The auditorium’s lights have dimmed, the musicians have taken the stage and the conductor is at the podium. Shall we begin?
Over the past two weeks I’ve enthusiastically celebrated the pomp and preposterousness of opera.
With Classic FM Live now just days away, all eyes (well, mine anyway) are focused on making sure this concert goes with a mighty bang.
I’ve been listening to many of the new CDs that will be gracing shelf-space soon. There are plenty of great releases – here are a few highlights.