Interview with baritone Roderick Williams

Karine Hetherington, from our ArtMuseLondon desk, caught up with busy baritone, Roderick Williams, who has been directing and singing with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and soprano Rowan Pierce in a series of concerts of music by Bach, Handel and Teleman. The concerts are now available to watch via the OAE Player. (Photo…

Baroque in our time

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-36) Christmas is nearly upon us and time for the Requiems, the Stabat Maters, to be performed in concert halls and churches up and down the country. Now, more so than ever, audiences, can’t seem to be able to get enough of these religious works. Their familiar musical settings are popular for…