1st December: Violinist Sheila Nelson has died, German government increases social insurance for artists, French Institute and La Villette provide digital access to culture in Côte d’Ivoire

Tuesday 1st December '20

The violinist Sheila Nelson has diedThe violinist Sheila Nelson has died, aged 84. In a career spanning more than 50 years, she created much educational music, played with the English Chamber Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic …

5th June: Emotional moments from One Love Manchester concert, Mozart piano concertos begin at The Cliburn, and Sgt Pepper back in the charts

Monday 5th June '17

In today's news many comment on the emotional One Love Manchester concert that took place last night, two weeks after the terror attack at Ariana Grande's concert. The Beatles' Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band …

24th May: Lawrence Power appointed ECO’s artistic director, Opera North’s Richard Farnes departs with The Ring & Sex Workers Opera

Tuesday 24th May '16

Classical News In our classical news today, Lawrence Power appointed artistic director of the English Chamber Orchestra charitable trust, Richard Farnes takes on Wagner's The Ring Cycle as his final assignment with Opera North and the Arts …

A Unique Performance of Waghalter at Cadogan Hall Tonight

Wednesday 14th November '12

This evening, Cadogan Hall will play host to Ignatz Waghalter: The Lost Romantic. Due to the extraodinary circumstances of his life, Waghalter's works were lost and forgotten due to his flight from persecution, and the …

Win tickets to see Irmina Trynkos and Alexander Walker perform Waghalter’s violin works at Cadogan Hall

Wednesday 10th October '12

On 14th November, Irmina Trynkos and the English Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Alexander Walker will perform a selection of works from Ignatz Waghalter’s lost repertoire. The concert will feature the first performance of his Violin …

24th July: Classical Music Apps, Katherine Jenkins and Maria Callas

Tuesday 24th July '12

Classic FM Joseph Calleja on tackling Mario LanzaMaltese Tenor Joseph Calleja talks to Classic FM about his new tribute album to Mario Lanza.New Classical App makes music theory fun ‘Singsmash’ a new app for iPhone and iPad …