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Anybody seen Alberto Vilar?

They took his name off the Floral Hall at Covent Garden today and replaced it with Paul Hamlyn’s, a deceased publisher whose foundation kicked in

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Anybody seen Alberto Vilar?

They took his name off the Floral Hall at Covent Garden today and replaced it with Paul Hamlyn’s, a deceased publisher whose foundation kicked in

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You read it here first

The BBC has acted for once sensibly and without fuss in reunifying its two prime classical musical jobs – head of Radio 3 with controller

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LA Law

Some months ago, I reported that Esa-Pekka Salonen was joining London’s Philharmonia Orchestra as music director and, in doing so, was preparing to leave California.

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LA Law

Some months ago, I reported that Esa-Pekka Salonen was joining London’s Philharmonia Orchestra as music director and, in doing so, was preparing to leave California.

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Unfiltered noise

The music critic of the New Yorker has reproduced statistics from the Record Industry Association of America (RIAA) purporting to show that classical recording is

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Read this and weep

EMI is the label that introduced us to Schnabel, Richter, Argerich, Barenboim and Pollini. Myleene Klass is a pop singer who was chosen for stardom

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Read this and weep

EMI is the label that introduced us to Schnabel, Richter, Argerich, Barenboim and Pollini. Myleene Klass is a pop singer who was chosen for stardom

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