This book more than answers what it is that conductors do.
On the eve of a new ballet, we ask why Tolstoy’s novel still inspires so many adaptations.
A fascinating visual slice of fin de siècle Australian theatrical life.
It may not be a memoir, but boy does András Schiff have plenty to say.
The kids are all right in this fascinating, new look at children’s role in opera.
Helen Marquand's labour of love reveals the life and times of an émigré pianist.
The curious case of a trio of pianists cut off in their prime.
Australia’s Max Bialystock gets a biography to match his rollicking life.
An essential guide to the thoughts of an essential woman.
Honesty and anecdotes illuminate a life beyond Blue Heelers.
Mary Li’s memoir is a splendid companion piece to that by her husband, Li Cunxin.
This extensive study delves into an “alternate history of music” focusing on those who chronicle and critique music from plainsong to pop.
A must for readers with a special interest in English singers and repertoire of the 18th century.