Gilbert & Sullivan now available online

Gilbert & Sullivan now available online

Following the cancellation of this year’s International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival in Harrogate due to the pandemic, a new online streaming service – G&S Opera TV – has been launched to ensure visitors could still enjoy their annual fix of...
Great reviews for BMS Howells CD

Great reviews for BMS Howells CD

The excellent BMS CD of piano music by Herbert Howells and performed by Matthew Schellhorn has been receiving fantastic reviews in the music press online. Here are a few extracts from the reviews published – don’t forget you can buy the CD online. “I...
Ailsa Dixon recording project

Ailsa Dixon recording project

With so many concerts on hold, it is good to hear of recording projects around the country. One is of two new song recordings released online by soprano Lucinda Cox. Soprano Lucinda Cox sang the premiere of Ailsa Dixon’s The Spirit of Love at St George’s Bristol in...
Welcome to new members

Welcome to new members

Australia’s Robert James Stove is one of a number of new members who joined the British Music Society recently. Robert is currently in the final stages of his PhD candidature at the Sydney Conservatorium; his thesis is on the subject of Stanford’s organ music. In 2019...
Meet our new Vice President

Meet our new Vice President

Roderick Williams is one of the most sought after baritones of his generation. He performs a wide repertoire from baroque to contemporary music, in the opera house, on the concert platform and is in demand as a recitalist worldwide. He enjoys relationships with all...
Welsh composer releases new album

Welsh composer releases new album

Welsh composer Lynne Plowman has released her new album The Beachcomber on the Prima Facie label. You can read Kevin Mandry’s review here.  Two works composed in 2017 form the framework of this project – A Field Guide to Pebbles (five short pieces for...