CD Spotlight. A Very Joyous Disc - Brahms arranged by Kenneth Woods impresses Alice McVeigh. '... this is an excellent performance representing a useful, joyful and even inspired addition to the orchestral repertoire.'
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He joined Opera News, owned by Metropolitan Opera Guild, as an assistant editor in 1988, and became managing editor, executive editor and then features editor, working for the magazine for twenty-eight years. He was eventually dismissed from this position in 2016, after openly criticising New York Metropolitan Opera in 2012, when the company was going through a bad period.
He was also a biographer, co-writing Can't Help Singing (1999) - soprano Eileen Farrell's memoir, and writing four major biographies.
Brian Kellow died in New York on 22 July 2018, aged only fifty-nine, from an aggressive brain tumour.