Classical Notes: Top tenor makes a plea for musicians in distress
Acclaimed tenor Jonas Kauffmann has drawn attention to the psychological toll being taken on musicians as a result of the coronavirus
In the past few weeks, I’ve been trying to convince myself that things were beginning to brighten up a bit and there might be some cracks in the black wall of Covid-19 where, as Leonard Cohen told us, the light gets in.
These, alas, turned out to be New Year delusions of the hallucinogenic kind. We have all put our faith in the arrival of vaccines, but a quick tour of opera and...
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Album reviews: Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi, Imelda May and London Grammar
Folk songs by way of North Carolina and Limerick, a new album from the Liberties singer/songwriter and an electronic/pop trio’s third record are all reviewed this week
Rhythm Nation: Sam Rasmussen of the Paper Kites selects the playlist
The Australian indie folk-rocker pick the tunes that have inspired him
Classical Notes: Veronica Dunne leaves a noble legacy to young singers
The internationally renowned opera singer’s spirit will live on through the countless young singers she helped to develop down the years
Getting schooled by Grammar: Hannah Reid interviewed
After years of feeling belittled in a predominantly male business, Hannah Reid decided enough was enough and, with her band London Grammar, has produced a record that confronts sexism in the music industry