From the Spring 2023 Musical Times, available now


Michael Talbot: ‘Philip Peter Eiffert: a German oboist and composer in 18th-century London’
Brian Newbould: ‘Mozart makes ends meet’
Barbara Barry: ‘Perspectives on Schubert’s “Wanderer” Fantasy: conceptual models and compositional strategy “quasi una fantaisa” ’
Arnold Whittall: ‘Siegfried as master smith: Wagner’s ironic hymn to stability’
James Porter: ‘Lied composition and ethical action: settings of Goethe’s “Wonne der Wehmuth” by Alfred Julius Becher and Adolf Busch’


by Andrew Thomson and Arnold Whittall of

Rebecca Mitchell: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Richard Kramer: From the ruins of Enlightenment: Beethoven and Schubert in their solitude