Classical Music News – 14th June

Tuesday 14th June 2011

Every day the WildKat team scan newspapers, websites and blogs for interesting classical music news, and now we’ve decided to publish our lists so that you can get a classical music news summary each day. If you’ve read anything interesting each day that we’ve missed do feel free to comment and let us know!


L’elisir d’amore – review

4 star review of the Glyndebourne production.


Independent classical podcast – Nico Muhly and Craig Lucas interview

Edward Seckerson interviews Muhly and Lucas about the much anticipated premiere of ENO’s Two Boys.

Classical Music

Classical Music well represented in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Founder of Streetwise Opera Matthew Peacock is awarded with an MBE, and Managing Director of the LSO Kathryn McDowell is awarded a CBE.

Daily Mail

Castaway? Patriotic public choose Vaughan Williams for their top Desert Island Disc

The Lark Ascending has been named the favourite by the 25000 people who voted in the special programme Your Desert Island Discs.