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I’m Colin Anderson, a writer on music and also the editor of Classical Source. Welcome to my Column; well, Nelson has one, so why not me!

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Barenboim conducts for Beirut.

Barenboim conducts for Beirut.

On Thursday and Friday this week (August 13 & 14) in Berlin's Pierre Boulez Saal, Daniel Barenboim will conduct members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in concerts "dedicated to the Lebanese people and the victims of the Beirut explosion." The repertoire...

VÍKINGUR ÓLAFSSON: NEWS & UPDATES.

VÍKINGUR ÓLAFSSON: NEWS & UPDATES.

BBC Radio 4 Front Row’s Artist-in-Residence, performing live each week for 3 monthsCreated and presented his own classical music series on Icelandic TVVirtual concerto performance from Iceland with Bergen Philharmonic in Norway “He’s got the keys to brighten the...

Sergei Babayan records Rachmaninov for Deutsche Grammophon.

Sergei Babayan records Rachmaninov for Deutsche Grammophon.

If there is a caveat for this release, it’s that the hour-long playing time is not enough – a measure of just how good this Rachmaninov recital is. Sergei Babayan has chosen fifteen pieces – mostly from the Preludes and Etudes-tableaux, adding, as a novelty, Volodos’s...