Planet Hugill

Blog URL:http://hugill.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:Classical Music, Performance, Contemporary Music, Composer, CD reviews, London, Writing Music
Country:United Kingdom
Location:London

Classical Music Blog from London based singer and classical music composer, Robert Hugill; News, Views and opera reviews, CD reviews musings on contemporary music and writing new music.



Latest Blog Posts



La bohème, The Royal Opera - Simona Mihai, Michael Fabbiano, Nicole Car, Marius Kwiecien, Florian Sempey © ROH 2017. Photograph by Catherine Ashmore.    Puccini La Boheme; Michael Fabiano, Nicole Car, Mariusz Kwiecien, Simona Mihai...

In the Top 20

on Sep 17, 2017

Planet Hugill has made it into the Top 20 of the Top 50 Music Blogs on ScoreBig, the on-line ticket sales website.

Belle ChenIn this guest posting Belle Chen, the Australian-Taiwanese pianist, sound artist, and producer, looks at the interface between classical music and electronics, and wonders what Bach would have done if presented with the possibilities of ele...

Catherine Foster (Brünnhilde) - Wagner: Götterdämmerung - Bayreuth Festival 2017 (©Bayreuther Festspiele / Enrico Nawrath)Opera aficionado and Wagnermaniac, Tony Cooper, meets Nottingham-born Wagner singer, Catherine Ann Foster, the Bay...

Earlier this year, I was in Riga, Latvia for the Riga Opera Festival and caught Aik Karapetian's new production of Gounod's Faust and Rezija Kalnina's production of Eugene Onegin at Latvian National Theatre. My reviews of the two productions are in t...

Last Sunday (10 September 2017) the Conway Hall Sunday Concerts, director of music Simon Callaghan, started the 2017/18, providing chamber music lovers with their weekly fix. Sunday's opening concert was the Tippett Quartet with pianist Emma Abbate i...

John Joubert Missa Wellensis, St Mark Passion; Peter Auty, Benjamin Bevan, Wells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens; Resonus Classics Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Sep 12 2017 Star rating: 4.0Three late sacred works from the pen of John Joubert,...