Jonathan Gaisman

Jonathan Gaisman is a QC practising in commercial law, and a writer on cultural and other topics

Forget the sneering of Benjamin Britten, for whom Brahms’s music was “ugly and foul”, the German composer and pianist was a virtuoso talent whose best works burn with volcanic passion and seriousness of purpose

Robert Schumann expresses the intense passion and despair of true love better than any other composer