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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
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