VIDEO PODCAST: Slava Ukraini! - recorded on 24 February 2022, the day Europe woke up to the news that Vladimir Putin's Russian forces had invaded Ukraine. A fifty minute video which also features Caitríona O'Leary and Eric Fraad discussing their new film Island of Saints, and pays tribute to Joseph Horovitz, Malcolm Troup and Maria Nockin.
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.
Scottish pianist and conductor Murray McLachlan was born in Dundee on 6 January 1965. He has given first performances of music by Beethoven, Martin Butler, Charles Camilleri, Michael Parkin, Ronald Stevenson and Jeremy Thurlow, and has recorded for the Olympia, Linn, Divine Art, Claremont and Redbrook labels. His discography includes music by Chopin, Grieg, Hamish MacCunn and much Russian music.
An Uplifting Concert - Malcolm Miller was at the 20th Intercollegiate Beethoven Piano Competition
CD Spotlight. Unpretentious but Satisfying - Piano music by Erik Chisholm, heard by Michael Graubart. '... effortless technique ...'
New Talent - Hannah Yip's Derby Cathedral recital impresses Mike Wheeler
CD Spotlight. A Spectral Atmosphere - Murray McLachlan plays music by Shostakovich and friends, recommended by Howard Smith. '... an outright triumph for the label and for McLachlan.'
Ensemble. Litmus Tests - Malcolm Miller at the fifteenth BPSE Beethoven Intercollegiate Piano Competition