A ‘small island’ wave banning Russian music and musicians

3rd – 10th March

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia – The dance troop has had dates cancelled in British cities including Bristol, Wolverhampton, Peterborough, Northampton, Edinburgh and London

Royal Moscow Ballet – A performance of Swan Lake by the group in Dublin was cancelled

Euronews, mostly owned by Media Globe Network

The Cardiff Philharmonic Orchestra’s decision to remove Russian composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky from its forthcoming programme due to the conflict in Ukraine has been branded a “terrible mistake” by a classical music critic.

Ivan Hewett said that the decision showed “how quickly common sense can be set aside, when passions are inflamed by conflict”

Nation.cymru , sponsored by the Welsh government

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