Memories of singing Haydn’s The Creation for the first time.
Reflections on the approach of Elgar’s birthday (2 June 1857).
I always feel a connection with Handel as I walk past his house in Brook Street.
The haunting beauty of Lili Boulanger’s last work seems to speak of another world.
How my career as an anthologist began.
The biggest project of my entire career is about to come to fruition.
A royal wedding, and we all wish the young couple well. But here’s a confession…
Music is a gift of nature, but it may well remain locked in a box until someone gives you the key to release it.
We shouldn’t have to use the term ‘classical’ almost like an apology.