If you've never been to a classical concert before, you might be worried about not knowing what to do or when to clap. Help is at hand!
Research says that some people are put off coming to classical music concerts because they don’t know the conventions. While there are many initiatives which have tried to relax those 'rules' (for example, the OAE’s award-winning Night Shift series) it can be helpful to know what to generally expect.
Here is our Director of Music Gillian Moore's take on how to approach classical music concerts. You may find they are not as intimidating as you think.