Pick of the Week:

An American in Berlin, RIP

Operanostalgia has word of the death on September 23 of George Fortune, 87, an American baritone who was a member of the Deutsche Oper Belin

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Death of eminent organist

David Drinkell, former Organist and Master of the Choristers at St. Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast, has died. He moved on in 2016 to Christ Church Cathedral,

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Gramophone fixer dies at 100

Gramophone reports the death of Quita Chavez, a ubiquitous oiler of wheels in the classical record industry for half of the past century. She worked

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Aussie bone wins big

The Australian trombonist Jonathan Ramsey, principal of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, has won the 10,000-Euro Aeolus Wind Instruments Competition in Düsseldorf. Second was the Scottish

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