29th March: Classic FM launch new festival, Sony Classical signs Hauschka, Luminato announces festival lineup

Thursday 29th March '18

In today's news: New Classic FM music festival announced, Sony Classical signs Hauschka, classical music played to police dogs, Toronto arts festival Luminato makes a statement with its 2018 lineup, Kirill Serebrennikow to stage at …

1st May: Musicians among 15 executed in North Korea, cellist responds to terrorist attacks in Iraq and Joyce DiDonato joins Carnegie Hall board

Friday 1st May '15

Classical News In today's news fifteen North Korean senior officials have been put to death, including four musicians from the state orchestra. Karim Wasfi, cellist and director of the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra responds to terrorist …

11th June: Javid and Harman’s artistic ideals, the unclaimed piano and Richard Strauss’ 150th birthday

Wednesday 11th June '14

Classical News Classicalmusicmagazine.com Sajid Javid and Harriet Harman set out artistic ideals The new culture secretary, Sajid Javid, and his shadow counterpart, Harriet Harman, have both made powerful speeches addressing young people and approaches to class difference in …