Music

Bezhod Abduraimov: Shadows of my ancestors (Alpha-Classics)

Farewell not just to a conductor but to a generous man

Poulenc and others: Chamber music (Calliope/DG)

Why has Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s “Murder on the Dancefloor” caught the world’s attention again?

Stravinsky, Bartok, Martinu: Works for violin and orchestra (BIS)

A great tradition of Shakespearean songs have been all but forgotten

Closures at Oxford Brookes are a sad reflection on the state of the academic music sector

Paul Simon’s journey to a gentle spirituality

Puberty is a form of far-right terrorism