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Hallé Winter Season, Episode 3: The Event Horizon.

Hallé Winter Season, Episode 3: The Event Horizon.

Simon Armitage (poet laureate) speaks, Jonathan Bloxham conducts (pictured; Hallé debut). Aaron Copland’s Quiet City (trumpet, cor anglais, strings) is first up, nocturnal reflections, emotions simmering – very well done in this recording from Hallé St Peter’s. There...

WIGMORE HALL ANNOUNCES NEW WEBCAST SCHEDULE.

WIGMORE HALL ANNOUNCES NEW WEBCAST SCHEDULE.

Director of Wigmore Hall, John Gilhooly, today announces, ‘In response to the current state of the pandemic, we have taken the decision to pause most of the activity at Wigmore Hall for the time being. However, we are able to share with you a number of exciting new...

Hephzibah Menuhin world premieres on Warner Classics.

Hephzibah Menuhin world premieres on Warner Classics.

This January 22,  Warner Classics releases Hephzibah Menuhin Homage – a new box set which sheds new light on the scope of her talentThe box set comprises 9 discs and 2 DVDs and has been curated by distinguished French filmmaker Bruno...