Sunday Aug 10
Review: Edinburgh Classical: RSNO/Knussen Usher Hall 32/40
Instead the and composer/conductor Oliver Knussen performed three of the most radical orchestral works composed in the years just before the first world war - works from , each extravagantly colourful, intensely strange and eerily premonitory.
Record ticket sales at Festival
More than 50 concerts starring some of the world's finest musicians will be staged at venues across the city.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Gerstein's Rachmaninoff rocks
Pianist Karill Gerstein has this reputation for mixing things up. Since he won the Gilmore Artist Award in 2010, he's encouraged genre-adverse composers like Brad Mehldau, Chick Corea, Oliver Knussen and Timothy Andres to write new pieces for him, which he then plays in concert halls around the world.