Pick of the Week:

Scots snare music biz boss

Costa Pilavachi, former Universal Music v-p, has joined the board of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra. He’s a rare catch for the Scots, who usually

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Menahem Pressler at 94

The universally loved pianist blew out his candles for us on Saturday night. Sunday morning he sat down at the piano to learn a new

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Puccini’s last descendant is dead

Simonetta Puccini, whose claim to be the composer’s illegitimate granddaughter was recognised after fierce legal battles, died yesterday at 89. Simonetta Giurumello was the child

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