Recent article by TheGuardian.com reviews some surprising and some not surprising statistics about classical music in 2013.
Here’s a selection from the article.
“There are statistics – and there are statistics. Some fascinating – and alarming – classical music data was released earlier this week by Bachtrack.com. The site, the internet’s biggest classical-events-lister, has trawled its databases – which take in operatic and concert performances all over the world – to compile lists of last year’s busiest musicians and orchestras and the most performed composers and pieces of 2013.” (via TheGuardian.com)