Keith Bruce

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REVIEW 'A true Wagnerian hero' - Mahler Players/Negus at Strathpeffer

RENOWNED Wagner conductor Anthony Negus has conducted complete cycles of the composer’s epic Ring operas in Australia recently and will do so again at Longborough in the Cotswolds next summer, but he was making his Strathpeffer Pavilion debut on Sunday afternoon, after mentoring the founder and director of the Mahler Players, Tomas Leakey.

Ray Chen brings a dramatic intensity - but not entirely in the service of the music

Thanks to his millions of social media followers, YouTube channel, contracts with fashion labels and partnership on the music practice app, Tonic, Taiwanese/Australian soloist Ray Chen attracted some new young faces to the RSNO’s season concerts. The orchestra will be hoping some of them return, and that the European tour with the violinist in January is similarly successful at the box office.