Pick of the Week

Why Mahler?

Starting Mahler year tomorrow on BBC Radio 3, I am giving a short talk, Why Mahler?, which is also the

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Putting the new Chagall in context

Jackie Wullschlager, Chagall’s recent biographer, reviewing the newly discovered crucifixixon image in the Financial Times, suggests that it has obliged her to rethink the

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Out with the count

I was sorry to read this morning of the death of Otto, Count Lambsdorff, the former German economics minister. I met

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