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

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English Music Festival Online, May 22-25

RODERICK WILLIAMS, PAUL GUINERY, ENSEMBLE HESPERIAND OTHERS FILMED LIVE IN LOCK-DOWN THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL IS DELIGHTED TO ANNOUNCE an online Festival, following thenecessary cancellation of the Oxfordshire EMF due to COVID-19 and government restrictions.The...

That rarest of occurrences during these Covid-19 times: a concert – Göteborgs Symfoniker – Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducts Larsson, Ravel & Schubert [live webcast]

That rarest of occurrences during these Covid-19 times: a concert – Göteborgs Symfoniker – Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducts Larsson, Ravel & Schubert [live webcast]

Saturday, May 9, 2020 Göteborgs Konserthus, Götaplatsen 8, Gothenburg, Sweden Guest reviewer, Ateş Orga Controversially, Sweden isn't in Covid-19 lockdown, it's a country pursuing the “herd immunity” approach, relying on “individual responsibility” and common-sense...

Post #100: Maxim’s Scottish Schubert [Linn]

Post #100: Maxim’s Scottish Schubert [Linn]

Maxim Emelyanychev begins his discography as Principal Conductor of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra with this bracing account of the ‘Great C-major’, Schubert’s Ninth (or, in German-speaking countries, Eighth) Symphony. Captured in Caird Hall Dundee, in excellent...