Classical Music News – 27th May

Friday 27th May 2011

We check the newspapers, magazines, websites and blogs for classical music news updates every morning and we recently decided to share the best stories we’ve found with you. ┬áLet us know if you think this is useful and do comment if there’s something we’ve missed!


Steven Daverson… New Faces

Ivan Hewett meets the 26 year old composer.

Classical music festivals: high culture on a low budget

Michael White selects the best festivals this summer: Aldeburgh, Garsington and more.


The wiggly lines and wobbly music of Cornelius Cardew

Cornelius Cardew day is taking place at the Bath International Festival on 4th June.


Danielle de Niese: ‘I feel very fortunate, like an Olympian’

David Lister meets Danielle de Niese who is performing in Glyndebourne’s L’elisir d’amore this summer.

Jessica Duchen

Another little coup for the in-laws

Nicholas Collon has been named the LPO’s new assistant conductor.