Jessica Duchen's Classical Music Blog. Music and writing in London, UK.
Friday, October 19, 2018
PLEASE MARCH WITH US TOMORROW
Tomorrow, Saturday, in central London, the biggest anti-Brexit march ever is taking place. Starting at noon in Park Lane and ending wit...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Finding Stanford: the road to victory
You know...when you go to the Last Night of the Proms and fall abruptly in love with a composer you know of, but don't know well, wonder...
Monday, October 15, 2018
Voyaging around my father
Today would have been my father's 90th birthday. Instead, he has been dead for over 22 years. This is his obituary, by his colleague in ...
Thursday, October 04, 2018
London Piano Festival: one plus one equals a hundred
Charles Owen & Katya Apekisheva. Photo: Viktor Erik Emanuel I had a whale of a time at the London Piano Festival opening last night,...
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
In praise of Barbara Strozzi
Tomorrow evening I'm doing a pre-concert talk with Franck-Emmanuel Comte, conductor of the French baroque ensemble Le Concert d'Ho...
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