An insightful interview with violinist Krysia Osostowicz

15th March 2020

Cambridge Edition have published a lengthy interview with Krysia about the idea for, and development of, the Beethoven Plus project. Read it HERE

United Strings of Europe in Provost’s Lodge, King’s College this Thursday

18th February 2020

This group have been receiving rave reviews for their performances of arrangements of Beethoven’s music for chamber ensemble: “An ebullient ensemble . . . led by the fine violinist Julian Azkoul, the nine young players were drawn from eight countries, and their repertoire is similarly wide-ranging.” (Richard Morrison, The Times, 3 February 2020). See the Calendar for Read More…

It’s Friday — time for a joke or two

15th September 2019

There are NO good Beethoven jokes, but there are lots of good soprano jokes. As a soprano myself, I am happy to be laughed at: How do you know a soprano is at your door? She can’t find the key and doesn’t know when to come in.   How many sopranos does it take to Read More…