The violinist Aaron Boyd was teaching a master class in Dallas on Friday, Feb. 17, when a student ensemble played a phrase of a Beethoven quartet in a way that made him start. Mr. Boyd, a member of the
Many modern apologists for British colonial rule in India no longer contest the basic facts of imperial exploitation and plunder, rapacity and loot, which are too deeply documented to be challengeable.
Spider-Man and Doctor Strange creator Steve Ditko: the reclusive 'square' who made Marvel weird, then disappeared
Everyone knows Stan Lee. The Marvel titan, co-creator of most of the studio's enduring characters, cameos in every film based on the company’s characters and has been delighted over the years to talk fans,
This selection of the finest classical recordings available, which first appeared in 2009, is the most authoritative and entertaining guide of its kind. However, after five years any guide needs sprucing
Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe has listed his 100 favourite records of 2013, in a giant edition of his weekly 'Hottest Record' feature. He launched the list on Monday's edition of the show, and has invited listeners