Author Archives: Paul Carey Jones

About Paul Carey Jones

Paul Carey Jones is a Welsh opera singer. He should be writing about the current state of the classical music business but might well digress into science, politics, football or cheese. You can contact him via comments here or at: paulcareyjones@gmail.com

Coronaclassical 13: The Death of British Opera

Three cheers for Oliver Dowden! Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 12: Drilling Holes in the Titanic

If it’s safe for pubs to open, why are theatres still shut? Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 11: Opera’s Kobayashi Maru Test

Could theatres test their way out of COVID-19 lockdown? Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 10: Fiddling While Rome Burns

Ultra-Darwinism in the UK arts. Continue reading

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Where are all the time travellers?

Why did no one turn up to Stephen Hawking’s party? Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 9: Opening Up

How soon should musicians get back to work? Continue reading

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Hire Car Top Trumps: Audi A4 Avant

Rating the world’s most mediocre motors. Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 8: Freelancers and Impotence

Freelance singers: a novel crisis and age-old problems. Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 7: Living with Covid-19

Cancel everything and go to bed: you fight a virus lying down. Continue reading

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Hire Car Top Trumps: Audi A1

Rating the world’s most mediocre motors. Continue reading

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