March 2014 news:
My Introduction to Classical Music course is under way once again in a Tuesday evening slot at the Idler Academy. I’m escaping to the Vienna Staatsoper for the weekend to lecture on Cilea, Donizetti and Tchaikovsky with Kirker. In Cambridge and London I’m giving pre-concert talks on the Bach family for AAM. And as usual there are plenty of jazz gigs. Do check the diary page for more details – and come along!
I wrote this preview of Argentine singer Sofia Rei’s appearance at London’s excellent ReVoice festival curated by Georgia Mancio. She appears at Pizza Express, Dean Street on Thursday 17th October.