New Artistic Leadership Team For the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday 13th April '22

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra welcomes Jukka-Pekka Saraste as Chief Conductor, Pekka Kuusisto as Principal Guest Conductor and Artistic co-director and Anna Clyne as Composer-in-ResidenceThe Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra is renewing its artistic leadership model. The orchestra will …

14th – 20th August: The inspiring women of Edinburgh International Festival, Vikings just go for it, Paris candlelight concerts, Chamber Music America Names CEO

Friday 20th August '21

‘We have proved we are trailblazers’ – inspiring women of Edinburgh International Festival share hopes for classical musicEvery year, some of the world’s finest performers from opera, classical music, dance and theatre, flock to the …

17th July: Kensington Symphony Orchestra announcement, The new generation Inside the rejuvenated classical sector, Theater Konstanz: Danger of collapse…

Wednesday 17th July '19

Kensington Symphony Orchestra announces 2019/20 seasonKensington Symphony Orchestra has announced its programme for 2019/20, the orchestra’s 64th season. The 2019/20 programme continues the KSO’s longstanding commitment to contemporary music. Highlights include works by Anna Clyne …

14th March: Scottish Chamber Orchestra announces new season under Maxim Emelyanychev, Catrin Finch returns to the stage and Munich’s Hochschule calls for compositions

Thursday 14th March '19

SCO announces 2019/20 season with new principal conductor Maxim Emelyanychev The Scottish Chamber Orchestra has announced its season for 2019/20, the first with new principal conductor Maxim Emelyanychev (pictured).The season opens in September 2019 with conductor …

22nd April: Menuhin’s Centenary, music world mourns Prince and Joshua Bell joins US cultural mission

Friday 22nd April '16

Classical News In our news today, popstar Prince died at the age of 57, the world celebrates Menuhin's centenary with #Menuhin100, Joshua Bell joins US cultural mission to Cuba and Anna Clyne wins the 2016 Hindemith …

18th April: 16 year old boy wins Senior Menuhin Competition, UK once again world’s No.3 music market & Beyonce gives classical music lessons

Monday 18th April '16

Classical News In our news today, 16 year old boy wins Senior Menuhin Competition, UK is once again the world’s No.3 music market and Southbank Centre announces new board appointments. Also, 2016 BBC Proms sells Promming …

23rd May: Arts & Business Awards announced, La Scala fires director general & stolen violins recovered 16 years later

Friday 23rd May '14

Classic FMArts & Business Awards winners announcedThe best partnerships between businesses and the arts were honoured last night at a ceremony at the BFI Southbank, London at the 35th Arts & Business Awards, in partnership …

27th January: Boy with no arms plays trumpet, Classical Grammy Award winners, and challenging ‘fat lady sings’ parody

Monday 27th January '14

BBC NewsOrchestras 'still hostile to women'Although there are hundreds of female musicians, very few orchestras have female directors and conductorsLimelight MagazineClassical Grammy Awards 2014Australian Chamber Orchestra and Dawn Upshaw head the impressive list of this …