4th December: James Levine accused of molestation, harassment in classical music industry, Artur Korn’s 80th birthday.

Monday 4th December '17

In today's news: New York Met opera suspends James Levine over sexual allegations, 70% of self-employed workers in classical music had been harassed, study finds; creative industries made a record contribution to the economy last year. …

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 …

5th August: Opera star breaks her leg- but completes the performance, Six hundred voices to mark the centenary of the First World War and John Hurt and Rory Kinnear to be part of BBC Proms

Tuesday 5th August '14

Classical News The Telegraph Opera star breaks her leg – but completes the performance Soprano Christiane Karg dislocated her knee during Mozart's La Finta Giardiniera. Classical-Music.com Six hundred voices to mark the centenary of the First World WarYoung singers from …