Albert Rosen

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Alexander Toradze: His approach was to ignore all the music’s invitations to prattle in predictable patterns

Shostakovich’s Second Piano Concerto turned 60 last year. The age matters, because it’s often described as the last piano concerto to have entered the(...)

The Stabat Mater of 1926 is not just Szymanowski’s choral masterpiece but also his greatest work, and has even twice made it into the programmes of(...)