24th February: Closing ceremony classical at Sochi, classical music explodes, and Maria von Trapp

Monday 24th February '14

New York Daily News Classical music explodes, both in sales and in expanding boundaries As crossover classical-pop performers like Andrea Bocelli and Lindsey Stirling sell tons of records, established pop, rock and roots musicians like Rufus Wainwright, …

4th December: Sound of Music Remake, A Play on Handel and Soprano’s Debut Delayed

Tuesday 4th December '12

Gramophone Covent Garden withdraws soprano three days before starring debut Jennifer Rowley replaced by Patrizia Ciofi in Royal Opera’s new Robert le diable Classic FM Tine Thing Helseth announces new smartphone app A new smartphone app from Norwegian trumpeter Tine …