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House music: Tim Ashley's watching and listening picks

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

In our new series, critics tell us about the music they're listening to at home. This week, Tim Ashley returns to live concerts and is overwhelmed by Strauss
Two concerts live-streamed from the Philharmonie de Paris have profoundly touched me in the last few days. Both marked the beginnings of a return to live music, albeit with an online audience, as lockdown restrictions begin to be eased across Europe. And both focused, tellingly perhaps, on works by Strauss , written during the second world war - music, in other words, which asserts a common humanity in dark times. Last Wednesday...
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