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 …

26th October: Radio 3’s River of Music, SCO’s new leader & classical music changing Kenyan children’s lives

Wednesday 26th October '16

Classical News In today's classical news round-up, to celebrate its 70-year history, BBC Radio 3 is to broadcast music for 12 hours without presenters talking on air. Scottish Chamber Orchestra appoints Benjamin Marquise Gilmore as its …

17th April: Philip Glass, ‘Silent Night’ and the Menuhin Competition winners

Tuesday 17th April '12

The Independent Don Giovanni, Heaven, Villiers St, London Between Mozart’s Don Giovanni and the Don Juan of myth yawns a gap. The Times Einstein on the Beach: Philip Glass's beautiful five-hour Minimalist opera Historians hail it as the first great American opera. The …