Marc-André Hamelin: Comfortable in the danger zone

There are any number of ways you could attempt to explain what makes Canada’s leading living pianist Marc-André Hamelin special.  He’ll turn 57 (...)

French singer Charles Aznavour, who described himself as “100 per cent French and 100 per cent Armenian” Photograph: Christophe Ena/Pool/File Photo/Reuters

Following Charles Aznavour’s death on Monday at the age of 94, French politicians are calling for a state funeral for this son of Armenian immigrants.(...)