Pick of the Week:

Korean wins ARD piano final

The winner of the ARD piano prize is Jeung-Beum Sohn, 26, from South Korea. The German finalist Fabian Müller came second. In the guitar section, no

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When Karajan phoned Barenboim

The death of Pierre Bergé reminds me of the unexpected consequences of the wealthy fashion mogul’s decision to sack Daniel Barenboim as music director of the

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Broadway composer dies, aged 41

The death is reported of Michael Friedman, composer and lyricist of several Broadway shows, most successfully with Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. He was 41 years old.

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