tue 20/10/2020

stephen walsh

Bio
Stephen is a former Observer music critic and a regular contributor to The Times, Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, Independent and the BBC. He is the author of a major biography of Stravinsky and other books on Stravinsky, Bartók and Schumann. He holds a chair in music at Cardiff University.

Articles By Stephen Walsh

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Roadkill, BBC One review - David Hare pokes under the floorb...

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4/4, Royal Opera review – desire, loss and lunacy in four su...

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The majority of Daniel Saldaña Paris’s latest novel spurs from a single act, committed during the height of summer, in...

Live From the Grand Hall, BAC review - strong mixed bill to...

After a successful – and very welcome - summer season of gigs in its outdoor courtyard, Battersea Arts Centre has come indoors for its autumn...

Album: Faithless - All Blessed

The big news is that this is Faithless’s first album without longterm frontman Maxi Jazz. Instead, remaining members Rollo and Sister Bliss work...

Cooper, Aurora Orchestra, Kings Place review - a heartwarmin...

Rarely have I seen so many smiles on stage as at Kings...

Reissue CDs Weekly: La Locura de Machuca

La Locura de Machuca translates as “the madness of Machuca.” A...

Blu-ray: Yield to the Night

Released in 1956, J. Lee Thompson’s Yield to the...