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CD review: Nicholas Daniel and the Britten Sinfonia

Nicholas Daniel shot to fame upon winning the BBC Young Musician of the Year competition with Vaughan Williams’ oboe concerto, and here he returns to the work on a disc of luscious English pastoralism. 41 more words


Madame Butterfly Animation

An animated synopsis of Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini, assets drawn by me and animated by the awesome Mark Warner

Opera Strips

A series of tongue-in-cheek comic synopses of famous operas. Commissioned by Sinfini Music

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Catching up

It’s been a busy few weeks, and I’ve neglected to post my last few reviews and features.

For Sinfini, I delved into the woodwind repertoire to write top 10 works guides for… 54 more words


Review: Emmanuel Pahud, 'Revolution'

Emmanuel Pahud brings us another album devoted to a high point in the history of the flute. While The Flute King featured music composed for and by Frederick the Great, … 22 more words


CD review: CPE Bach Orchestral Music

Touted as a forgotten pioneer, CPE Bach shines in the spotlight of this new release from the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Recorded live at London’s Queen Elizabeth Hall in 2014 under the baton of Rebecca Miller, this recording brings together five symphonies which show Bach at his finest; bursting with daring gestures and unexpected changes of direction, the music drips with drama. 8 more words

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Mozart in the Jungle

This was one of those moments where you have to stand back and say: ‘Woah. I can’t believe I got PAID to write that.’

I also can’t believe that I got paid to watch five hours of new Amazon Prime series, … 89 more words

Christina Kenny