Every day the WildKat team scan the newspapers and blogs online to bring you a digested list of the day’s classical music.
Daniel Barenboim is named new head of La Scala
After six years the Italian house appoints a new director
Jeffrey Tate: ‘I’ve had to fight all my life’
After nearly two decades abroad, Jeffrey Tate returns to Covent Garden. So why the wait, asks Tom Service
Free opera online from the Opera House of the Year
La Monnaie, recently awarded the prestigious title of Opera House of the Year by Opernwelt magazine, is planning to stream all of this season’s productions free online.
How Symphonies Grew Strong Audiences By Killing The Myth Of The Average Consumer
It turns out the secret to unlocking demand for classical music–as for most products–is discarding the Myth of the Average Customer
New York Times
Philadelphia Orchestra Management and Musicians Approve Labor Agreement
The Philadelphia Orchestra management and musicians said on Thursday that they had approved a labor agreement that represents a major step toward bringing the orchestra out of bankruptcy court
Il Volo: The boys who tempt teens to love opera
Italian pop-opera trio Il Volo have taken America by storm. Adam Sweeting reports