April 2nd – April 8th: Marquee TV Presents LPO Digital with Amazon Prime, Ukrainian Musicians Welcomed In Germany & France, Women Dominate Classical Music Grammy Awards

Friday 8th April '22

Marquee TV Presents LPO Digital Residency and Partnership With Amazon PrimeMarquee TV has announced its US launch on Amazon’s Prime Video Channels, as well as the second year of its digital residency with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.Alongside the …

9th March: London Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Elena Dubinets as artistic director, Organisers cancel Handel Festival 2021 in Halle, Centenary of the American Conservatory of Fontainebleau

Friday 9th April '21

London Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Elena Dubinets as artistic directorThe London Philharmonic Orchestra has announced the appointment of Russian-born Elena Dubinets to the role of artistic director, starting in September 2021. Dubinets was previously vice president …

29th June: London Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Cristina Rocca as artistic director, Vienna Boys Choir threatens insolvency, Gaumont is preparing a mini-series on “The Phantom of the Opera”, Cerise Jacobs Pivots To Virtual Opera

Monday 29th June '20

London Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Cristina Rocca as artistic directorThe London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) has announced the appointment of Cristina Rocca as artistic director from November 2020. Rocca is currently vice president for artistic planning at the …

30th July: Help Musicians UK announce funding advice tour, Edward Gardner announced as next principal conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sampling dispute – The better song wins

Tuesday 30th July '19

Help Musicians UK announce funding advice tourThe UK independent charity for musicians is hitting the road across the country to offer funding advice. Following the success of the Help Musicians advice session tour earlier this …

29th July: New LPO Appointment, New Youth Orchestra, Anna Netrebko success

Monday 29th July '19

LPO appoints Edward Gardner as principal conductorThe London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) has appointed Edward Gardner as its next principal conductor, succeeding Vladmir Jurowski.  Gardner will become the orchestra’s first British principal conductor since the late 1960s …

5th June: LPO to offer points-based loyalty scheme, Nicola Benedetti becomes NYO ambassador, and Julliard archive recordings now available

Wednesday 5th June '19

LPO becomes first UK orchestra to offer points-based loyalty schemeThe London Philharmonic Orchestra has created a new online-only loyalty scheme to reward concert-goers who want to attend several concerts a year, but only book tickets …

8th April: Creative Europe budget doubled, LPO Junior Artists applications open and John Gilhooly awarded Heidelberger Frühling prize

Monday 8th April '19

Creative Europe Parliament votes to double budget MEPs voted last week (28 March) to double the budget of the 2021-2027 Creative Europe programme. The increased funding is intended to enhance international circulation of works, support better …

21st February: LPO announce new residency, RCM announce International Women’s Day programme, Unsuk Chin wins the Hamburg Bach Prize

Thursday 21st February '19

London Philharmonic Orchestra announce residency at Saffron Hall The London Philharmonic Orchestra have announced a brand-new residency at Saffron Hall, Essex, to begin in the 2019/20 season.Joining Britten Sinfonia, which has been resident orchestra at the …

1st February: MET Opera’s Assistant General Manager dies aged 67, Exit Live launches platform for selling concert recordings, Spotify starts testing a separate music station app

Thursday 1st February '18

In today's news: Things we learnt at the Grammy awards, Exit Live has launched a new platform which allows artists to sell recordings of recent or historic performances directly to their fans and David Garrett cancels …

29th January: Marin Alsop is the first female artistic director of Vienna orchestra, complete list of winners from the Grammy Awards is released and Piotr Beczala signs with Pentatone

Monday 29th January '18

In today's news: Marin Alsop is the fist woman to become artistic director of top Vienna orchestra, Brexit as an opportunity for British orchestras to escape red tape and tax of Europe, Barbara Hannigan wins the Grammy for …

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