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The VOCES8 Foundation supports the BBC in securing the future of the BBC Singers

Thursday 15th February '24

The VOCES8 Foundation is delighted that the BBC has announced a sustainable plan for the future for the BBC Singers as an integral part of the BBC’s classical music provision. This news follows the conclusion of …

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(What’s the Story) Please Don’t Bore Me!

Tuesday 30th January '24

There’s an old misconception that PRs make up and embellish stories for their clients in order to secure coverage. Whilst this might be the case in some circles, this is not effective PR and won’t …

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Night Dreamer to release album featuring six of Chopin’s works, performed by Nicolas van Poucke

Friday 19th January '24

Pianist Nicolas van Poucke provides a direct-to-disc performance that serve as a fitting tribute to some of Chopin’s most notable piano worksNicolas van Poucke, a Dutch pianist, has recorded his second album with Night Dreamer, …

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Usha Kapoor’s debut album “Beach & Corigliano, Violin Sonatas” invites us on a musical journey through tragic romanticism and underexplored soundscapes

Wednesday 17th January '24

Usha Kapoor releases her debut album “Beach & Corigliano, Violin Sonatas” on 26 January 2024Starting off the new year, Usha Kapoor will release her debut album "Beach & Corigliano, Violin Sonatas" on 26 January 2024. …

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Revolutionary 24-Hour concert by Donne Foundation set to break Guinness Record featuring music exclusively written by women and non-binary composers 

Wednesday 17th January '24

Let HER MUSIC Play will take place on 22 February 2024 in London and it will be live-streamed worldwideDonne, Women in Music,  a UK foundation dedicated to achieving gender equality in music,  is set to …

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Sir Donald Runnicles to be appointed as chief conductor of the Dresden Philharmonic

Wednesday 20th December '23

Sir Donald Runnicles will become the new chief conductor of the Dresden Philharmonic in 2025. The draft contract will shortly be submitted to the City Council of the state capital Dresden for approval. Runnicles will …

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Three Digital Music Marketing Trends We Noticed In 2023!

Tuesday 19th December '23

This year has been a hectic one for the digital landscape. Elon Musk’s trailing changes to Twitter/X, TikTok being a large part of a political cold war,  In the ever-evolving landscape of digital marketing, staying …

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Chief Conductor Jakub Hrůša Extends His Contract With The Bamberg Symphony

Friday 8th December '23

Chief Conductor Jakub Hrůša has signed a contract extension with the Bamberg Symphony, which will now be in effect until 2029At the Bavarian State Ministry, Markus Blume, Bavarian Minister of State for Science and the …

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Arcangelo to welcome Sir Nicholas Kenyon as new Chair

Thursday 7th December '23

Arcangelo is delighted to announce that Sir Nicholas Kenyon will be taking on the role of Chair of TrusteesSir Nicholas Kenyon is to become the next Chair of Trustees at Arcangelo, the internationally-acclaimed period performance …

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Music at Oxford announces Spring/Summer 2024 programme of its 40th anniversary season

Monday 4th December '23

Music at Oxford’s milestone season, centred around the natural world and its local roots, sees the return of longtime collaborator Andreas Scholl, premieres by artist-in-residence the Marian Consort, and new partnerships with Castalian Quartet, Manchester …

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How will you incorporate our soon-to-be mechanical overlords into your work?

Thursday 30th November '23

Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has been making waves in headlines throughout the year. OpenAI, renowned for innovations like ChatGPT and DALL-E, went through a whirlwind, temporarily dismissing and rehiring their CEO within a span of just …

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Guitarist Roxane Elfasci releases her new album: Poésie Française

Saturday 11th November '23

Roxane Elfasci presents previously unpublished arrangements for guitar of major works from the early 20th centuryFollowing the acclaimed release of her first recording in 2021, Hommage à Debussy, dedicated to one of France's most influential …

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London International Festival of Early Music Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Tuesday 7th November '23

London's early music jamboree returns for its 50th edition, taking place in Blackheath venues from 8 - 11 November 2023The 50th London International Festival of Early Music (LIFEM) will take place in Blackheath venues from …

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How will YOU deal with your next crisis?

Thursday 26th October '23

How will YOU deal with your next crisis?Hello! I’m Hannah Goldshlack-Wolf, Senior PR Manager of the US offices at WildKat and self-professed crisis communications nerd (yes, it’s a thing). I started working in performing arts …

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We are hiring in Berlin!

Thursday 26th October '23

Werkstudent*in für Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit bei WildKat PR BerlinLust in die Welt der PR einzutauchen? Und das auch noch im Berliner Kulturleben? Du kannst dir vorstellen, eigenständig Künstlerprojekte zu übernehmen und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit zu managen? Dann …

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Digital Associate – New York

Thursday 19th October '23

About usWildKat is a creative agency for culture and music. We offer PR, marketing, branding, social media and event management for institutions and artists. We are the only performing arts agency working internationally. As a …

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WildKat Newsletter Blog – Fake Accounts PSA

Tuesday 3rd October '23

What are these fake and copycat accounts, and how do we stop them?Fake accounts are created for a number of reasons. They can be made by fans with non-malicious intent, or they can be made …

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Paid internship at WildKat PR

Friday 29th September '23

Paid internship at WildKat PRWould you be interested to join a friendly and vibrant atmosphere in London and work for a creative PR agency specialising in classical music? Are you looking to gain experience in …

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Arcangelo brings Telemann’s ‘Paris Quartet No.6’ to life in a captivating film at the Wren Library

Friday 29th September '23

GRAMMY-nominated ensemble, Arcangelo, showcase their premiere performance film, captured  at Trinity College Cambridge’s exquisite Wren LibraryArcangelo, a globally renowned period performance ensemble, is set to unveil their first studio production film, shot against the stunning …

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Todd Mason to release debut album featuring his Violin Concerto, performed by Tosca Opdam

Thursday 28th September '23

Composer Todd Mason provides his response to the 21st century Violin Concerto in this new recording that harnesses the technical skill of the soloist and orchestraAmerican composer Todd Mason brings us his new Violin Concerto …

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Rhona Stevens & Joseph Peach collaborate to present their new album Fragments in Time

Thursday 28th September '23

Fragments in Time, is a new, majestic collaborative album from Scottish artists Rhona Stevens and Joseph PeachWith an enchanting blend of cinematic alt-folk, Rhona Stevens and Joseph Peach's new release promises a musical journey that …

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We are hiring in Berlin!

Thursday 14th September '23

Digital Marketing Account Assistent*in für BerlinSocial Media ist dein zweites Zuhause? Für uns auch!! Wir suchen jemanden, der*die sich nicht nur in den sozialen Medien auskennt, sondern die Sachen wirklich in die Hand nehmen und …

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Are you thinking about your content enough?

Thursday 31st August '23

Within the past month, classical music’s accessibility has come up in various news articles and social media posts, whether it be from analysing the disparity in ticket sales across the industry or the benefits of …

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Kathryn Lewek is ‘Queen of the Night’ at The Edinburgh International Festival 2023

Friday 28th July '23

Internationally renowned soprano Kathryn Lewek will perform live this year at The Edinburgh International FestivalSoprano Kathryn Lewek, regarded as one of the most remarkable coloraturas today, will be reprising her iconic role of Queen of …

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What Social Media Platforms Should I Be Using? 

Thursday 27th July '23

With the launch of Threads, which sparked the discussion of an actual fight between Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk, we have yet another social media platform to consider using in digital marketing. Despite Threads being …

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Aditya Prakash’s New Immersive Debut Solo Album: ‘ISOLASHUN’

Wednesday 26th July '23

Aditya Prakash is releasing his new single and title track ‘ISOLASHUN’ ahead of his upcoming enveloping debut albumAditya Prakash is an award-winning vocalist known for his powerful and emotive voice, and is one of the …

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Streetwise Opera appoints Olivia Brown to its Board of Trustees

Wednesday 19th July '23

Streetwise Opera, an opera company empowering people who have experienced homelessness, appoints WildKat's Managing Director, Olivia Brown, to its Board of Trustees.Streetwise Opera runs a programme of singing and creative workshops in London, Manchester …

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The Winners of the MAHLER COMPETITION 2023

Friday 14th July '23

The 7th Mahler Conducting Competition of the Bamberg Symphony has been won by renowned Italian conductor Giuseppe MengoliItalian conductor Giuseppe Mengoli has emerged as the winner of this year's Mahler conducting competition and has been …

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Composer Lukas Ligeti Celebrates 100-Year Anniversary of His Father, György Ligeti

Tuesday 11th July '23

The classical world has been celebrating 100 years since the birth of composer György Ligeti, a groundbreaking composer whose works are known for their innovative approaches to rhythm, texture, and form.His son, Lukas Ligeti is …

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Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2023

Thursday 6th July '23

This year's Tête à Tête Opera Festival line-up celebrates resilience, healing and community spiritTête à Tête: The Opera Festival 2023 sees "the mother of contemporary music theatre" (The Stage) celebrate the charity’s 25th birthday as …

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