thu 18/04/2019

stephen walsh

Bio
Stephen is a former Observer music critic and a regular contributor to The Times, Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, Independent and the BBC. He is the author of a major biography of Stravinsky and other books on Stravinsky, Bartók and Schumann. He holds a chair in music at Cardiff University.

Articles By Stephen Walsh

Pages

latest in today

theartsdesk Q&A: Bananarama

Bananarama are one of the most successful girl groups of all time. Consisting of Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward, the band’s third original member...

Climate Change: The Facts, BBC One review - how much reality...

Peer down the glassy dark and you’ll see them. White bubbles trapped in the frozen lake which appear to be rising to the surface. Look through the...

Dragged Across Concrete review - Mel Gibson's hard-boil...

Mel Gibson’s vile drunken rants a decade ago, his 63 years and the price of both inform his role as...

CD: The O'Jays - The Last Word

How to put a full-stop on an over 50 year recording career? For multiple Music Hall of Fame-rs The O’Jays, the answer...

Trust Me, Series 2, BBC One review - hospital killer chiller...

Great, a new drama not by the Williams brothers. Instead it’s...

Greta review – Isabelle Huppert goes full psycho in eccentri...

Isabelle Huppert is famed for the chilly intensity of many of her ...

Javier Perianes, QEH review - not a Spanish fire-eater but a...

Expect no cliches about toreador pianism. Red-earth flamboyance is...

Three Sisters, Almeida Theatre review - middle of the road w...

About a year ago, director Rebecca Frecknall electrified this...