20th November: Charity Concert at Cadogan, Mahler Music Project, and Major Music Prizes

Tuesday 20th November 2012

Classic FM

‘Super-orchestra’ founded for charity concert

The Orchestra Musica Romantica, made up of professionals from a range of renowned orchestras, will make their concert debut this December.

Benedetti given prestigious Scottish music award 

Nicola Benedetti follows her Classic BRIT Award with a gong at the illustrious Tartan Clef awards in Glasgow.

Philip Ledger dies aged 74

The esteemed British classical musician and academic is best known for his role as director of the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.

The Guardian

Feel the Music project teaches deaf children a touch of Beethoven

Mahler Chamber Orchestra scheme aims to open up world of music to hearing-impaired children across Europe

Slipped Disc

Just in: Worry wins young composer a major prize

Our Swedish friend Benjamin Staern has just been told he has won the Christ Johnson prize for his new clarinet concerto, titled Worried Souls.

The Strad

VSA competition awards 16 golds

Violin, viola, cello and bow makers honoured in Cleveland

Huffington Post

Concerns With the Classical Music World in the 21st Century

The success of the most famous living classical pianist, as well as the most famous living opera singer, appears to me a cassandrean sign for the decline of our culture

The Guardian