Music Review: Lydia Kakabadse – British feeling made exotic fantasy

After my last review of a young British child prodigy I go to the other extreme, looking at another British musician, but one who is sixty this year. Listening to this CD featuring several of her works, you might be surprised to learn that Lydia Kakabadse was born in Southport and raised in Altrincham, Cheshire.… Read More Music Review: Lydia Kakabadse – British feeling made exotic fantasy

Music Review: ‘From Me to You’ by Shane Thomas – A True British Prodigy

There are some people in this world who are annoyingly talented and Shane Thomas fits this category to the hilt. And then some. Officially the youngest person in history to be signed to a music publisher (EMI) at the age of 10, Shane Thomas has wowed newspapers, royalty and even bastions of musical prowess such… Read More Music Review: ‘From Me to You’ by Shane Thomas – A True British Prodigy