2nd August: Olympian Musicians, Lost Manuscripts and Music Partnerships

Thursday 2nd August 2012

Arts Journal- Slipped Disc

Which Olympic team has 19 conservatoire students? 

You’ll never guess which Olympic team has 19 conservatoire students…

Olga Korbut makes her Royal Opera House debut

The Soviet star will play her part in the ROH Covent Garden’s Olympic exhibition.

And the Best Opera House in Germany is… 

Magazine Die Deutsche Bühne ranks Germany’s Opera Houses.

BBC Music Magazine

Time called on Sibelius in the UK 

London base of the music software company was closed last night.

BBC News 

Philadelphia Orchestra safe from bankruptcy 

American orchestra has officially emerged from bankruptcy.


Sydney Symphony signs partnership with Chinese conservatory 

Sydney Orchestra is linked to Xinghai Conservatory for three years.

Classic FM 

“Lost” Beethoven score auction in London 

On December 1st a lost Beethoven manuscript will go on auction in a Sotheby’s sale.

Masked man attacks Orpington Choir rehearsal 

Masked attacker breaks into an Orpington Choir rehearsal…

Julian Lloyd Webber new youth patron of BSO 

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra has announced Julian Lloyd Webber as the patron of their BSO vibes scheme.