visiting Bamberg
By David Karlin
Aldo Ciccolini, 1949 Long Thibaud Crespin laureate with piano-maker Andre Gaveau's dog Blanche-Neige © Fondation Long Thibaud Crespin
By , 08 November 2018
Aldo Ciccolini, 1949 Long Thibaud Crespin laureate with piano-maker Andre Gaveau's dog Blanche-Neige © Fondation Long Thibaud Crespin
08 Nov 2018
Once upon a tempo: the history of classical music competitions
By Laura Volpi
From left to right: Kanade Yokoyama, Nodoka Okisawa and Masaru Kumakura © Min-On Concert Association
By , 26 October 2018
From left to right: Kanade Yokoyama, Nodoka Okisawa and Masaru Kumakura © Min-On Concert Association
26 Oct 2018
18th Tokyo International Music Competition for Conducting: 2018 report
By Thomas May
Arnaud Suard at his craft © Tristan Labouret / Bachtrack
By , 22 October 2018
Arnaud Suard at his craft © Tristan Labouret / Bachtrack
22 Oct 2018
The mysteries of the bow at the rue de Rome in Paris
By Tristan Labouret
Ethel Smyth used her golfing prowess to teach suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst how to throw bricks. © GPP | LSE Library
By , 12 October 2018
Ethel Smyth used her golfing prowess to teach suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst how to throw bricks. © GPP | LSE Library
12 Oct 2018
Polymath composers and their extra-musical successes
By Timmy Fisher
Naruhiko Kawaguchi and Aleksandra Świgut (2nd equal prize) and Tomasz Ritter (1st prize) © Julien Hanck
By , 09 October 2018
Naruhiko Kawaguchi and Aleksandra Świgut (2nd equal prize) and Tomasz Ritter (1st prize) © Julien Hanck
09 Oct 2018
Second youth: period instruments at the Chopin Competition
By Julien Hanck
Richard Lin © Denis Ryan Kelly Jr
By , 27 September 2018
Richard Lin © Denis Ryan Kelly Jr
27 Sep 2018
The stuff that dreams are made of
By Hilary Stroh
Clavichord ornament © Sguastevi
By , 18 September 2018
Clavichord ornament © Sguastevi
18 Sep 2018
Fantastic musical instruments and where to find them
By Katia de Miguel
The Teatro Real de Madrid © Javier del Real
By , 12 September 2018
The Teatro Real de Madrid © Javier del Real
12 Sep 2018
Madrid for classical music lovers
By Katia de Miguel
Joaquín Rodrigo in Salzburg © Courtesy of the Fundación Victoria y Joaquín Rodrigo
By , 11 September 2018
Joaquín Rodrigo in Salzburg © Courtesy of the Fundación Victoria y Joaquín Rodrigo
11 Sep 2018
Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez
By David Karlin
The Alhambra Palace in Granada © Turismo de Andalucía
By , 03 September 2018
The Alhambra Palace in Granada © Turismo de Andalucía
03 Sep 2018
The best of Spanish music festivals
By Katia de Miguel
Vienna © WienTourismus | Christian Stemper
By , 23 August 2018
Vienna © WienTourismus | Christian Stemper
23 Aug 2018
Ten of the most important cities in classical music history
By Danny Riley
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay © Mori Hidetaka
By , 15 August 2018
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay © Mori Hidetaka
15 Aug 2018
Ten stunning 21st-century concert venues
By Danny Riley
Palais Garnier © Paris Tourist Office | David Lefranc
By , 03 August 2018
Palais Garnier © Paris Tourist Office | David Lefranc
03 Aug 2018
Ten beautiful opera houses across the world
By Danny Riley
Schönbrunn Palace © Simon Matzinger | Wikimedia Commons
By , 16 July 2018
Schönbrunn Palace © Simon Matzinger | Wikimedia Commons
16 Jul 2018
Ten important Mozart places to visit
By Danny Riley
Oliver Knussen © Mark Allan | BBC
By , 11 July 2018
Oliver Knussen © Mark Allan | BBC
11 Jul 2018
Remembering Oliver Knussen: ten essential works
By Benjamin Poore
The St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery Church in Vienna's Central Cemetery © Bwag | Wikimedia Commons
By , 04 July 2018
The St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery Church in Vienna's Central Cemetery © Bwag | Wikimedia Commons
04 Jul 2018
Ten final resting places of famous composers
By Danny Riley
View of Malá Strana © Prague City Tourism
By , 27 June 2018
View of Malá Strana © Prague City Tourism
27 Jun 2018
Top ten Beethoven places to visit
By Danny Riley
Emily D’Angelo © Concours musical international de Montréal 2018
By , 20 June 2018
Emily D’Angelo © Concours musical international de Montréal 2018
20 Jun 2018
The Mastersingers of Montréal: A singing competition of superlatives
By Snapdragon
The Thomaskirche © Leipzig Tourism
By , 13 June 2018
The Thomaskirche © Leipzig Tourism
13 Jun 2018
Bach and beyond: a musical guide to Leipzig
By Stephen Pritchard
Johannes Brahms and Richard Mühlfeld © Wikicommons
By , 24 May 2018
Johannes Brahms and Richard Mühlfeld © Wikicommons
24 May 2018
Brahms’ muse: Richard Mühlfeld, autumnal inspiration
By Mark Pullinger
The disputed "Edlinger Mozart" portrait (c 1790), possibly the last portrait of the composer © Wikicommons
By , 02 May 2018
The disputed "Edlinger Mozart" portrait (c 1790), possibly the last portrait of the composer © Wikicommons
02 May 2018
Mozart’s muse: Anton Stadler and the basset clarinet
By Mark Pullinger
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