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I’m Colin Anderson, a writer on music and the editor of Classical Source.

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International Opera Awards 2023 Shortlist Announced.

International Opera Awards 2023 Shortlist Announced.

INTERNATIONAL OPERA AWARDS 2023 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED WITH NOMINEES FROM 26 COUNTRIES TEATR WIELKI, POLISH NATIONAL OPERA, WARSAW TO HOST AWARDS CEREMONY ON 9 NOVEMBER VOTING FOR OPERA MAGAZINE READERS’ AWARD OPEN Harry Hyman, Founder of the International Opera Awards ©...

London Symphony Orchestra – Antonio Pappano conducts Ravel’s La valse & Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances, with Patricia Kopatchinskaja playing Fazil Say’s First Violin Concerto (1001 Nights in the Harem).

London Symphony Orchestra – Antonio Pappano conducts Ravel’s La valse & Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances, with Patricia Kopatchinskaja playing Fazil Say’s First Violin Concerto (1001 Nights in the Harem).

Sunday, October 8, 2023 Barbican Hall, London Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga With Antonio Pappano captaining the journey, recorded for future broadcast on Mezzo (catch it when it comes), this was one of those concerts when virtuosity and art, imagination and electricity,...