The éminence grise of contemporary music gives a lucid and combative interview to the BBVA Foundation, his intellect and his English diction unimpaired. He is asked
Opera Australia has produced some stunning images of the setting for its outdoors Madam Butterfly. Performances March 21-April 12. Tickets here.
Denis Matsuev is one of the Russian cultural figures put their names toa letter endorsing President Putin’s intervention in the Crimea. But it appears not everyone
There’s a story among Russian musicians that the great composer practised signing his name upside down. When asked why, Dmitri Shostakovich said ‘they are always
The Ulster Orchestra, headless and bedraggled, has boosted spirits with a video that rallies the north of Ireland behind its Rubgy team. It runs a