Entries by Paul Guest from 07/2012

Sir John Tomlinson on Pelléas et Mélisande

| Posted 07.13.2012 | UK Entertainment

There is nothing better than a nerdy lunch with one of the world's greatest bass singers discussing Debussy's Pelléas et Mélisande. Well, lucky for...

BBC Proms 2012: Composition for the Ear, or Eye?

| Posted 07.30.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC Proms 2012 season features a total of thirty-three premiere compositions by living composers; nineteen world premieres, of which sixteen of those world premieres are BBC commissions - The BBC Proms has become one of the great platforms supporting contemporary classical music.

Classical Music is NOT Dead

| Posted 07.31.2012 | UK Entertainment

In recent times classical music has been referred to as dead. I disagree.