Shane MacGowan: a timeless voice for Ireland’s UK diaspora
MacGowan gave visibility to the second-generation Irish in England, says Dr Sean Campbell.
Orchestras strengthening international engagement
Over 100 student musicians are heading to Singapore and Malaysia, and a new major UK partnership for the MSO has…
A string quartet playing classical works from memory
The acclaimed Vision String Quartet will embark on an extensive concert tour for Musica Viva on its first visit to…
So you want my arts job: Tour Manager
If you have an affinity for logistics and a love of live music, working as an artist tour manager may…
Is winning Eurovision all about the right lyrics?
There's a secret code to Eurovision-winning lyrics according to the University of Winchester's Glenn Fosbraey.
In conversation with Sir Simon Rattle
On the eve of the LSO's Australian tour, Sir Simon Rattle discussed life and music with ABC presenter, Martin Buzacott.
Music review: London Symphony Orchestra: Adams, Debussy and Ravel, QPAC
A beautifully crafted program, meticulously played by one of the world’s great orchestras and conducted by the inimitable Sir Simon…
Music review: London Symphony Orchestra: Gustav Mahler, QPAC
Accompanied by the London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle’s superlative conducting of Mahler was a night not only to remember…
How your performing arts skills can equip you for a new career
Becoming a Stagecoach franchisee won’t just provide you with a rewarding new job: it will utilise your arts skills for…
What’s on an artist’s studio playlist?
Want to hear how The Huxleys bonded over music or learn about Abdul Abdullah's favourite podcasts? Read on.