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

Dempsey and Makepeace.

Dempsey and Makepeace.

I don’t rely on TV for entertainment, rather it’s music for nourishment, but I did spend a bit of time in front of the box over the Christmas period. What limited scheduling (okay, the making of new programmes was no doubt restricted due to Covid) – BBC One had an...

Saturday evenings just won’t be the same…

Saturday evenings just won’t be the same…

… now that Rob Cowan has signed-off from Classic FM. Last night was the final instalment of Cowan’s Classics, regularly an eclectic mix of artists (across decades of recordings) and repertoire (from Telemann to Tippett), well-pitched for music-lovers of different...