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9th October – 15th October: Andrea Bocelli Partners With Universal Music Group, Opus Klassik Prize 2021, Nathalie Stutzmann As New Music Director in Atlanta, Brandani Takes Artistic Leadership in Calgary and Colorado

Friday 15th October '21

Andrea Bocelli Begins New Partnership With Universal Music GroupAndrea Bocelli, the Italian tenor, has today announced an exclusive and expanded global recording agreement with Universal Music Group (UMG). Bocelli is signing a new long-term multi-album …

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21st – 27th August: Scottish Government launches touring Fund, Opus Klassik Results, American orchestras champion diversity, Proof of Vaccination required in venues

Friday 27th August '21

Scottish Government launches £750,000 touring Fund for Live MusicA new fund, called Scotland on Tour, has been announced by the Scottish government and aims to support the staging of concerts between January 2022 and January …

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4th June: Violinist Randall Goosby presents his debut album, 600 nominations for Opus Klassik 2021, New theme for the 2021-2022 season at the Grand Théâtre de Genève

Friday 4th June '21

Violinist Randall Goosby: ‘It’s incredibly humbling for me to share these Black composers’ music’The rising star violinist speaks to Classic FM about his debut album, ‘Roots’, and what it means to be a Black artist …

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19th October: Five BHM events this week, Curfew: tensions between Castex and Bachelot, Opus Klassik adorns itself with stars and strangers

Monday 19th October '20

Five Black History Month events to get involved with this weekTo celebrate and reflect on Black History Month, a variety of organisations are hosting creative events across London this week, see our top picks below. …

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12th October: Free theatre classes for Black women, Resurrecting a masterpiece at the Opéra de Saint-Étienne, Buchbinder receives Opus Klassik

Monday 12th October '20

Free classes for Black women theatre producersTheatre producee Jacquelyn Bell is running a series of free workshops aimed at Black women who want to become – or further their careers as – theatre producers. Bell, known …

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25th September: BFI Southbank 6-week celebration of Ennio Morricone, Awarding of “OPUS KLASSIK“ 2020 in Berlin, Corinna Niemeyer becomes musical director of the OCL

Friday 25th September '20

BFI Southbank launch six-week celebration of film composer Ennio MorriconeFollowing the death of the great Italian film composer earlier this year, BFI Southbank will be screening the films his music brought to life, including The …

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3rd September: BBC says words to Rule, Britannia! will now be sung at Proms, Winners for the third Opus Klassik have been announced, Théâtre de l’Athénée: ask for the programme!

Thursday 3rd September '20

BBC says words to Rule, Britannia! will now be sung at PromsThe BBC has caved in to pressure and announced that the words of Rule, Britannia! and Land of Hope and Glory will be sung …

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3rd September: International Conference on Women’s Work in Music, Opus Klassik Prize winners 2019, French school year also began with music

Tuesday 3rd September '19

International Conference on Women’s Work in Music returns to Wales Performing rights organisation PRS for Music will bring experts from across the music industry to Bangor University in Wales this Friday 6 September.The International Conference on …

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August 30th: Why is Classic FM so popular with Millennials? Academy Music Group expansion and new Dallas Opera chief

Thursday 30th August '18

Academy Music Group has announced a new lease agreement with Manchester-based live entertainment venue, FWSO has hired Keith Cerny as its next president and CEO. New artists announced for woman and tech festival, and why …

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