Hugh Kerr

Hugh Kerr has written on music and cultural politics for the Scotsman, the Herald, the Guardian and Opera Magazine. With Nana Mouskouri he was in charge of music policy for the European Parliament from 1994-99. He has visited over 50 opera houses round the world and this is his 50th Edinburgh Festival
198 articles

RSNO: The Lark Ascending

The Lark Ascending gets top billing but the real interest is in a 'new' Vaughan Williams piece...

12 November 2019

Taylor Wilson

Some lesser-known songs by Kurt Weill form the finale of mezzo-soprano's lunchtime concert at Edinburgh University

10 November 2019

RSNO / Jarvi / Morison

Catriona Morison takes soloist duties as conductor laureate Neeme Järvi returns to lead a French programme

10 November 2019

RSNO: Shostakovich Ten

Soon after the Moscow Philharmonic's recent performance, the RSNO give another good account of the Russian's great work

5 November 2019