17th December: Poet Laureate writes poem for the Royal Philharmonic Society, Berlin’s cultural image is ‘poor but sexy’ & the Fishwives Choir

Tuesday 17th December '13

GuardianCarol Ann Duffy writes poem for Royal Philharmonic Society's bicentenary Poet laureate celebrates 200 years of the society that commissioned Beethoven's 9th with ode titled Philharmonic. Gig and theatre tickets still subject to 'hidden charges' Fees and charges …

6th September: Beethoven app, Vanessa-Mae skis and Joyce Donato dedicates Proms performance to LGBT community

Friday 6th September '13

The Guardian How we made the Beethoven's 9th Symphony app The mind behind this immersive classical music app tells story of its design, development and delivery. The Independent Proms star soloist Joyce Donato to sing for 'voices silenced' over gay …

Classical Music News 9th September

Friday 9th September '11

Every day the WildKat team scan the newspapers and blogs online to bring you a digested list of the day’s classical music news.Norman Lebrecht - Slipped DiskBarenboim to open 2012 Olympics with Beethoven 9thRoger Wright, …