Interviews Music

Mark Wigglesworth: “If we take music out of the communal experience it was invented for, it will not survive.”

Mark Wigglesworth’s conducting career is one that has been characterised by a love of sharing classical music with the widest possible audience. He has led a series of acclaimed ensembles, from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. His time as musical director at the English National Opera, cut short amidst Read More…

Current Affairs

Hertford Ball postponed amidst coronavirus fears

Hertford Ball was indefinitely postponed this afternoon due to fears the high-attendance event would spread coronavirus (COVID-19). Organisers said on their event page on Facebook that: “Due to circumstances that we are all aware of, we have unfortunately had to postpone the Hertford Ball.” They added that FIXR will be issuing refunds to the ticket Read More…