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David Nice

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David writes, lectures and broadcasts on music. A former music critic for The Guardian and The Sunday Correspondent, he is a regular voice on BBC Radio 3. He has written short studies on Elgar, Richard Strauss, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky and the history of opera, and is currently working on the second volume of his Prokofiev biography for Yale University Press. He runs his own lecture series, Opera in Depth, at the Frontline Club in Paddington.

Articles By David Nice

Classical music/Opera direct to home 13 - piano marathons and string masterclasses

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Andsnes, Eriksmoen and friends, Bergen International Festival online review - from Mozart to Widmann

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 12 - partying at a distance

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The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh, Dutch National Opera, OperaVision review - fairy-tale good and evil made real

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 11 - more phased returns to creative work

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Hollywood, Netflix review - rosy escapism serving good causes

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Davidsen, Oslo Philharmonic online review - perfect programming, supreme musicality from all

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 10 - for free, or not for free?

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Re:Creating Europe, MIF Rewind review - last year's burning issue semi-dramatized

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 9 - musicians start cautiously reuniting

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Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration, Broadway.com/YouTube review - slick, often sombre, but when funny, hilarious

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Metropolitan Opera At-Home Gala livestream review - classy joy and sorrow in domestic settings

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DVD: Babylon Berlin Series 1-3

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 8 - from troubled royal rituals to a lone cellist

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Elektra/Der Rosenkavalier, Nightly Met Opera Streams review - searing hits and indulgent misses

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Classical Music/Opera direct to home 7 - Jeremy Denk's well-tempered Bach revelations

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