Pick of the Week:

Splits ahead at CAMI

Further to the latest crumblings at IMG, we hear all is not well at the other mega-agency. Jean-Jacques Cesbron, who runs the profitable CAMI Music part of

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Seiji Ozawa receives Berlin honour

Before rehearsal today, the veteran conductor was named an honorary member of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. pictured: Seiji Ozawa, Knut Weber (Berliner Philharmoniker chairman), pianist Peter

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Why do we bother with ENO?

An avowed lover of English National Opera (and a former singer, it appears) has posted a long, thoughtful and anonymous reflection on all that has

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An outbreak of American operas

Over the coming weeks, the following American-themed operas will receive world premieres: This weekend, Opera Ithaca presents the world premiere production of Billy Blythe, an American

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Brum gets big gift

Amazing the surprises that spring from announcing a new music director. The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra has just announced a half-million pound ($700,00) gift,

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