The Violin Viking

My interview with that great Dane Nikolaj Znaider is in the JC and can be accessed at the website here. He conquered London with his Elgarian invasion the other week; here he tells me about his philosophy of music and life, his family history and what it’s like to play Fritz Kreisler’s violin. Oh, and why he is becoming a conductor… Enjoy.

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"