29th May: Lack of diversity in Canadian music, friends of Ravel attempt to acquire manuscripts

Tuesday 29th May '18

In today's news: Lack of diversity leads to funding cuts for Toronto Opera and Orchestra, Classic Brit Awards donates tickets to London Music Fund, BBC Ten Pieces teach students about classical music, Yannick Nezet-Seguin: The director …

14th February: RNCM appoints Rebecca Tong as junior conducting fellow and classical music’s greatest love stories

Wednesday 14th February '18

In today's news: The eight semi-finalists selected for the inaugural Charles Wadsworth Piano Competition (CWPC) have been announced and the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) has appointed Rebecca Tong as its new junior fellow in …

4th November: RSNO’s Notes from Scotland, Mahler’s Score is to be auctioned & NYPhil’s Young People’s Concert

Friday 4th November '16

Classical News In today's classical news, The Royal Scottish National Orchestra is inviting submissions for its Notes from Scotland competition. The original score of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 (the Resurrection Symphony) is to be auctioned on 29th November for …

Barockmusik des 21. Jahrhunderts mit Marina Baranova

Friday 26th August '16

Heute erscheint das neue Album der Pianistin und Komponistin Marina Baranova bei Berlin Classics. Hypersuites sind „akustische Remixe barocker Meister“ und höchst persönliche musikalische Dialoge zwischen der Künstlerin und ihren Lieblingskomponisten. Dadurch werden neue, ungeahnte …

20th June: Study about how music evokes goosebumps, Artist of the Year voting now open & musical grass portraits

Monday 20th June '16

Classical News In our news today, a recent brain scan study provides clues how music pieces can evoke goosebumps, the voting for the 2016 Artist of the Year in the Gramophone Classical Music Awards is now …

13th June: Per Norgard Festival, Winner of ROSL Annual Music Competition & 30 million tickets for UK live music

Monday 13th June '16

Classical News In today's news, three-day festival in New York offers the chance to discover the music of Per Norgard, the man who shot YouTube star and singer Christina Grimmie has been identified & Emily Sun has …

7th April: Opera based on life of Bill Clinton, Wiener Staatsoper announces new season & PRS Foundation launches Flash Fund

Thursday 7th April '16

Classical news In today's news, LA Phil appoints Susanna Mälkki as principal guest conductor, Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition names its candidates and music charity PRS For Music Foundation has launched a new edition of its …

7th December: classical concerts for Christmas, rare Beethoven signature & Christel Lee wins prize

Monday 7th December '15

Classical News In today's news, The Guardian talks about the five best classical concerts for Christmas and Taylor Swift is the new patron of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Also, a rare complete signature by Ludwig van …

11th October: More funding for arts television, Children in Need, and Covent Garden Flashmob

Friday 11th October '13

YoutubeCovent Garden flashmob - 'Va, pensiero' by Giuseppe VerdiAs part of Deloitte Ignite Festival of Voices, Dominic Peckham brought together choral groups, first time singers and workshop attendees in a huge celebration of the human …

First Night of the Proms – WildKat PR’s Prom Preferences

Friday 12th July '13

There's a lot of excitement in the WildKat PR office today with it being the First Night of the BBC Proms tonight, so the team decided to shoot a short video blog, highlighting the Proms that …

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