'I guess I'm just a natural multi-tasker," says Iain Burnside as he downs a coffee and finishes telling me about overlapping key structures in Rachmaninov's collected songs.
The folk hits and myths of history
Second Hand Marching Band
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra/ Heras Casado
Joan As Police Woman
For the young Scottish folk band Breabach - whose career began on the Open Stage at Celtic Connections 2005 - the start of 2014 must seriously have felt like living the dream.
The Fire And I
Verdict: five stars
Reality TV, a long-standing misnomer.
McOpera take centre stage for concert
Saturday marks International Women's Day, an event that has been observed since the early 1900s.