28 August 2014 08:50 PM
28 August 2014 05:40 PM
Superb and bewitching
26 August 2014 07:18 PM
Award-winning cellist Rachael Lander’s career was almost destroyed by the alcohol she drank to fight stage fright. Now she’s playing with Elbow and Ellie Goulding
24 August 2014 02:28 PM
Swedish soprano Nina Stemme tells Jessica Duchen that playing the tragic Salome is one of her biggest challenges yet
24 August 2014 12:00 AM
Somewhere along the line, classical music has been appropriated A guy walks on in a monkey suit and perpetuates the "amazing scowling genius shrouded in my own artistry" thing. Instead, why not introduce this guy Bach, who was surrounded by death – 11 of his children died in infancy, and then the love of his life dies – then play a piece he wrote in her memory. People will get more from it than by reading an Oxford don's programme notes.
21 August 2014 09:37 AM
The symbolism of Daniel Barenboim’s West-Eastern Divan Orchestra has never been more potent or necessary
Prom 41/Prom 42, Royal Albert Hall, London, review: 'From quietly devastating to outright heartbreak'
18 August 2014 11:39 AM
Frederick Kelly's Elegy for Strings really hits the mark
17 August 2014 12:00 AM
15 August 2014 05:22 PM
Musical responses to conflict recurred throughout the evening
13 August 2014 02:02 PM
Can what is gained in intimacy ever make up for what is lost in scope?
11 August 2014 12:42 PM
None of the directorial liberties are at the expense of the music
Prom 29: Grosvenor, Goode, BBC Philarmonic Orchestra, Noseda, Royal Albert Hall, London: Benjamin Grosvenor's artistry keeps on growing
09 August 2014 04:36 PM
'An altogether fascinating Prom'
08 August 2014 03:24 PM
Performed in a multi-storey car park in Peckham
06 August 2014 09:30 AM
In death John Tavener casts a long shadow: the hall was impressively full for the premiere of his posthumous Requiem Fragments given by the Tallis Scholars under Peter Phillips, the Heath Quartet, trombonists Barry Clements and Roger Harvey, and soprano Carolyn Sampson.
04 August 2014 03:24 PM
The vibrant singing of the youthful Erebus Ensemble made the evening
Art Somebody is going around telling people he's Banksy - but it isn't the street artist
Art Piece taken off website amid 'severe security alert'
Grace Dent on TVtv
Maisie Williams single-handedly rises to the challengeTV
- 1 Michelle Obama highlights harsh restrictions faced by Saudi women after meeting King Salman without wearing a headscarf
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 Kim Kardashian on Bruce Jenner's 'story': 'We support him no matter what, and I think when the time is right, he'll talk'
- 4 Amal Clooney gives excellent response to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights
- 5 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
The Jump 2015 line-up: Joey Essex, Mike Tindall, Jodie Kidd and co take to the slopes
Game of Thrones: Grey Worm actor Jacob Anderson is all for more male nudity – as long as he can keep his clothes on
Roald Dahl letter warning student to 'eschew beastly adjectives' goes viral 35 years later
Sia apologises for 'Elastic Heart' music video that sees Shia LaBeouf wrestle 12-year-old Maddie Ziegler
Churchill: The Nation's Farewell, TV review: Paxman reveals truth behind crane docker tribute, but delivers a fitting honour to Winston
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures