October 6, 2011
features

Spacemen: on the road with the Kronos Quartet

Violinist David Harrington chats to Limelightabout music, 9/11, spirituality and deep space. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

October 6, 2011
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Sex, drugs & Rachmaninov: James Rhodes on top

This unconventional British virtuoso is shaking up the classical piano world. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 29, 2011
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Out of Africa: The Magic Flute on safari

This Queen of the Night wants her high notes to bring South Africa’s black communities and young people to the opera. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 28, 2011
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Domingo signs exclusive contract with Sony

The opera legend embarks on his first exclusive collaboration with a label in 40 years. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 28, 2011
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Stephen Hough: the well-spoken, well-travelled pianist

The British pianist talks politics, blogs, bowler hats and trying his hand at composition. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 27, 2011
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Paganini’s Daemon: the devil’s in the musical detail

Music filmmaker Christopher Nupen was “haunted” by Paganini as he delved into the life of classical music’s first rock god. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 22, 2011
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Conductor Kurt Sanderling has died

The 98-year-old maestro forged a career amid the turmoil of Nazism, Stalinist Russia and the Berlin Wall. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 21, 2011
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Stephen Hough: waltzing with Chopin on his new CD

Chopin’s waltzes may be mere soufflés, but they are very tasty ones, says the British pianist. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

September 20, 2011
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Sergei Rachmaninov voted greatest pianist of all time

A panel of more than 100 of today’s leading concert pianists chooses the Russian virtuoso. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now