Wishing a very happy eightieth birthday to the wonderful Welsh bass, Gwynne Howell, who has appeared with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on a number of notable occasions and on several award-winning recordings!

Check out the video below, produced by Wild Plum Arts, in which Howell talks about working with Solti and many others, and read more here: Happy birthday, Gwynne Howell!

TOP: Gwynne Howell | Guy Gravett photo