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Dame Evelyn Glennie, Menin Gate and Much more!

Since 1927, the Last Post and Reveille have been played nightly under the Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium in a simple ceremony commemorating those killed in the First World War and whose bodies have never been found. On Saturday evening, I was there in the ‘front-line’ of altos in the Kelvedon Singers performing in an […]


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CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN in the GAZETTE, 13 Sept

The life and music of the former Head of Music at Clacton’s County High School, Michael Hurren (1934 – 2013), will be celebrated tomorrow evening in Clacton-on-Sea. In addition to being a much respected teacher, he was also held in high regard as a musician and accomplished accompanist. Friends, colleagues and former pupils of Mike […]


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LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS

CLASSICAL COLUMN SEPTEMBER 6 Liz Leatherdale As the summer comes to a close, the BBC Proms end with the traditional Last Night of the Proms. Thousands will gather in parks and many will have Last Night parties watching it all unfold on BBC TV tomorrow evening. Those, like me, who have been lucky enough to […]


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PETITs-FOURs – CD of the WEEK on Radio 3….buy the CD here!

‘Petits-Fours’ (Chandos) will be Sarah Walker’s CD of the Week on BBC Radio 3 Essential Classics. Listen this week at 9.10am each day this week. Read what the critics said about the CD. “…what fabulous arrangements these are! All four players share the limelight- melodies and virtuosic turns are equally parceled out. And they’re also […]


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Britten: Peter Grimes [Grimes on the Beach] “A fine memento of a thrilling performance.” The Sunday Times

A few weeks ago, Aldeburgh beach, with the North Sea in the background, was the setting for critically acclaimed live performances of Benjamin Britten’s opera Peter Grimes. It was national and international interest and made for very interesting news stories both locally and nationally. Now this event is available to see from tonight in various […]


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