‘Fifty Shades of Grey- The Classical Album’ set for release on EMI
EMI are releasing an album of classical music chosen by author E L James.
Charles Ives’ house to be demolished?
Developers are looking to purchase Charles Ives’ house.
Beethoven, Bach manuscripts up for auction
Original manuscripts by Beethoven, Bach and Rameau are to be auctioned in October at Sotheby’s in Paris.
Arts Journal- Slipped Disc
Just in: BBC signs another maestro
The BBC Symphony Orchestra announced that Semyon Bychkov would join their roster of conductors.
Research: More Germans attend Classical Concerts than pop and rock
A New survey detects an increase in audiences of classical concerts.
Amid Olympic confusion, Wales launches anthem app
The Welsh have launched an app to teach you how to sing their national anthem properly.
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A guide to Olga Neuwirth’s music
Tom Service guides us through the music of Olga Neuwirth
Marvin Hamlisch, composer of The Sting and A Chorus Line, dies aged 68
The composer Marvin Hamlisch, who wrote the scores for films and shows including The Sting and A Chorus Line, has died in Los Angeles, aged 68.