4th May: Composer Anthony Payne dies aged 84, Survey on choral music during the pandemic, Olivier Greif, the new classic at the Deauville Easter Festival

Tuesday 4th May '21

Composer Anthony Payne dies aged 84British composer Anthony Payne has died, aged 84. The news comes almost exactly one month after his wife, soprano Jane Manning, also died. ‘They were inseparable in life, and I …

22nd January: BOZAR damaged by large fire, Choral and orchestral music for the first time in summer, Ebene Quartet to lead chamber music group in Munich

Friday 22nd January '21

BOZAR damaged by large fireThe Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels (BOZAR) has been damaged after a large fire.The fire started on the centre’s roof on Monday afternoon. Around 100 firefighters worked to contain the …

WildKat welcomes The City Choir of Washington!

Friday 11th May '18

We are please to be working with Classical Movements for The City Choir of Washington's inaugural tour of the UK this JulyThe City Choir of Washington celebrate their 10th anniversary under leadership of the Grammy-award winning conductor …

28th March: Royal Opera House announces residency for Arab composers, Classical Music reaches new heights in Alaska

Tuesday 28th March '17

In today's news: The Royal Opera House and Shubbak Festival have announced a London residency for Arab composers, and Facebook takes on Spotify and YouTube in the world of music streaming. Shakespeare’s Globe and Glyndebourne have announced an …

28th Mar: Mandarin, Mini Opera and popera

Wednesday 28th March '12

The GuardianJames Gaddarn ObituaryJames Gaddarn, who has died aged 87, spent his working life in the service of classical music, particularly choral music.Jonathan Lemalu: How I Learned To Sing In ChineseBass-baritone Jonathan Lemalu loves a …