VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
Here are brief details of some of the people lost to the classical music world during July 2023. May they rest in peace.
American-born Austrian composer, pianist, viola player and teacher Nancy Van de Vate died in Vienna on 29 July 2023, aged ninety-two.
Romanian pianist and composer Valentin Gheorghiu died on 17 July 2023, aged ninety-five.
Taiwanese composer and teacher CHEN, Mao-shuen died on 15 July 2023, aged eighty-seven.
American pianist André Watts died from cancer on 12 July 2023, aged seventy-seven.
Japanese composer and conductor Yuzo Toyama died from chronic kidney disease on 11 July 2023, aged ninety-two.
Posted 25 July 2023 and last updated 12 August 2023 by Keith Bramich