The late Patric Standford may have written these short pieces deliberately to provoke our feedback. If so, his success is reflected in the rich range of readers' comments appearing at the foot of most of the pages.
RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
Thomas Bielinski is a classical pianist, writer and critic. As a pianist he gives solo performances, and has also collaborated with other instrumentalists. He has performed at various concert venues in London and abroad, as a speaker he has given pre-concert talks in several of London's eminent concert venues, and as a writer he provides literature in the form of concert programmes, articles on music for several classical magazines, and music criticism.