Music

Pete suggests

18 December 2008 3:26 am


Humph swings

3 December 2008 12:00 am

Last Chorus: An Autobiographical Medley, by Humphrey Lyttleton

But where is Colonel Blimp?

3 December 2008 12:00 am

The Triumph of Music, by Tim Blanning

Enchanted forest

26 November 2008 12:00 am

Hänsel und Gretel
Royal Academy of Music Jenufa
Birmingham Hippodrome Pelléas et Mélisande
Sadler’s Wells

Michael Henderson suggests

27 September 2008 12:00 am

Theatre  It promises to be a wonderful autumn for London’s theatre-goers. Ivanov, Tom Stoppard’s adaptation of Chekhov’s early play, has…

Clemency suggests

14 July 2008 5:23 pm

FestivalsIn only its third year, the laid-back Latitude (17-20 July) has gained a reputation for being one of Britain’s finest…

Liz suggests

7 June 2008 12:00 am

MUSIC Proms: Get booking now for this two-month season (18 July to 13 September). Highlights include the Berliner Philharmoniker with…

Pete suggests

7 May 2008 2:29 am

BOOKS If you’re looking to keep up-to-speed with all things Web 2.0, then you could do worse than read Clay…

Matthew suggests

1 April 2008 5:09 pm

THEATRE I can strongly recommend God of Carnage, the new play by Yasmina Reza, which tracks the descent into madness…

Clemency suggests

10 March 2008 5:33 pm

FILM One of the most remarkable things about Africa is how rare it is to see Africans cry. You meet…

Pete suggests

29 February 2008 12:34 pm

BOOK I’m just coming to the end of The Last Titan: A Life of Theodore Dreiser – Jerome Loving’s critical…

And Another Thing

13 February 2008 12:00 am

How one extraordinary talent may be the key to genius

Clemency Suggests

14 December 2007 5:44 pm

It seems bizarre to me that book shopping at this time of year should be about negotiating your way through…

Clemency Suggests

8 November 2007 3:41 pm

Books Letters of Ted Hughes – ed. Christopher Reid/Faber Finally! Moving, passionate, angry, funny, striking, brilliant and beautiful beyond belief,…

Matt Suggests

24 October 2007 1:52 pm

BOOK Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power by Robert Dallek: The double biography is a genre that, in the hands…

Mary suggests…

27 September 2007 3:26 pm

Have you Herd? If you haven’t already done so, buy a copy of Mark Earl’s Herd: How to Change Mass…