Felix Salmond (1888-1952) was one of the most influential cello teachers in America. As a professor at the Juilliard School, and later the Curtis Institute of Music, his pupils include Leonard Rose, Samuel Mayes, Orlando Cole, Bernard Greenhouse, Frank Miller,
Introduction et Rondo, Op. 72 From WIDOR, Charles-Marie: Woodwind Works (2017) Released by Naxos Widor: Introduction et Rondo, Op. 72Charles Widor’s musical life covered around 75 years of French cultural history. His organ symphonies helped to blow spectacular new life
Gilad Hochman, one of Israel’s leading young composers, will be the guest composer for one week of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology’s annual Intimacy of Creativity festival. Intimacy of Creativity (IC), is where composers and performers meet for
Pianist Stephen Hough has called for classical concerts to be overhauled to attract younger audiences.
Sergei Prokofiev, one of the greatest composers of Russia, would never forget that day after the Revolution. He left Russia with the official blessing and warning of the Soviet Minister Anatoly Lunacharsky: “You are running away from events, and these