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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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Detroit Symphony Orchestra announces 2021-2022 season.

Detroit Symphony Orchestra announces 2021-2022 season.

Music Director Jader Bignamini’s first full season features major works from Beethoven’s Ninth to Wynton Marsalis’s Blues Symphony, acclaimed soloists, and music from a wide array of composers Music of William Dawson, James Lee III, Florence Price, Clara Schumann,...

Mahler Festival 2021 in Leipzig postponed until 2023.

Mahler Festival 2021 in Leipzig postponed until 2023.

As a result of the situation arising from the current pandemic, theinternational Mahler Festival, which was to take place at the Gewandhaus inmid-May 2021, is to be postponed until 2023. The programme for the Festivalin 2023 will be announced in the coming months.In...

A rather lovely piece of music…

A rather lovely piece of music…

Dusk by Cecil Armstrong Gibbs (1889-1960). Not heard it in years, so I am now pleased to catch this "slow waltz" as per the link below, courtesy of the Iain Sutherland Concert Orchestra and its eponymous conductor. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmyfIqWBUFc