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The Guardian

BuzzFeed president: ‘We feel strongly that traditional media have given up on young people’

Jon Steinberg tells MIPCOM audience that his site is ‘bringing more hard news on a relative basis than a lot of the traditional television networks’

London Live TV channel to recruit 50 editorial staff ahead of Launch

Local television channel, an extension of the London Evening Standard, to hire producers and presenters before March launch

Classic FM Online

Breaking Bad opera to premiere in 2014

The hit US TV show is making its mark on the world of classical music just one week after the series finale

Pianist performs concert of Pink Floyd classical covers

AyseDeniz Gokcin, the pianist who turns Pink Floyd songs into classical arrangements, has recorded an entire concert of Pink Floyd material, taking inspiration from Chopin and Rachmaninov

David Garrett reveals new video with Nicole Scherzinger

Violinist David Garrett and Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger collaborate in an impressive new classical song, Io Ti Penso Amore


What Is Classical Music’s Women Problem?

Anastasia Tsioulcas discusses the subject of women in classical music following the Marin Alsop controversy

LA Times

In the L.A. classical music scene, the music comes first

Critic’s Notebook: New York and Minnesota’s financial issues and cancellations stem from a lack of vision and commitment. L.A. is a different story

Limelight Magazine

Pop-up concert in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Orchestra rallies a pop-up success story after Carnegie cancellation

Gerard Willems: On the value of healthy competition

Why do musicians put themselves through the grueling process of competitions and is it ever worth it?

Patrice Chéreau has died

Iconic director of Wagner’s centenary Ring cyle at Bayreuth passes at 68

Die Welt

“Wir sind schändlich mit Verdi umgegangen”

“Die Welt” überträgt am Freitag früh ab 2.30 Uhr als Livestream aus Chicago das Festkonzert zum 200. Geburtstag von Giuseppe Verdi. Ein Gespräch mit Riccardo Muti, der das Requiem dirigiert

Classic FM Online

Classic FM Online


(Written on October 10, 2013 )

BBC News

BBC arts funding to get 20% boost

BBC arts funding will go up by 20% . This will mean more plays, art exhibitions and more live music from around the UK will be broadcast on the BBC.

The Guardian

Spotify turns five: three questions defining the streaming site’s future

The online music site has made rapid progress, but faces plenty more challenges ahead as it celebrates its fifth birthday.

Classroom Projects: echoes from the happiest days of your life

A new compilation of rare recordings made by children in the 1960s and 70s expands our understanding of classroom music, showing children experimenting with musique concrète, adapting old folk songs and writing their own compositions.

Classical Music Magazine

‘LSO Play’ launched to allow access-all-areas footage of orchestra in concert

The London Symphony Orchestra has launched a new website to give audiences a taste of what it would be like to sit in amongst the orchestra.

Classic FM Online

David Garrett reveals new video with Nicole Scherzinger

Violinist David Garrett and Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger collaborate in an impressive new classical song, Io Ti Penso Amore.


BBC Radio 3 marks Verdi’s 200th anniversary

Nine days of programmes bring music, documentaries and features.

New York Times

Patrice Chéreau, Opera, Stage and Film Director, Dies at 68

Patrice Chéreau, a director whose iconoclastic theater, opera and film productions sometimes offered broad social critiques that made them both deeply provocative and widely influential, died on Monday in Paris.

Japan Times

Renowned composer Akira Miyoshi dies at 80

Award-winning composer Akira Miyoshi died of heart failure Friday at a Tokyo hospital, his agency said Saturday. He was 80. Miyoshi composed a wide variety of music featuring a mixture of Japanese and western techniques, ranging from symphony and chamber music to choral works.

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Patrice Chereau ist tot

Ein Mann vieler legendärer Inszenierungen: Der Theater-, Opern und Filmregisseur Patrice Chereau ist im Alter von achtundsechzig Jahren verstorben.

New York Times

New York Times




(Written on October 8, 2013 )