Bill Kenny, Site Web Master and Consulting Editor, Retires


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Bill Kenny Retires from Seen and Heard

For those who don’t already know, Bill Kenny,  Web Master and Consulting Editor of this site, is retiring on 31 August. Others in this position might have slowed down in the last few months, but Bill has been working up till his final day, fine-tuning the site and making sure everything runs properly. Read more

Notes from the 2011 Salzburg Festival ( 13 ) – The Kit-Kat‡ Conductor


AustriaAustria Debussy, Shostakovich, Britten, Stravinksy: Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, Ainārs Rubiķis (conductor), Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 13.8.2011 (JFL) Read more



United KingdomUnited Kingdom  An Urgent Appeal on Behalf of Carla Rees: Seen and Heard Reviewer and Professional Flautist (Eds) Read more

Preview: Musikfest Berlin 2011 (2nd-19th September)


GermanyGermany  Preview: musikfest berlin 2011 (MC) Read more

“Wagner for everyone” at the 100th Bayreuth Festival season


“Wagner for everyone” at the 100th Bayreuth Festival season: The Siemens Festival Night 14.8.2011 (RJ) Read more

The 2011 Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts 6th – 22nd October


Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts 2011: Twenty three events in seventeen days (Eds) Read more

New Devon Opera’s 2011 production is Bizet’s Carmen


The Big Society is alive and well in South West England ! New Devon Opera’s 2011 Carmen (Eds) Read more

English National Opera’s challenging 2011-2012 Season



English National Opera 2011-2012: A challenging season is unveiled (RJ) Read more

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