Classical Music

Cash crisis in the arts — what’s new?

Why is Radio 3 mistreating one of its greatest assets?

No conductor from China or Japan ever commanded world orchestras before Seiji Ozawa, and none has since matched his impact

Classical music may be the worst casualty of identitarian politics

Classical music has been tarnished with the dread word “elitism”

Stravinsky, Petrushka; Debussy, Jeux and Prelude (Decca)

Tchaikovsky: 5th symphony etc (ICA Classics)

Farewell not just to a conductor but to a generous man