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.
Reginald Goodall proved to be one of England's finest post-war Wagnerian conductors, mostly at Covent Garden. He was born in Lincoln on 13 July 1901. He also helped to make operatic history by conducting the first performance of Britten's Peter Grimes in 1945. He died on 5 May 1990.