Shostakovich: Symphony No 11 review: It’s brilliantly orchestrated here by the BBC Philharmonic

Shostakovich’s Symphony No 11 is a remarkable piece with a powerful statement and it’s brilliantly orchestrated by the BBC Philharmonic By David Mellor for Event Published: 22:02 BST, 2 May 2020 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 2 May 2020 Shostakovich: Symphony No 11 ‘The Year 1905’  BBC Philharmonic, conducted by John Storgårds     Chandos, out now … Read more

From Grounded With Louis Theroux to Her Spirit, This Is Money and Babbage: This week’s top podcasts

From Grounded With Louis Theroux to Louise Minchin and Annie Emmerson on Her Spirit, This Is Money and Babbage, this week’s top podcasts By Leaf Arbuthnot Published: 22:01 BST, 2 May 2020 | Updated: 22:01 BST, 2 May 2020 Grounded With Louis Theroux In his new podcast series, the cult documentary-maker Louis Theroux calls up … Read more

‘You gotta win,’ Donald Trump told me. But right now, he’s losing’

Sunday, April 19 I made my comeback on CNN today, six years after leaving the network, and passionately ripped into President Trump and Boris Johnson for both failing to react fast enough to the coronavirus crisis. The interview created quite a stir. Actress Mia Farrow messaged me from Los Angeles to say: ‘Your moral outrage … Read more

POETRY  | Daily Mail Online

POETRY By Bel Mooney for the Daily Mail Published: 22:02 BST, 30 April 2020 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 30 April 2020 THE HEARTLESS TRAFFIC by Jeremy Robson (Smokestack Books £9.99, 200 pp) THE HEARTLESS TRAFFIC by Jeremy Robson (Smokestack Books £9.99, 200 pp) This collection shows that although a man may abandon his Muse for … Read more

POPULAR  | Daily Mail Online

POPULAR By Wendy Holden for the Daily Mail Published: 22:02 BST, 30 April 2020 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 30 April 2020 THE GLASS HOUSE by Eve Chase (Michael Joseph £14.99, 400 pp) THE GLASS HOUSE  by Eve Chase (Michael Joseph £14.99, 400 pp) Eve Chase’s novels are about glamorous families with tragic pasts, set in … Read more