Tag Archives: classical music

‘Our members saved us’: how Glyndebourne’s loyal patrons helped plug a £7 million hole

The recent news about an imminent vaccine rollout is “an extremely promising development,” says Sarah Hopwood, managing director of Glyndebourne. “For us, and for the arts in general, it’s critical from every angle. Read my full Telegraph interview here

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‘The vaccine is a start, but it’s not a magic wand’

Is the very welcome news that the Pfizer vaccine could be available next week, following UK approval, the light at the end of a long tunnel for the decimated arts industry? A swift vaccine roll-out might mean that venues could reopen earlier … Continue reading

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BWW Interview: Natalya Romaniw

The opera star discusses her work, upcoming album and lockdown listening. Read my full BroadwayWorld interview here

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Prom 35: Enigma Variations, Royal Albert Hall

Conductor Martyn Brabbins celebrated his 60th birthday in fine fashion: with a new commission for 14 composers to create their own set of orchestral variations on an anonymous theme, mirroring the shape of Elgar’s Enigma Variations. Programme notes from the … Continue reading

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BWW Interview: Simon Russell Beale

The actor discusses his passion for classical music and City of London Sinfonia’s Closer: A Soldier’s Tale. Read my full BroadwayWorld interview here  

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BWW Interview: Howard Goodall

The composer discusses mixing classical and popular music, and the New York debut of his Eternal Light: A Requiem. Read my full BroadwayWorld interview here

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