Benjamin Britten and John Elwes in Kingsway Hall, London, in 1961

Tenor John Elwes starts a new Music Network tour on Sunday, Benjamin Britten as I Knew Him, a story that concentrates on a few years when Elwes was a (...)

Conductor Killian Farrell (19) prepares for an ambitious Dublin performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion.

Killian Farrell is a young man in a hurry. He took up the piano aged six, started conducting in his teens, and staged his first orchestral prod(...)