#vlogtober 22nd, Classical Music Quiz

Thursday 22nd October '15

How quickly can you recognise/ name these famous pieces of classical music?Listen to the video and test yourself!

#vlogtober 20th, Wagner and King Ludwig II

Tuesday 20th October '15

150 years ago, on 20 October 1865, Cosima von Bülow (wife of Richard Wagner) allegedly went to the Bavarian treasury in Munich to collect 40,000 florins owed to her husband by King Ludwig. Officials had no …

#vlogtober 15th, Madrid Piano Project

Thursday 15th October '15

Yesterday in Madrid, eight pianos were placed in different spots about the city for everyone to play.The initiative was taken in connection with a concert by Ukrainian pianist Stanislav Khristenko at the Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid, …

4th June: Film composers should be treated as ‘seriously’ as Mozart, Michael Nyman on his Hillsborough Memorial and Aled Jones and Joyce DiDonato receive RAM fellowship

Friday 4th July '14

Classical News The Telegraph Film score composers should be treated as 'seriously' as Mozart and Tchaikovsky, Royal Albert Hall director says Film scores should be treated as "serious" classical music, with modern composers doing a similar job as …

6th November: Lifelong benefits of music lessons, Instrument Museum Destroyed, and Video Game music concerts

Wednesday 6th November '13

MashablePitchfork to Launch Magazine-Style App 'Pitchfork Weekly'Online music publication Pitchfork will launch its first mobile app in November, the company revealed exclusively to Mashable. Dubbed Pitchfork Weekly, the magazine-style app will be available on iOS at launch before …

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 …