Obituaries

12 days ago

Georges Prêtre (1924 - 2017)

The French conductor has died aged 92.

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18 days ago

2016 Goodbyes

We have made a short video tribute remembering some of the musicians who sadly died during 2016.

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21 days ago

The Alexandrov Ensemble

64 members of the iconic Russian choir have been killed in a plane crash off the coast of Russia.

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24 days ago

Heinrich Schiff (1951-2016)

The Austrian Cellist and Conductor has died at the age of 65.

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7th November

Zoltán Kocsis

A tribute to the Hungarian pianist and conductor who died in November 2016 aged 64.

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3rd October

Sir Neville Marriner

The conductor and founder of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields has died aged 92.

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8th September

Johan Botha

The South African heldentenor has died aged 51 - full tribute to follow later today.

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22nd August

Daniela Dessì

The charismatic Italian soprano has died aged 59.

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28th July

Einojuhani Rautavaara

The Finnish composer has died aged 87.

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21st July

André Isoir

The French organist André Isoir, renowned for his Bach recordings of the 1970s and 80s, died yesterday at the age of 81.

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