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

Of Ghosts And Monsters

Mezzo-soprano Anne Desler excels at the Edinburgh University Music School lunchtime concert.

18 October 2016

Echoes and Traces

Eight new choral works make up this vocal gem, performed by Cappella Nova.

11 September 2016


Festival ends with a bang not a whimper

1 September 2016

Cosi Fan Tutte

Challenging but brilliant version of Cosi

1 September 2016

Das Rheingold

Mariinsky Opera's concert may be highlight of operatic year in Scotland

18 August 2016


Bellini transformed from grand opera into social realism.

8 August 2016