Tag Archives: Classical music

‘He was high-brow, low-brow, every-brow!’ the genius of Leonard Bernstein

Composer, conductor, inspiration, FBI suspect Leonard Bernstein was born 100 years ago this August, and this summers Proms will celebrate his work. Musicians, critics and his own family remember an astounding talent Marin Alsop: Bernstein the inspiration Bernstein was impossibly brilliantin so many different areas: a genius conductor, composer, author, pianist, thinker, activist, educator and Read more »

Ravi Shankar opera to get posthumous world premiere

Sukanya, a Hindu tale named after the sitar greats wife and completed by their daughter Anoushka, will be semi-staged at Leicesters Curve with the LPO The world premiere of Ravi Shankars only opera will be presented next May in a production at Leicesters Curve theatre. The world-famous musician, first to bring Indian music to a Read more »

Ravi Shankar opera to get posthumous world premiere

Sukanya, a Hindu tale named after the sitar greats wife and completed by their daughter Anoushka, will be semi-staged at Leicesters Curve with the LPO The world premiere of Ravi Shankars only opera will be presented next May in a production at Leicesters Curve theatre. The world-famous musician, first to bring Indian music to a Read more »

Ravi Shankar opera to get posthumous world premiere

Sukanya, a Hindu tale named after the sitar greats wife and completed by their daughter Anoushka, will be semi-staged at Leicesters Curve with the LPO The world premiere of Ravi Shankars only opera will be presented next May in a production at Leicesters Curve theatre. The world-famous musician, first to bring Indian music to a Read more »