8th December: Hallé launches online set works concert for students, Director of the Berlin Philharmonic remains in office, 30th anniversary of the CNSMDP at La Villette

Tuesday 8th December '20

Hallé launches online set works concert for GCSE and A-level studentsThe Hallé has announced that from 10am on 22 January 2021, its online dedicated set works concert from The Bridgewater Hall will be available to …

26th August: Jules Buckley joins BBC SO, Berliner Philharmoniker celebrate at Brandenburg Gate and new choral conducting academy in Vézelay

Monday 26th August '19

Stormzy collaborator Jules Buckley joins BBC Symphony Orchestra A British composer known for working with the grime star Stormzy and the rock band Arctic Monkeys has been appointed to a senior role at the BBC Symphony …

22nd August: Steve Rubie awarded The Musicians’ Company’s Jazz Award, Berliner Philharmoniker: Kirill Petrenko takes over as Principal Conductor, The first in-house creation to celebrate…

Thursday 22nd August '19

Steve Rubie awarded The Musicians’ Company’s Jazz Lifetime Achievement Award 2019The Musicians’ Company has announced the award of its Jazz Lifetime Achievement Award for 2019 to flautist and saxophonist Steve Rubie. Rubie runs the famous …

9th May: [PIAS] announces Berliner Philharmoniker deal, hidden barriers for disabled artists and composer Georg Katzer has died

Thursday 9th May '19

[PIAS] announces global distribution deal with Berliner Philharmoniker Recordings [PIAS] has announced a new global distribution agreement with another of the world’s top orchestras, the Berliner Philharmoniker.The organisation’s in-house label, Berliner Philharmoniker Recordings has signed a …

August 28th: ‘Music China’ to promote music and music study in Shanghai, 250 musicians will meet at the 67th International Music Competition of the ARD in Munich this September

Tuesday 28th August '18

In today's news: 'Music China' to promote music and music study in Shanghai. In September 250 musicians will meet at the 67th International Music Competition of the ARD in Munich. St Asaph Cathedral cuts its music team in …

2nd August: West Side Story gets a new Maria, Gallagher joins Classic FM for the summer

Thursday 2nd August '18

In today's news, OPUS launches composition competition in collaboration with Britten Sinfonia, sports presenter joins Classic FM for the summer. Actor replaces lead in BBC Proms' West Side Story. German conductor and oboist Hansjörg Schellenberger awarded …

27th April: ISM reports discrimination figures, PRS Foundation honoured at awards, how Brexit might change touring

Friday 27th April '18

In today's news: ISM releases report detailing high levels of discrimination in the music industry, PRS Foundation honoured at annual Music Week awards in London, UMG recruits Spotify EVP, and how Brexit might change touring …

9th May: Stolen violin returns, BBC Young Musician Competition winner announced & new composition for the Eiffel Tower created

Monday 9th May '16

Classical News In our classical news today, a stolen three century old violin returns, BBC Proms sells record number of tickets in first hour of booking and the BBC Young Musician Competition 2016 announces the winner …

14th October: Best classical albums, Kirill Petrenko appointment & International Bassoon Day

Wednesday 14th October '15

Classical News In today's news, The Telegraph announces its guide to the best classical recordings of 2015, and the Royal College of Music celebrates International Bassoon Day. Also, Pitchfork Media becomes part of Condé Nast Stable and Roy …

21st July: Halle orchestra’s new payment system, Noga Quartet wins Melbourne Competition, candidates named for Joseph Joachim Violin Competition

Tuesday 21st July '15

Classical News In today's news, the Halle orchestra invites audience to pay what they feel concert was worth, the Noga Quartet wins the Melbourne Chamber Music Competition and the candidates are named for 2015 Joseph Joachim International …

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