11th March: Dominque Meyer Appeals to Vaccinate All Artists, Alexander Steinbeis: new artistic director of the Kissinger Sommer, Odéon Theatre occupation movement hopes to spread

Thursday 11th March '21

Dominque Meyer Appeals to Italian Government to Vaccinate All ArtistsFollowing 45 positive cases at the Teatro alla Scala, Superintendent Dominque Meyer has issued an appeal to the Italian government.In the appeal, Meyer asked the government …

1st July: Guildhall School launches a new masters degree, Stephen Fry to judge young composers, Dominique Meyer succeeds

Monday 1st July '19

Guildhall School of Music & Drama launch new Masters degreeGuildhall School of Music & Drama has announced a new postgraduate Electronic Music degree. Starting in September 2020, the two-year course will equip students with practical …

Blüthner announcement, Aural Diversity Initiative and La Scala News

Wednesday 19th June '19

Blüthner has announced its Wimbledon Piano Classics 2019 programme. The concert series, which takes place at Trinity United Reformed Church in Wimbledon from 10 to 12 October 2019, is presented by Blüthner and the Royal College of Music, who have assembled a world-class …

22nd December: Sony classic chief Roscic to head Vienna State Opera & opening performance of Elbphilharmonie Hamburg available online on live stream

Thursday 22nd December '16

Classical News In today's classical news, Sony classic chief Bogdan Roscic is to head Vienna State Opera, Warner Classics sign 17-year-old trumpeter Lucienne Renaudin Vary, and BBC documentary Sound of Musicals will explore 100 years of …

2nd June: Bartoli’s new orchestra without Bartoli, new plans to save EUYO & Waltraud Meier back in Bayreuth

Thursday 2nd June '16

Classical News In today's news, Cecilia Bartoli's new orchestra is presented without her, M&S turns off music in stores after noise complaints and former Scotch College music teacher Allan Yang set to plead guilty to child …

24th September: ASO Music Director backs musicians, Meyer wants Muti to come to Vienna & Guildhall announce Stephen Plaice as resident writer.

Wednesday 24th September '14

The StradBritish cellist Julian Lloyd Webber joins charity Live Music Now as spokesmanThe artist announced his retirement from performing in April due to injuryClassical sourceGuildhall School announces Stephen Plaice as Writer in Residence for new …

8th September: Peter Sculthorpe dies, BBC statement about Proms makes a splash and Placido Domingo stays with Los Angeles Opera.

Monday 8th September '14

Classical News The GuardianBBC’s Proms coverage becomes a question of composureThe row over whether the BBC neglects new music at the Proms rages on following a statement given by the BBC.The TelegraphJames Rhodes: 'There’s a …