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Florian Riem © Sihoon Kim
By , 01 November 2019
Florian Riem © Sihoon Kim
01 Nov 2019
Florian Riem on how to make the most of a music competition
By Laura Volpi
James Rutherford as Hans Sachs in the 2015 San Francisco Opera production of Meistersinger © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
By , 01 November 2019
James Rutherford as Hans Sachs in the 2015 San Francisco Opera production of Meistersinger © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
01 Nov 2019
James Rutherford on becoming Wagner's Hans Sachs
By Mark Valencia
Kurt Weill © Bundesarchiv, Bild 146-2005-0119, CC-BY-SA 3.0
By , 25 October 2019
Kurt Weill © Bundesarchiv, Bild 146-2005-0119, CC-BY-SA 3.0
25 Oct 2019
When that shark bites: Brecht, Weill and the Nazis
By Timmy Fisher
Extract from the autograph manuscript of Les Contes d'Hoffmann, rediscovered by Keck © archives Jean-Christophe Keck, Paris
By , 25 October 2019
Extract from the autograph manuscript of Les Contes d'Hoffmann, rediscovered by Keck © archives Jean-Christophe Keck, Paris
25 Oct 2019
On the trail of Offenbach: interview with Jean-Christophe Keck
By Tristan Labouret
By , 25 October 2019
25 Oct 2019
A personal take: Elgar's Cello Concerto at 100
By Bachtrack
Marcelle Lender Dancing the Bolero in Chilpéric, 1895 © Wikimedia Commons
By , 22 October 2019
Marcelle Lender Dancing the Bolero in Chilpéric, 1895 © Wikimedia Commons
22 Oct 2019
Toperettas: the history of operetta in ten works
By Kurt Gänzl
By , 17 October 2019
17 Oct 2019
Tokyo's orchestral scene flourishes under international Maestros
By Bachtrack
Béla Bartók © Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain
By , 16 October 2019
Béla Bartók © Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain
16 Oct 2019
Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra: a journey from darkness to light
By Sam Jacobson
Daniel Froschauer © Julia Wesely
By , 15 October 2019
Daniel Froschauer © Julia Wesely
15 Oct 2019
Friends for life: Suntory Hall and the Wiener Philharmoniker
By Bachtrack
Jason Cady’s Buick City, 1:00 AM is a podcast opera © Lauren Kolesinskas
By , 15 October 2019
Jason Cady’s Buick City, 1:00 AM is a podcast opera © Lauren Kolesinskas
15 Oct 2019
New Opera in New York: How to keep opera moving and exciting
By Jason Cady
Sir Byrn Terfel © Rolex | Johannes Ifkovits
By , 11 October 2019
Sir Byrn Terfel © Rolex | Johannes Ifkovits
11 Oct 2019
Comedy is a serious business: Sir Bryn Terfel on Don Pasquale
By Mark Pullinger
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Dutch National Opera © Pascal Victor
By , 10 October 2019
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Dutch National Opera © Pascal Victor
10 Oct 2019
Sin City: Mahagonny lives
By Timmy Fisher
Teatro de la Zarzuela Artistic Director Daniel Bianco © Wikimedia Commons | Vmuguercia
By , 10 October 2019
Teatro de la Zarzuela Artistic Director Daniel Bianco © Wikimedia Commons | Vmuguercia
10 Oct 2019
Daniel Bianco talks about the modernisation of zarzuela
By Juan José Freijo
Barbara Hannigan and the GSO © GSOplay
By , 07 October 2019
Barbara Hannigan and the GSO © GSOplay
07 Oct 2019
Girl Crazy with Barbara Hannigan in Gothenburg
By Ronja Persson
Transporting a Viscount Organ across a Nigerian lake © Viscount Organs
By , 04 October 2019
Transporting a Viscount Organ across a Nigerian lake © Viscount Organs
04 Oct 2019
From Wellington to Berkshire: the renaissance of the digital organ
By Stephen Pritchard
Kevin O'Hare © Joe Plimmer
By , 03 October 2019
Kevin O'Hare © Joe Plimmer
03 Oct 2019
A cellist, Inferno, fire and ice: Kevin O’Hare
By Mark Pullinger
Barrie Kosky © Jan Windszus Photography
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick, 02 October 2019
Barrie Kosky © Jan Windszus Photography
02 Oct 2019
Barrie Kosky on The Joy of Operetta
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick
By , 01 October 2019
01 Oct 2019
Rediscovering the original glory of operetta
By Kevin Clarke
James Conway © William Knight
By , 01 October 2019
James Conway © William Knight
01 Oct 2019
James Conway on the satirical yet poetic world of Kurt Weill
By Bachtrack
Hank Dutt resized
By , 30 September 2019
Hank Dutt resized
30 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Hank Dutt (Kronos Quartet)
By Bachtrack
Semyon Bychkov © Marco Borggreve
By , 30 September 2019
Semyon Bychkov © Marco Borggreve
30 Sep 2019
The daddy of the Czech Philharmonic: Semyon Bychkov
By David Karlin
Amihai Grosz © Felix Rettberg
By , 26 September 2019
Amihai Grosz © Felix Rettberg
26 Sep 2019
Amihai Grosz: “If an orchestra was a body, violas would be its heart”
By Pierre Liscia
The Georgian National Ballet © Tsinandali Festival
By , 24 September 2019
The Georgian National Ballet © Tsinandali Festival
24 Sep 2019
Joy of life and hope at the inaugural Tsinandali Festival
By James Imam
Autograph Harold in Italy
Autograph Harold in Italy
24 Sep 2019
Bachtrack top ten: Viola playlist
By Mark Pullinger & Elisabeth Schwarz
Geraldine Walther resized
By , 23 September 2019
Geraldine Walther resized
23 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Geraldine Walther (Takács Quartet)
By Bachtrack
Kirill Karabits © Konrad Kwik
By , 19 September 2019
Kirill Karabits © Konrad Kwik
19 Sep 2019
Pushing the limits: Kirill Karabits
By Elisabeth Schwarz
Garth Knox © Knut Utler
By , 19 September 2019
Garth Knox © Knut Utler
19 Sep 2019
Garth Knox: for the love of the Viola d’amore
By Garth Knox
Sophie Joyce Paterson © PR | Private
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick, 17 September 2019
Sophie Joyce Paterson © PR | Private
17 Sep 2019
Sophie Joyce Paterson on the search for New Voices
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick
KC resized
By , 17 September 2019
KC resized
17 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Krzysztof Chorzelski (Belcea Quartet)
By Bachtrack
Erwin Schrott © Dario Acosta
By , 13 September 2019
Erwin Schrott © Dario Acosta
13 Sep 2019
Leaping across the footlights: Erwin Schrott on opera's “bad boy”
By Mark Pullinger
Dagmar Manzel © Janine Guldener
By , 13 September 2019
Dagmar Manzel © Janine Guldener
13 Sep 2019
Dagmar Manzel on her love for the music of the Weimar Republic
By Sarah Schnoor
Laurent Bernadac presents the 3DVarius © Thomas Tetu - lesimagesdetom.com
By , 12 September 2019
Laurent Bernadac presents the 3DVarius © Thomas Tetu - lesimagesdetom.com
12 Sep 2019
The viola in the history of stringed instruments’ making
By Manon Decroix
Helen Wallace © Nick White
By , 12 September 2019
Helen Wallace © Nick White
12 Sep 2019
Unwrapping nature in the new season at Kings Place
By Mark Pullinger
Dominique Meyer © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Poehn
By , 10 September 2019
Dominique Meyer © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Poehn
10 Sep 2019
Dominique Meyer says farewell to the Vienna State Opera
By Stephen Pritchard
Marie Chilemme
By , 10 September 2019
Marie Chilemme
10 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Marie Chilemme (Quatuor Ébène)
By Bachtrack
The Gothenburg Symphony, Santtu-Matias Rouvali and Leif Ove Andsnes © Francis Löfvenholm
By , 10 September 2019
The Gothenburg Symphony, Santtu-Matias Rouvali and Leif Ove Andsnes © Francis Löfvenholm
10 Sep 2019
Andsnes’ crystal clear Grieg and Shostakovich’s ambiguous symphony
By Ronja Persson
Auditorio de Tenerife © OST
By , 09 September 2019
Auditorio de Tenerife © OST
09 Sep 2019
Sun, sea, sand… and Schumann: Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
By Bachtrack
Tabea Zimmermann © Marco Borggreve
By , 06 September 2019
Tabea Zimmermann © Marco Borggreve
06 Sep 2019
Ludwig connnections: Tabea Zimmermann on Beethoven's viola
By Frank Kuznik
Svetlana Zakharova in Gabrielle Chanel © Jack Devant
By , 06 September 2019
Svetlana Zakharova in Gabrielle Chanel © Jack Devant
06 Sep 2019
Queen of the Bolshoi Svetlana Zakharova on her love affair with London
By Mark Pullinger
Jonathan Brown resized
By , 04 September 2019
Jonathan Brown resized
04 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Jonathan Brown (Cuarteto Casals)
By Bachtrack
Aviel Cahn © Nicolas Schopfer
By , 04 September 2019
Aviel Cahn © Nicolas Schopfer
04 Sep 2019
Aviel Cahn: a white sheet of paper for opera in Geneva
By David Karlin
Viola player Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
By , 02 September 2019
Viola player Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
02 Sep 2019
The evolution of a muffled minority: viola players throughout history
By Tristan Labouret
clown
clown
02 Sep 2019
Bachtrack top ten: viola jokes
By Mark Pullinger & Elisabeth Schwarz
Anu Komsi © Maarit Kytoharju
By , 02 September 2019
Anu Komsi © Maarit Kytoharju
02 Sep 2019
Anu Komsi on Nordic composers, musical education and Accused
By Bachtrack
By , 15 August 2019
15 Aug 2019
Bachground music: a day with Johann Sebastian
By Laura Volpi
Benjamin Britten (left) and Dmitri Shostakovich (right) © Keystone Press, Alamy (left) | Interfoto, Alamy (right)
By , 02 August 2019
Benjamin Britten (left) and Dmitri Shostakovich (right) © Keystone Press, Alamy (left) | Interfoto, Alamy (right)
02 Aug 2019
The friendship between Britten and Shostakovich sparks a new orchestra
By Stephen Pritchard
Avi Shoshani © Eyal Izhar
By , 29 July 2019
Avi Shoshani © Eyal Izhar
29 Jul 2019
Tsinandali Festival: a symbol of unity in a divided region
By James Imam
Sanja Petrovski in the Rector's Palace in 1991 © Željko Karavida
By , 19 July 2019
Sanja Petrovski in the Rector's Palace in 1991 © Željko Karavida
19 Jul 2019
Dancing heals: how a Croatian ballerina defied war
By Jane Hobson
Shizuka Hariu
By , 19 July 2019
Shizuka Hariu
19 Jul 2019
Shizuka Hariu on adapting Written on Skin for the concert hall
By Bachtrack
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1916) © AKG Images
By , 18 July 2019
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1916) © AKG Images
18 Jul 2019
From Vienna to the Silver Screen: the life of Erich Korngold explored
By Bachtrack