10th August: ‘Handel experiment’ for German students, Opera America announces latest grants

Thursday 10th August '17

In today's news: RNCM announces French Connections festival, BBC Radio 4’s Front Row gets TV spin-off, and Opera America announces latest grants for female composers. Number of women in artistic productions remains too low, ARD …

21th December: New dates for Andre Rieu’s tour, Bocelli backed out of singing for Trump’s inauguration & Zuzana Ruzickova

Wednesday 21st December '16

Classical News In today’s classical news, renowned violinist Andre Rieu announces his rescheduled UK tour dates with the Johann Strauss Orchestra, and David Robertson will step down as Music Director for the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra after their …

10th July: UMG appoints senior vice president, music helps horses keep calm & UK festival market being driven by ‘super fans’

Wednesday 10th August '16

Classical News In our news today, UMG appoints senior vice president of digital strategy and partnerships, experts at the French National Stud found that music helps horses keep calm, and Game of Thrones concert experience hits …

7th January: Big Brother at the Opera House, Opera Mob at the Market and Walt Disney Fantasy Opera

Monday 7th January '13

The GuardianAccess all arias: Die Walküre at the Royal Opera HouseWhat does it take to put on one of the biggest operas? The Royal Opera House installs Big Brother-style cameras. Nicholas Wroe goes backstagePhilip Glass …

16th May: David Robertson, Leonard Cohen and Jorma Silvasti

Wednesday 16th May '12

The TelegraphPop stars like Damon Albarn finally understand classical musicAfter decades of risible fusions, artists today like Damon Albarn really know how to mix the old and new.GramophoneCellist wins 2012 BBC Young Musician contestFifteen-year old …

May 15th: Laura van der Heijden, Spira mirabilis and Rafael Payare

Tuesday 15th May '12

The IndependentIndependent podcast: Naxos 25th anniversaryIn just a quarter of a century Naxos has created "a catalogue comprising the largest number of individual works and the widest available repertoire of any classical label since the …