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

Welcome to my Column, a bit of a blog: news, reviews, things to watch, and other posts to read; a mix of things. I hope you like the contents.

Cheers, Col

Lucerne Festival is cancelled

Lucerne, 29 April 2020. With deepest regret, Lucerne Festival announces that the Summer Festivalmust be cancelled owing to the coronavirus pandemic. It was to have taken place between 14 Augustand 13 September. Owing to the provisions that the Swiss Federal Council...

Press statement from the Royal Opera House

Today [April 27] we can confirm that all remaining Royal Opera House performances, events and activities will be cancelled until the end of the Season, up to and including 23 July. We will keep any date for re-opening under constant review following direct guidance...