Hello.

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!

My site is mostly Classical Music-based: News, Reviews and general odd-jobbery, things to read and things to watch. Please do have a gander.

Cheers, Col

A message from the BSO Press Office: the new normal.

A message from the BSO Press Office: the new normal.

Hello, We at the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops appreciate how difficult and strange this new world is for you. Many of our Arts and Entertainment journalist friends are now covering Covid-19 stories, while others are trying to find stories to cover -- when...

I once met Margaret Thatcher … written by Andrew Keener.

I once met Margaret Thatcher … written by Andrew Keener.

My phone rang just as I was setting out to supervise an orchestral recording session with a well-known piano soloist and conductor in London’s Abbey Road Studio No.1. It was the manager of the CD label employing my services as a producer. The Prime Minister is...

Herbert von Karajan: The Complete Decca Recordings.

Herbert von Karajan: The Complete Decca Recordings.

Austrian conductor Herbert von Karajan, born 5 April 1908, Salzburg, died 16 July 1989, Anif. The chunky booklet gives all the information a collector wants: recording dates (here from March 1959, Also sprach Zarathustra, to April/May 1978, Le nozze di Figaro) and...