Stephen Pettitt on how Sir Roger Norrington and others started the debate about ‘authenticity’
This year, on 11 December — and I wish more people knew about it than actually do — the American composer Elliott Carter celebrates his 100th birthday.
Stephen Pettitt celebrates the new wave of masterful British productions
Stephen Pettitt on unfinished pieces
The word ‘virtuoso’ is often bandied about. Stephen Pettitt explains what it means to him
What makes a great tenor?
Recently I found myself lured for the second time in as many years to what is surely one of the…
How much influence do US patrons have over programming, asks Stephen Pettitt