19th April: Salzburg Festival gets younger and ‘Lady Macbeth of Mzensk’

Wednesday 19th April '17

In today's news: interview with Miriam Margolyes, more young talent for the Salzburg Festival and listen to Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto. Aleksandra Markovic announced as the new director of Opera North. 'Paris - a celebration of …

30 September: Firefighters evacuate Albert Hall, new Guildhall complex and Scottish Opera’s musical director steps down

Monday 30th September '13

Gramophone Firefighters called to London's Royal Albert Hall as thousands are evacuatedA Classic FM live event at the Royal Albert Hall was cancelled on thursday night when smoke in the basement of the building prompted an …

3rd April: Wagner’s Lumbago, Liverpool Philharmonic hall’s facelift and Glyndebourne Festival in May

Wednesday 3rd April '13

GuardianA bad case of Wagner's LumbagoVienna Opera director Franz Welser-Moest collapses with back pain during Wagner performance. Classic FM Classic FM Live at the Royal Albert Hall 2013 - buy tickets now!Some of classical music's brightest stars …