Classical Music Magazine
Composer Julian Anderson has joined Schott Music from Faber Music, which will retain his current catalogue. Faber and Schott ‘will work together closely on the overall promotion of Anderson’s music’, said a statement.
The Classical Music Award, launched by the Arts Club in 2013 to celebrate the best performer in the UK, is back this year, with Karl Jenkins as chairman.
Children from high-income families are more likely to take extracurricular classes, and have an edge over other children from poorer backgrounds, a new study reveals.
The event takes place at Windsor castle, outside of London, in March next year.
The South-African born artist was a highly influential pedagogue at such London institutions as the Royal College of Music and Guildhall School.
ICMA President Remy Franck is currently in Ankara to meet the directors of the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra who will host the next Gala Concert and Award Ceremony in the magnificent Bilkent Hall in Ankara, Turkey.
The trend for closing arts services is continuing, with over a third of local authorities in England and Wales left with no arts officer.
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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association had been searching for a new president since Deborah F. Rutter announced in December that she planned to leave in June to become president of the Kennedy Center.
Fabio Luisi will be quite busy in the coming years. Music director of the Zurich Opera and principal conductor of the Metropolitan Opera, now Luisi will be named principal conductor of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra.
Die Oper in Wuppertal hat als einziges deutsches Haus sein festes Sängerensemble aufgelöst. Was, wenn das sogenannte Stagione-Modell jetzt hierzulande Schule machte?
Geliebt von Andrea Breth wie Sasha Waltz: Der Wiener Bariton Georg Nigl ist der profilierteste Kamikaze-Sänger der Gegenwart. Für rührselige Rollen von Puccini und Verdi hält er sich nicht geeignet.
Südkoreanerin gewinnt Orgel-Contest.
Pablo Heras-Casado se convierte en el principal director invitado hasta 2018.
Karl Jenkins, Photo: Classic FM
(Written on September 5, 2014 )