Sad news: composer & conductor Bramwell Tovey (BBC Concert Orchestra; Rhode Island Philharmonic; Sarasota Orchestra) has died at the age of 69.

BBC statement: We are deeply saddened by the news that Bramwell Tovey, Principal Conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra, has died. Keen to popularise classical music, he was also a successful composer, winning both a Grammy and a Juno for his work. He led the BBC Concert Orchestra in a wealth of repertoire, with concerts … Continue reading Sad news: composer & conductor Bramwell Tovey (BBC Concert Orchestra; Rhode Island Philharmonic; Sarasota Orchestra) has died at the age of 69.