16th October – 22nd October: Gateways Music Festival Awarded $800,000, In Honour of Bernard Haitink & Edita Gruberova, Two New York Orchestras Return

Friday 22nd October '21

Gateways Music Festival awarded $800,000 from Andrew W. Mellon FoundationGateways Music Festival has today announced, in association with the Eastman School of Music, the receipt of an $800,000 award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. …

WildKat US welcomes Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra!

Wednesday 28th April '21

We are thrilled to welcome two of North America’s most progressive and influential ensembles to the WildKat PR roster: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra for public relations and Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra for social media. An essential part …

2nd November: Muhal Richard Abrahms died at age 87, Chicago Symphony’s deficit widens by $300,000 and 2018 Opera News Awards to honour stars of the stage

Thursday 2nd November '17

In today's classical news Muhal Richard Abrahms died at age 87, Chicago Symphony's deficit widens by $300,000, Sainsbury's launches own-brand vinyl albumsand and 2018 Opera News Awards to honour stars of the stage.NPRMuhal Richard Abrams, …

22nd June: VCM launches composition competition, first recipients of Sirens funding announced, and Apple considers reducing royalty rates

Thursday 22nd June '17

In today's news: German broadcast license fee decreases, and conductor Frieder Bernius celebrates his 70th birthday. Fete de la musique has begun in Berlin and Brandenburg, and Dina Gilbert becomes music director in Kamloops. ABO …

21st October: Grosvenor receives NY Phil piano prize, RNCM partners with PKU & Bob Shennan

Friday 21st October '16

Classical News In today's news round-up, British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor has been named as the recipient of the New York Philharmonic’s Ronnie and Lawrence Ackman Classical Piano Prize. Royal Northern College of Music announced a new professional partnership …

16th October: British Airways pairs in-flight-meals with classical music, J & A Beare launches exclusively online auction, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra receives $400,000 from Andrew W Mellon Foundation, Politicians speak out on WA Opera WA Opera “censorship”

Thursday 16th October '14

Classic FMKarl Jenkins to judge Arts Club's £4,000 classical music awardCalling all young musicians: entries for the Classical Music Award, launched by the Arts Club in 2013 to celebrate the best performer aged between 18-30 in the …

Augustin Dumay Live in Paris Tonight

Friday 22nd February '13

Tonight Augustin Dumay is performing at the Theatre des Champs-Elysees in Paris. He is launching his new disc Franck and Strauss Violin Sonatas with a performance with pianist Louis Lortie. This new release is part of an …

13th Feb: Grammy Awards 2012, Gustavo Dudamel, the Mahler Project and Schubert’s 200-year-old musical puzzle

Monday 13th February '12

LA TimesGrammy Awards 2012: Gustavo Dudamel, L.A. Philharmonic winThe first Grammy win in Dudamel's careerL.A Philharmonic heads to Venezuela with hopes, fearsThe orchestra's outreach and Mahler performance trip to Gustavo Dudamel's native country has great …

Classical Music News- 17th October

Monday 17th October '11

Every day the WildKat team scan the newspapers and blogs online to bring you a digested list of the day’s classical music.The New York TimesDrawing inspiration from RilkeThe conductor-less Orpheus Chamber Orchestra has long demonstrated …