The pianist Yevgeny Kissin announced tonight that he would travel in future only on his new Israeli papers. He
The concert was dedicated to Vladislav Tornovoi, a 23-year-old gay man tortured to death in southwest Russia in May.
The Finnish soprano Hanna Rantala pays tribute to her teacher Tom Krause, who has died, aged 79. photo: Marion Kalter/Lebrecht
This just in from a conductor who’s watching the live stream on a screen a few hundred metres from the
Somethig to cheer them in this bleak midwinter. Read here.
The German conductor received a kicking in Vienna for a lacklustre Magic Flute. Now he’s being savaged for poor Mozart